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  • TOLTEK: Groundbreaking Bio-Fungicide for Cereals Seed Treatment

    Certis Biologicals and Certis Belchim are thrilled to announce the launch of their groundbreaking bio-fungicide formulation, TOLTEK, for seed treatment in cereals. TOLTEK is the first bio-fungicide registered in Europe specifically targeting Take-All disease in cereals and will be distributed by Certis Belchim. This achievement is the result of a five-year co-development project between Certis…

  • Groundbreaking of BASF’s New Fermentation Plant for Biological Crop Protection Products

    BASF has initiated construction on a new fermentation facility in Ludwigshafen for the production of biological and biotechnology-driven crop protection solutions. Scheduled for completion in the latter part of 2025, the plant will focus on manufacturing biological fungicides and seed treatment products. Additionally, BASF aims to produce the primary component of Inscalis®, an innovative insecticide…

  • Successful Farming Highlights Meristem’s Launch of EPA-Approved METALAXYL ST with Bio-Capsule at Commodity Classic

    Meristem’s introduction of EPA-approved METALAXYL ST via the Bio-Capsule garnered attention from Successful Farming (SF) as one of seven notable new products unveiled at this year’s Commodity Classic in Houston, Texas. In an article by SF reporter Noah Rohlfing, the event was praised for its array of new products, with over 15 companies presenting from…

  • Economic Evaluation of Biological Products in Coinoculation for Bean Production

    An economic assessment conducted by Embrapa Arroz e Feijão investigated the utilization of biological products through coinoculation to replace nitrogen fertilizers in bean cultivation across Goiás and Minas Gerais states. The study demonstrated return rates on investment ranging from 190% to 214% for commercial crops and 113% for family farming. Comparatively, the total production costs…

  • Breakthrough: Vestaron’s BASIN Insecticide Now Registered in Mexico and the US

    Vestaron Corporation, a leading provider of eco-friendly agricultural crop protection solutions, is pleased to announce that the active ingredient of BASIN insecticide has been granted registration by COFEPRIS (Federal Commission for Protection against Sanitary Risk) in Mexico. This notable accomplishment follows closely on the heels of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) granting unconditional…

  • Biotalys and Novonesis Revolutionize Crop Protection with EVOCA NG Collaboration

    Ghent, BELGIUM – Biotalys (Euronext – BTLS) and Novonesis have joined forces to introduce a game-changing solution to the world of agriculture. Through their collaborative efforts, they unveil EVOCA NG, a revolutionary biofungicide set to transform crop protection practices globally. This landmark partnership between Biotalys, a pioneer in protein-based biocontrol solutions, and Novonesis, a renowned…

  • Certis Biologicals and SDS Biotech K.K. Join Forces to Accelerate Biological Crop Protection Solutions

    Certis Biologicals and SDS Biotech K.K. have recently formed a strategic alliance aimed at revolutionizing the agriculture sector by expediting the development and deployment of biological crop protection products. Leveraging SDS Biotech’s expertise in research, development, and production alongside Certis Biologicals’ proficiency in commercialization, the collaboration seeks to address the pressing challenges faced by growers…

  • DPH Biologicals Redefines Agricultural Innovation with BioAgonomics™ Approach

    DPH Biologicals, based in Houston, Texas, announced at the 2024 Commodity Classic agricultural trade show its commitment to advancing the understanding of the value of biologicals in agriculture. Mick Messman, President and CEO, emphasized their science-driven approach and unveiled plans for a multi-year initiative to quantify the comprehensive benefits of biological solutions. They aim to…

  • ICL Expands Manufacturing Capabilities and Product Portfolio through Acquisition of Nitro 1000

    ICL, a leading global specialty minerals company, has acquired Nitro 1000, a Brazilian manufacturer specializing in biologicals, for approximately $30 million. This strategic move not only enhances ICL’s presence in the biologicals market but also broadens its product offerings, positioning the company for further growth in new and adjacent end-markets. Nitro 1000’s products, tailored for…

  • Setting Sail: INI Farms Expands India’s Global Footprint in Fruit Exports

    Embark on a groundbreaking journey with INI Farms as they set new horizons in India’s agricultural exports. In a historic move, INI Farms, a part of the esteemed AgroStar group, proudly launches the first-ever shipment of ‘Kimaye’ pomegranates to the United States, marking a pivotal moment in India’s global trade. Travelling an impressive 20,000 kilometers…