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Soybeans: Syngenta and Dow Enter Licensing Agreement for Enlist Technology

Soybeans: Syngenta and Dow Enter Licensing Agreement for Enlist Technology

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 7, 2017

Syngenta announced today (August 7, 2017) that it has entered into non-exclusive licensing agreements with Dow AgroSciences LLC and M.S. Technologies, L.L.C. for the Enlist E3 Event in soybeans in the United States, Canada and Latin America, and the Conkesta

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Dow Agrees to Sell Brazil Corn Seed Assets to CITIC Agri Fund – $1.1Bln

Dow Agrees to Sell Brazil Corn Seed Assets to CITIC Agri Fund – $1.1Bln

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jul 12, 2017

The Dow Chemical Company has entered into a definitive agreement with CITIC Agri Fund to divest a select portion of Dow AgroSciences’ corn seed business in Brazil for a purchase price of $1.1 billion. The scope of the divestiture includes

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Soybeans: Solid IPM Plan Needed to Fight Soybean Looper and Corn Earworm

Soybeans: Solid IPM Plan Needed to Fight Soybean Looper and Corn Earworm

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 28, 2017

Southern soybean farmers are preparing for another season of insect infestations. Corn earworm and soybean looper have the potential to take the biggest bite out of yields this season. Effective control begins with diligent and frequent scouting and establishing a

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Corn Insect Bt Technologies Offer Cost Effective, Proactive Protection

Corn Insect Bt Technologies Offer Cost Effective, Proactive Protection

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Farmers looking for ways to bolster profit margins, including reducing input costs, often think about planting non-Bt corn. But there are strong reasons not to cut Bt trait technology. Not only are Bt technologies one of the best proactive ways to protect corn yield,

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China Approves Import of Dow’s Enlist Trait in Corn – DTN

China Approves Import of Dow’s Enlist Trait in Corn – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Dow AgroSciences’ Enlist weed control system continued its path toward full commercialization Wednesday after China granted import approval to its corn trait.   Corn hybrids with the Enlist trait, which grants tolerance to 2,4-D choline and glyphosate, will now be

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Dow Enlist Corn Available in U.S. for 2018; China Approves Import

Dow Enlist Corn Available in U.S. for 2018; China Approves Import

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 14, 2017

Enlist corn will be commercially available in the United States for the 2018 growing season. Dow AgroSciences announced the launch today after the Ministry of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China approved the import of grain produced from corn

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Cotton and Sorghum: Transform WG Insecticide Gets Section 18 Emergency Use Exemptions

Cotton and Sorghum: Transform WG Insecticide Gets Section 18 Emergency Use Exemptions

👤From a Press Release 🕔May 4, 2017

Dow AgroSciences has received Section 18 emergency use exemptions from EPA for Transform WG insecticide in select states for the 2017 production season. The Section 18 emergency use exemptions come as welcome news to cotton and sorghum growers. States receiving a

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Sorghum: Commercial Varieties with Built-in Resistance to Sugarcane Aphid – DTN

Sorghum: Commercial Varieties with Built-in Resistance to Sugarcane Aphid – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Mar 4, 2017

American sorghum varieties are surprisingly well equipped to take on the sugarcane aphid, according to a Kansas State researcher.   “It’s very unusual to have such a large number of commercially available sorghum lines expressing what are almost certainly completely

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Corn Insect Control: Dow’s PowerCore and SmartStax Offer More Choices

Corn Insect Control: Dow’s PowerCore and SmartStax Offer More Choices

👤From a Press Release 🕔Mar 2, 2017

Corn growers make big decisions that impact yield and profitability long before planters roll into spring fields. Selecting the right insect trait technology is one of those choices, and growers now have an opportunity to take a more prescriptive approach

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Cotton: EPA Registers Enlist Duo for Phytogen Cottonseed, Controversy Continues – DTN

Cotton: EPA Registers Enlist Duo for Phytogen Cottonseed, Controversy Continues – DTN

👤By Pam Smith DTN Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor 🕔Jan 16, 2017

Cotton growers are one step closer to another herbicide trait technology for use in 2017. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has registered Enlist Duo, a premix of 2,4-D choline and glyphosate for postemergence use on Enlist cotton varieties, which will

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