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  • Breaking News: Koppert Secures €140 Million Strategic Investment from HAL Investments to Propel Global Growth

    Breaking News: Koppert Secures €140 Million Strategic Investment from HAL Investments to Propel Global Growth

    We are thrilled to share groundbreaking news from the agricultural and horticultural industry: Koppert, a leading provider of sustainable solutions, has secured a strategic investment of €140 million in preferred share capital from HAL Investments. This significant investment will be instrumental in accelerating Koppert’s global expansion and fostering innovation in the field of biological pest…

  • Koppert’s Mirical Wins Top Prize for Sustainable Innovation in Fruit Logistica Award

    Koppert’s Mirical Wins Top Prize for Sustainable Innovation in Fruit Logistica Award

    Koppert’s groundbreaking release system for Mirical, its biological solution, clinched the top honor at the Fruit Logistica Innovation Award Technology. The award, bestowed in Berlin on February 9 by Messe Berlin GmbH and Fruitnet Media International, recognizes exceptional innovations across the fruit and vegetable supply chain. Tim Bossinga, Koppert’s product manager, emphasized the company’s commitment…

  • BioAg World Digest Fall Magazine 2023- Insights

    BioAg World Digest Fall Magazine 2023- Insights

    In the ever-evolving realm of agriculture, the BioAgWorldDigest Magazine 2023 is quietly reshaping the landscape, one rooted in sustainability, innovation, and environmental consciousness. The BioAg sector, propelled by the rise of biological inputs, is at the forefront of this transformative journey. Join us on a captivating exploration of key insights and breakthroughs uncovered at the…

  • Pam’s Reflection : Biologicals are a Powerful Tool to Reduce Carbon Footprint

    Pam’s Reflection : Biologicals are a Powerful Tool to Reduce Carbon Footprint

    As the BAW Digest readers undoubtedly know, biologicals (Biopesticides/biocontrol, biostimulants, biofertilizers/bionutrients) have been experiencing double digit growth. The growth is driven by consumer demands on the food supply chain for sustainability and transparency, increased return on investment, restrictions on chemicals, the high cost of chemical fertilizers, and resistance and residue management. Various reports estimate that…

  • Women In Agriculture- Annett Rozek

    Women In Agriculture- Annett Rozek

    Annett Rozek, CSO Terramera Annett is a seasoned technology leader with 20+ years of experience in driving innovation and cross-disciplinary collaboration. She has a proven track record of spearheading new initiatives and taking them to the next level through rigorous testing and refinement. Annett started as a Senior Scientist at Inimex Pharmaceuticals and contributed to…

  • Giuseppe to the Point

    Giuseppe to the Point

    The agricultural industry is undergoing a profound transformation, driven by a growing emphasis on sustainable practices and environmental responsibility. One of the key drivers of this change is the adoption of biological inputs, such as biopesticides and biostimulants. Biofertilizers are still somehow behind, but I’m sure not far from now biofertilizers will be on the…

  • Biobest finalizes a deal with Aqua Capital and GIC, successfully completing the acquisition of Biotrop in Brazil

    Biobest finalizes a deal with Aqua Capital and GIC, successfully completing the acquisition of Biotrop in Brazil

    Biobest Group N.V. (“Biobest”), in collaboration with Aqua Capital, GIC, and the management of Biotrop, has successfully concluded the acquisition of Biotrop Participações S.A. (“Biotrop”), a prominent player in Brazil’s rapidly growing market for biologicals. This strategic move positions Biotrop as an integral part of Biobest Group, aligning with the overarching goal of entering the…

  • Invasive Species Corp., led by Marrone, secures $2.5 million in pre-seed funding from Silverstrand Capital in Singapore

    Invasive Species Corp., led by Marrone, secures $2.5 million in pre-seed funding from Silverstrand Capital in Singapore

    Invasive Species Corp., a biological controls firm based in Davis, has successfully concluded a $2.5 million pre-seed funding round provided by Silverstrand Capital, a Singapore-based investor. Pam Marrone, the executive chairperson and co-founder of Invasive Species Corp., revealed that the investment will be allocated to the commercialization of some existing products and the development of…

  • Hello Nature’s 2023 reveal video highlights new projects and solutions focusing on soil health and  regenerative agriculture.

    Hello Nature’s 2023 reveal video highlights new projects and solutions focusing on soil health and regenerative agriculture.

    HELLO NATURE, a leading company in the research and production of sustainable solutions in agriculture, just released a video showcasing pioneering approaches to regenerative agriculture and soil health. This release comes one year after the company’s last video: during this period Hello Nature worked hard to develop new strategies and solutions to address big challenges…

  • American Vanguard Expands Latin American Presence by Acquiring Punto Verde in Ecuador

    American Vanguard Expands Latin American Presence by Acquiring Punto Verde in Ecuador

    American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE: AVD) announced today that its subsidiary AMVAC LATAM has acquired Punto Verde, a well-established distributor in Guayaquil, Ecuador, to strengthen its product portfolio and market access in the Latin American region. AMVAC LATAM is a key player in the Latin American agricultural sector and has become a leader in the commercialization…