Crop Protection http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6011/more en Syngenta unveils new fungicide product line: Miravis http://farmindustrynews.com/fungicide/syngenta-unveils-new-fungicide-product-line-miravis <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>This week, Syngenta announced Miravis fungicide as the brand name for the fungicide product line containing the new active ingredient, Adepidyn&trade; fungicide, which is currently under regulatory review.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/fungicide/syngenta-unveils-new-fungicide-product-line-miravis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicide Fungicides Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:06:21 +0000 86911 at http://farmindustrynews.com New technology offers ALS-resistant weed control in wheat http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/new-technology-offers-als-resistant-weed-control-wheat <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>From searching for profitability in depressed wheat prices to deciding among countless input options, wheat growers have a lot on their plates as they look to 2017. While herbicide resistance has been an issue, ALS-resistant weeds have become a more prevalent threat to U.S. wheat production.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/new-technology-offers-als-resistant-weed-control-wheat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicide Wheat Wed, 16 Nov 2016 20:45:20 +0000 86841 at http://farmindustrynews.com Valent expands grower financing program with John Deere financial http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/valent-expands-grower-financing-program-john-deere-financial <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/valent-expands-grower-financing-program-john-deere-financial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicide Herbicides Tue, 15 Nov 2016 18:08:01 +0000 86811 at http://farmindustrynews.com Monsanto’s Xtendimax herbicide with Vaporgrip technology approved by EPA for in-crop use http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/monsanto-s-xtendimax-herbicide-vaporgrip-technology-approved-epa-crop-use <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>Monsanto Company announced that the EPA has approved XtendiMax herbicide with VaporGrip Technology, a low-volatility dicamba herbicide, for in-crop use with Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans and Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton. This significant milestone will provide farmers the opportunity to utilize dicamba in the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System in 2017.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/monsanto-s-xtendimax-herbicide-vaporgrip-technology-approved-epa-crop-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicide Herbicides Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:20:17 +0000 86781 at http://farmindustrynews.com Dow AgroSciences, U.S. farmers disagree with U.S. EPA proposal to revoke Chlorpyrifos tolerances http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticide/dow-agrosciences-us-farmers-disagree-us-epa-proposal-revoke-chlorpyrifos-tolerances <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>In its release today of a pre-publication copy of the Notice of Data Availability (NODA) related to its assessment of the human health risks associated with the insecticide chlorpyrifos, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took another step toward finalizing its proposal to revoke all food tolerances for this critical tool for U.S. agriculture.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticide/dow-agrosciences-us-farmers-disagree-us-epa-proposal-revoke-chlorpyrifos-tolerances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insecticide Insecticides Thu, 10 Nov 2016 21:08:25 +0000 86731 at http://farmindustrynews.com FMC announces launch of new Topguard EQ Fungicide Premix http://farmindustrynews.com/fungicide/fmc-announces-launch-new-topguard-eq-fungicide-premix <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>First to combine azoxystrobin with FMC&rsquo;s patented flutriafol to target frogeye leaf spot, blight and other major diseases in areas facing strobilurin resistance.</p> <p>FMC Corporation announces the launch of a new fungicide premix called Topguard EQ fungicide that provides long-lasting disease control and plant health benefits in corn, soybeans, wheat, pecans and more than 20 other crops.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/fungicide/fmc-announces-launch-new-topguard-eq-fungicide-premix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fungicide Fungicides Thu, 10 Nov 2016 12:52:20 +0000 86711 at http://farmindustrynews.com Record amount of nutrients removed from U.S. soils this summer http://farmindustrynews.com/fertilizer/record-amount-nutrients-removed-us-soils-summer <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>Growers around the country should remember they&rsquo;re removing more than just record yields from their fields this harvest season.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/fertilizer/record-amount-nutrients-removed-us-soils-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fertilizer Nutrient Supply Thu, 10 Nov 2016 12:50:05 +0000 86701 at http://farmindustrynews.com BASF and FMC Corporation announce agreement to bring next generation of crop care to the corn furrow http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticide/basf-and-fmc-corporation-announce-agreement-bring-next-generation-crop-care-corn-furro-0 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>BASF&nbsp;and FMC Corporation announced an agreement that brings novel in-furrow crop protection products to the U.S. corn market. The companies will integrate their market-leading insect and disease protection technologies into new products formulated with the convenient LFR patented technology from FMC.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticide/basf-and-fmc-corporation-announce-agreement-bring-next-generation-crop-care-corn-furro-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insecticide Insecticides Mon, 07 Nov 2016 12:49:37 +0000 86591 at http://farmindustrynews.com Where do scientists find novel tools? http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/where-do-scientists-find-novel-tools <div class="node-body blog-body">In the biotech world, you never really know where a new idea will turn up. For example, soured milk could be worth millions.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/where-do-scientists-find-novel-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/where-do-scientists-find-novel-tools#comments Insecticide Syngenta Farm Industry News Blog Wed, 02 Nov 2016 19:05:00 +0000 86461 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Finding biotech products for use in key crops isn&#39;t always a straightforward process.</p> A little perspective on atrazine http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/little-perspective-atrazine <div class="field-deck"> Retired toxicologist with Syngenta shares insight into the required processes at EPA for reregistration of the popular herbicide. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Retired toxicologist with Syngenta shares insight into the required processes at EPA for reregistration of the popular herbicide.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/little-perspective-atrazine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/little-perspective-atrazine#comments Herbicide Syngenta Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:03:00 +0000 86211 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Corn and sorghum growers know the value of atrazine to their farm businesses and many have submitted public comments to EPA as part of the ecological reregistration process.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt