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EU may seek more Bayer-Monsanto Concessions

20.12.2017 - The European Commission is apparently not entirely satisfied with the concessions Bayer and Monsanto have offered in exchange for approval of their proposed $66 billion merger...

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Monsanto Licenses ToolGen’s CRISPR Technology

22.08.2017 - Monsanto has signed a global licensing agreement with South Korean biotech ToolGen, gaining access to its CRISPR gene-editing technology. Financial terms were not disclosed. "This...

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US States Restrict Monsanto’s Dicamba

20.07.2017 - The US state of Tennessee has become the fourth to place restrictions on the use of Monsanto’s dicamba, due to damages the herbicide is said to cause to crops not genetically...

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Health Canada Mulls Imidacloprid Ban

02.12.2016 - Health Canada is inviting comments through the end of February 2017 on its preliminary plans to ban the chemical imidacloprid, an active ingredient in neonicotinoid-based...

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Solvay in Vietnamese Fertilizer Venture

10.11.2016 - Solvay and Petrovietnam Ca Mau Fertilizer Joint Stock Company (PVCFC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Nov. 2 to launch eco-friendly fertilizers that are designed to...

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GM Crop Yields not Higher, Analysis Claims

01.11.2016 - Genetic modification of crops in North America has not increased crop yields or led to a reduction in the use of chemical crop protectants – in particular compared with Europe...

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Two US States to Rein in Neonic Pesticides

31.08.2016 - As the US agriculture sector awaits a final opinion from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the threat to bee populations from neonicotinoid-based pesticides (neonics)...

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BASF Opens new German Ag Research Center

27.04.2016 - BASF has opened a new R&D center at its crop protection division’s headquarters in Limburgerhof, Germany, to serve as hub of expertise for biological crop protection and seeds. The...

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