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New Ag International will host the 3rd Biostimulants World Congress in Miami, 27-30 November 2017

A panel of prestigious international speakers will discuss the impact of Biostimulants on Plant Nutrition, Abiotic Stresses, Plant Growth and Development, as well as the various aspects of legislation on these products. Colmar (France) (PRWEB) September 21, 2017 The 3rd World Congress on Biostimulants in Agriculture is an international scientific and technical congress to review the latest knowle...

Global AntiTranspirant Market Research Report 20112023 [Report Updated: 31082017] Prices from USD $2500

SummaryAntitranspirants are compounds applied to the leaves of plants to reduce transpiration. They are used on Christmas trees, on cut flowers, on newly transplanted shrubs, and in other applications to preserve and protect plants from drying out too quickly. They have also been used to protect leaves from salt burn and fungal diseasesThe global AntiTranspirant market will reach Volume Million US...

Studying root traits could aid development of hardier crops

Roche Spanish plant becomes eighth solid dose site for Recipharm

Recipharm has acquired a Spanish manufacturing plant and signed a supply deal with former owner Roche for a range of solid dose products worth €35m a year.

American Farmer Uncovers Innovative New Solutions to Nitrogen Loss

DMG Productions to explore recent developments in enhanced efficiency fertilizers. (PRWEB) September 20, 2017 The award-winning producers behind the American Farmer series proudly announce a collaboration with Koch Agronomic Services (Koch) to feature new innovations aimed at helping farmers solve the problem of nitrogen loss. The upcoming episode is scheduled to broadcast first quarter 2018. Ame...

Cannabis Agricultural Biotech Company Front Range Biosciences Raises $3 Million in Bridge Round Funding

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Front Range Biosciences ("FRB" or the "Company") a leading agricultural biotech company that specializes in tissue culture propagation of high value crops, is pleased to announce it has raised $3 million in bridge round funding. This funding will go towards scaling FRB's processes, as well as expansion into California and other legal cannabis sta...

A Cereal Survives Heat and Drought

An international consortium has sequenced the genome of pearl millet, a staple food plant in the arid and semi-arid regions of Africa, India and Asia. Pearl millet is known for its high resistance to drought stress, but the molecular mechanisms behind this resistance have been rather unknown. The research team was able to sequence the genome of pearl millet along with an additional 994 breeding li...

RNA Discovery Could Help Boost Plant Heat, Drought Tolerance

Researchers at Texas A&M University, United States, have discovered a ribonucleic acid (RNA) that can increase the thale cress plant’s resistance to both drought and salt stress. "This is the first finding of a long non-coding RNA, or lncRNA, that regulates plant tolerance to adverse, non-physiological external factors," said Dr. Limiung Xiong, an associate professor. The discovery, he added, co...

Crowning the "King of the Crops": Sequencing the White Guinea Yam Genome

An international team of researchers has identified the regions in the genome of yams that determines sex in yams. Yams are one of the few flowering plants that have separate males and females, a trait called dioecy. Knowledge of this rare feature is vital for improving yam cultivars. Despite the fact that the tubers are a staple part of the diet in many parts of the world, the crop is relatively ...

Potash Fertilizers Market by Type Potassium Chloride, Sulphate of Potash, Potassium Nitrate, Crop Type Cereals Grains, Oil seeds Pulses, Fruits Vegetables, Application Method, Form, and Region Global Forecast to 2022 [Report Updated: 07092017] Prices

The potash fertilizers market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.49%.The global potash fertilizers market is estimated to be valued at USD 22.83 billion in 2017, and is projected to reach USD 28.45 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 4.49%. The potash fertilizers market is driven by the rise in need for higher productivity using limited land area and increase in applicability of potash fertilizers. The...

US FDA issues Dr Reddy's with Form 483 for UK plant

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has found problems at a Dr Reddy’s API plant in the UK.

Puracap's Wuhan site passes US FDA inspection prompted by ANDA

US regulators are satisfied a soft gelatin capsule plant in Wuhan, China is up to code according to Puracap Pharmaceutical LLC.

Iprodione: Global Product Intelligence (2016-2021)

LONDON, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- REPORT OBJECTIVES: The report "Iprodione: Global Product Intelligence (2016-2021)" provides market intelligence on the different segments of the agrochemical, based on type of formulation, crop type, pest, and geography. Market size and forecast (2016-2021) has been provided in terms of both, Value (000 USD) and Volume (000 KG) in the report. A detailed quali...

