Ag Input Suppliers Face Antitrust Lawsuit – DTN Jan 19, 2021
A new lawsuit alleges crop input manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers coordinated a boycott of online sales platforms such as Farmers Business Network and AgVend to prevent greater price transparency, a […]
China’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs published import approvals for five GM (genetically modified) corn and cotton traits on Jan. 11. Some were approvals for new traits, namely MZIR098, […]
Syngenta Moves on Atrazine Lawsuit – DTN Dec 3, 2020
Syngenta filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit that challenged EPA approval of its herbicide, atrazine.
Corn: Final Syngenta Payments Coming – DTN Dec 1, 2020
U.S. farmers still waiting for checks from the Syngenta corn settlement, can expect to see those payments in the next couple of months as a result of a court motion […]
Aprovia Top fungicide from Syngenta, a broad-spectrum disease control tool containing two highly efficacious active ingredients, recently was approved for use in California. Aprovia Top delivers a potent combination to […]
In an effort to stave off above-ground insect resistance, the EPA is proposing phasing out many current Bt corn hybrids, as well as some Bt cotton varieties, in the next […]
As the fall seed-buying season advances, EPA is facing a major time crunch on its dicamba herbicide decisions. The agency had originally vowed to have a re-registration decision for four […]
Dicamba: Request to Ban Post Emergence Use – DTN May 4, 2020
On April 28, the Association of American Pesticide Control Officials (AAPCO) sent EPA a letter asking that the agency consider banning postemergence use of four dicamba herbicides — XtendiMax (Bayer), Engenia […]
Syngenta recently received a label for their new formulation of paraquat sold under the trade name of Gramoxone 3SL.
Syngenta has received import approval for the Agrisure Duracade trait from the European Commission. The trait features a unique mode of action that controls corn rootworm (CRW) differently than other traits […]