Insects

Learn about aphid management in vegetable crops

Aphids are one of the most common pests across many crops, therefore it's worth learning a bit about them to be able to improve their management. T... more »

Gates-led funding spurs new chemical company to focus on developing nations

Aiming to kick-start the crop protection industry’s stalled R&D pipelines to develop novel, safer products for the global farming community, En... more »

USDA reopens pale cyst nematode public comment period

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has again reopened the comment period on the protocols for r... more »

FMC has new precision agriculture platform for preemptive pest control

FMC has announced a precision agriculture platform designed to enable farmers to more accurately predict pest pressure before it becomes problematic. ... more »

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GROPRO adds bio crop protection line, including nematicide

Nematodes are one of the most destructive forces in agriculture, causing over 5% of total crop loss and exceeding $10 billion in losses annually. F... more »

HELM Agro adds sales agronomist for Midwest region

HELM Agro US has hired Brock Waggoner to serve as sales agronomist for its Midwest region services. HELM offers a variety of herbicides and pestici... more »

Colorado Potato Beetle

New Colorado potato beetle insecticide coming from Bayer

The Crop Science division of Bayer recently announced the registration of the active ingredient, tetraniliprole. It will be launched commercially in t... more »

Syngenta announces new nematicide/fungicide technology

Syngenta has announced a Tymirium, a new novel nematicide and fungicide technology platform under development for seed- and soil-applied usage. Tym... more »

EPA approves new pesticide from FMC

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently granted FMC Corporation registration for Elevest insect control in a broad range of crops inc... more »

Certis USA announces new regional manager for central plains

Biopesticide provider Certis USA announced that Matt Hostetler has joined as Central Plains Regional Manager. Hostetler will be responsible for the... more »


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