Connecting Plants and Society: The Shenzhen Declaration, a New Roadmap for Plant Sciences

This article reports on the Shenzhen Declaration for Plant Sciences, which came out of the XIX International Botanical Congress held in July 2017 in China. At the closing session of the Congress, nearly 7,000 plant scientists from 77 countries endorsed a declaration to focus their research and educational efforts on finding solutions to the growing challenges of our changing world. Central to the ...

Marsha Bro Named Executive General Manager for Kemin Crop Technologies

DES MOINES, Iowa, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kemin Crop Technologies, a venture business initiative of Kemin Industries focused on providing solutions for commercial horticulture, has appointed Marsha Bro to the newly created role of Executive General Manager, effective immediately. In this role, Bro will be responsible for growing the Crop Technologies portfolio while driving profit...

Global Sclareolide Market Data Survey Report 2025 [Report Updated: 30082017] Prices from USD $1500

SummarySclareolide is a sesquiterpene lactone Sclareolide: 9597% product derived from various plant sources including Salvia sclarea, Salvia yosgadensis, and cigar tobacco. It is a close analog of sclareol, a plant antifungal compound. It is used as a fragrance in cosmetics and has been more recently marketed as a weight loss supplement, though there is no clinical evidence to support this effect....

Bayer halts non-US sales of its contraceptive implant

German drugs and pesticides group Bayer AG said in a statement on its French website that it would stop selling its contraceptive implant, Essure, in countries other than the United States. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Bayer AG is pictured at the Bayer Healthcare subgroup production plant in Wuppertal February 24, 2014.

Global Sclareolide Market Research Report 20112023 [Report Updated: 25082017] Prices from USD $1800

SummarySclareolide is a sesquiterpene lactone Sclareolide: 9597% product derived from various plant sources including Salvia sclarea, Salvia yosgadensis, and cigar tobacco. It is a close analog of sclareol, a plant antifungal compound. It is used as a fragrance in cosmetics and has been more recently marketed as a weight loss supplement, though there is no clinical evidence to support this effect....

Portable DNA Sequencers Help African Farmers Fight Crop Disease

Scientists at the University of Western Australia (UWA) are helping farmers in East Africa use new portable DNA sequencing technology to fight diseases that affect cassava crops. The device, called the MinION, was developed by the United Kingdom-based company Oxford Nanopore. It is being used by the researchers to get real-time data on what strain of virus is destroying the cassava crops of farmer...

Crowning the “King of the Crops”: Sequencing the White Guinea Yam Genome

GMO Cassava Could Help Nigerian Farmers Prolong Crop Storage

Nigeria’s National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) is currently reviewing an application from the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) to conduct confined field trials for a cassava variety genetically engineered to prolong root storage. Scientists at the IITA said the field trial poses no threat to the nation. The information gained from the trial, they say, will give cass...

Film Director James Cameron and Suzy Amis Cameron Launch Verdient Foods Inc., an Investment in the Saskatchewan Agricultural Sector

Launching today is the Camerons’ Verdient Foods Inc., whose goal is to become the largest organic pea protein fractionation facility in North America Oscar-winning film director and Canadian native James Cameron and his wife Suzy Amis Cameron announced today the formation of Verdient Foods Inc. On September 18, 2017, Verdient Foods will open a new pu...

North American Vegetarian Society Celebrates World Vegetarian Day on October 1 with Contest Kick-off

DOLGEVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vegetarians and interested individuals from around the globe will be joining with the North American Vegetarian Society on October 1st, 2014, for the annual celebration of World Vegetarian Day. Since its inception in 1977, the event has commemorated the health-supporting and life affirming benefits of vegetarianism. World Vegetarian Day is the annua...

Innovative Partnership Forged Between LSU AgCenter And GB Sciences To Advance The Understanding Of The Cannabis Plant

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- GB Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) announces that Louisiana State University (LSU) AgCenter has signed their agreement with GB Sciences Louisiana, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GB Sciences, Inc., for the production of medical cannabis products for qualifying patients.  In compliance with the Alison Neustrom Act, GB Sciences will produce medical ...

GMO Answers Launches Online Video Contest

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- GMO Answers today previews its annual "Get to Know GMOs Month" with the launch of an online video submission contest. The GMO Innovation Contest is designed to encourage anyone to "Get to Know GMOs" by showcasing real-world problems facing our food supply and food production system that could be solved using GMOs and biotechnology though an int...

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