The consumption of agrochemicals in Argentina was increased to 3.8 million metric tons (MMT) in 2017, compared with the 3.6MMT in the previous years. The report highlighted that 69.5％ products were imported.
With the logistics services shut during the Chinese New Year in February this year, the pesticide technical and intermediate trading volume remained light in general as factories were not running at high capacity.
Up to $600 million has been set aside to aid in advancing agriculture among the world’s poorest farmers in Africa and Asia.
China plans to eliminate another 12 highly toxic pesticides from use within five years, state media reported late on Monday, as the government looks to improve the safety of its farm produce.
The 2016 China Crop Protection Contribution Award & Promotion Award was unveiled recently. Some 104 products have won awards, including 50 fungicides, 18 insecticides, 19 herbicides, seven plant regulators, one pesticide...
Indonesia to reduce tariffs on Australian raw sugar imports to the same concessional rate enjoyed by Thailand;Will improve Australias market access and support trade relationship between the two countries
Brazil has imported 17,000 tons of glyphosate in the first half of the year, according to a survey released by the portal Global Agrochemicals. The number shows a fall of over 70％ in comparison with the 58,000 tons that ...
Bee-based maths is helping teach swarms of drones to find weeds, while robotic mowers keep hedgerows in shape.
Following the European Union’s recent decision to impose a stringent maximum residue limit (MRL) for Tricyclazole, a fungicide used by farmers against a disease from December 31, 2017, rice exporters in the country have...
A Mexican researcher has developed a bioprocess for the production of plant hormones that lead to larger and juicier fruits, which is said to be 60％ cheaper than current methods.