Explore the Effects of Biologicals on Plants

There are three primary effects that biologicals have on plants: communication between the plant and the microbe, changes in plant gene expression and physiological...

Biologicals Create a World of Difference in Developing Countries

It all started with a church mission trip. I wanted to make a difference, and I wanted to give back — still do. In...

Get a Holistic Perspective of Biologicals’ Many Benefits

Many talk about the benefits of biologicals being more environmentally friendly and leading to healthier, strong plants. But what specifically is at work to...

Seven Pillars to Creating a Successful Biological Company

In the past 17 years, since Advanced Biological Marketing’s inception, I have seen more changes in the biological market than I care to track....

Biologicals: Wading Through the Registration Waters

Working in a world of regulation can be difficult, especially with regard to biologicals and whether or not certain products must be registered. There’s...

Communicating with Plants

Talking to plants is something we tend to think of as fantasy, but in the world of biologicals, it’s happening every day. Trichoderma is a...

Focused Microbial Diversity and Smart Selection

There is more and more science supporting the role biologicals play in plant health and performance. A growing body of scientific literature shows these...

Six Common Pitfalls to Avoid

Unlike molecules, biologicals are living organisms and can be killed or rendered ineffective if not properly handled from storage to application. As this sector...

Use Science to Build the Integrity of Biologicals

When I think about the biological space as a whole, I see tremendous potential for the industry. There’s the increased need for higher yields...

Biologicals Benefit from Scientific Advancements

Since the introduction of biologicals, the industry has witnessed tremendous advancements with one of the major contributors being the use of increased intelligence and...

What Exactly Is a Biological?

It’s the buzzword in the industry right now, but what exactly constitutes a “biological” is a bit fuzzy. Microbials, biofungicides, bioinsecticides, bioherbicides, biostimulants, biorationals,...

Focused on Below-Ground Synergies

Since the hybridization of corn, followed by the development of genetically modified crops and the race to improve crop genetics, little attention has been...