Crop Protection Related News

Performance Plants Announces Key Advancement of Drought Tolerant Cotton in Bayer Crop Science Product Development Collaboration

Kingston, Ontario, Canada (August 9, 2017)—Performance Plants Inc. (PPI), a leading developer of agricultural biotechnologies for crop improvement world-wide, announces that the company has reached an important crop performance target in the development of drought tolerant and high-yielding cotton for [...]

Oxitec Launching Friendly™ Aedes Project in Juiz de Fora, Brazil

OXFORD, England, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxitec Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), today announced Oxitec do Brasil has signed a contract to launch the Friendly™ Aedes Project in Juiz de Fora, Brazil. Juiz de Fora becomes the second [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

AgriMetis Announces Publication of Spinosyn Analog Patent Applications

LUTHERVILLE, MD, March 20, 2017 – AgriMetis, LLC is pleased to announce that the first international patent applications covering its insecticide portfolio of novel spinosyns have published. AgriMetis has validated its ability to discover and develop new innovative agricultural chemical [...]

By | March 26th, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

Zio Fungicide, Developed by AgBiome, Receives EPA Registration

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (March 20, 2017) – AgBiome announces today Zio™ fungicide has been approved by the EPA. This new biological fungicide will be marketed by SePRO and was developed by AgBiome, Inc.  “SePRO’s knowledge of the turf and [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

AgBiome Receives Inaugural 2016 Innovation Award

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (January 26, 2017) –  AgBiome was recently named a most innovative startup by AgFunder as part of its Innovation Awards, a program created to recognize companies introducing transformative technology to drive agriculture forward. The awards are [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

Agrimetis Raises $23.5 Million In Series B Funding

LUTHERVILLE, MD, January 8, 2017 – AgriMetis LLC, a private company innovating Agricultural crop protection products, announced today the completion of a $20 million Series B raise that was oversubscribed resulting in a $23.5 million series B financing. The financing [...]

By | January 20th, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|