Crop Protection

Growers aided by Pierce’s disease funding

The California Association of Winegrape Growers (CAWG) praised the recent inclusion of a $5 million one-year augmentation for the Pierce’s Disease Control Program (PDCP) in the 2017-18 state budget,... more

Crop load, better nutrient management curb bitter pit

Multiple years of studies in Pennsylvania grower orchards are providing additional clues for managing Honeycrisp in the orchard to prevent bitter pit following ... more

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FMC execs to speak at Farm to Market Conference 

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Focus put on nutrient use efficiency by Verdesian Life Sciences

Cary, North Carolina-based Verdesian Life Sciences has reformulated its mission, positioning statement and approach in order to create a more mission-... more »

California approves AVIV, new low-dose biofungicide

Israel-based biopesticides company STK Bio-ag technologies' new biofungicide AVIV, which has already been approved by 25 states in the U.S., has now b... more »

Job appointed USA business manager for STK Bio-ag

STK Bio-ag technologies, the Israel-based company in botanical-based and hybrid biopesticides for sustainable food protection and aquaculture, has app... more »

Nutrien rebrands affiliates, including Crop Production Services

Loveland, Colorado, based Nutrien Ltd. (Nutrien) has launched its newly branded retail business, Nutrien Ag Solutions. The name Nutrien Ag Solutions ... more »

California EPA approves registration for Isagro USA’s Taegro 2

Morrisville, California-based Isagro USA announces the approval by the California EPA of Taegro 2 broad-spectrum biofungicide, for use in a wide vari... more »

BASF launches new spray tool to help on-target applications

BASF launched its latest stewardship resource to assist growers with on-target applications this season – the  Engenia Herbicide Spray Tool.  Th... more »

Kemin Crop Technologies, Plant Products forge relationship

Des Moines, Iowa-based Kemin Crop Technologies, an initiative of Kemin Industries focused on providing solutions for commercial horticulture, announc... more »

Florida blueberry growers see blueberry gall midge damage

Brittany H. Lee, president, Florida Blueberry Growers Association (FBGA), has communicated with FBGA membership identifying a threat from blueberry ga... more »

Marrone Bio reports record full year 2017 financial results

Davis, California-based Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. ("MBI" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:MBII), a provider of bio-based pest management and plant health... more »


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