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EU commits to public access to industry agchem studies

The European Commission has rejected calls for a ban on the herbicide, glyphosate, and for mandatory pesticide use-reduction targets, but has committed to allowing public access to industry studies submitted for agrochemical approvals. 
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Another US state limits dicamba spraying

The US state of Minnesota has set a June 20th cut-off date for spraying of dicamba herbicides on genetically modified soybeans and is banning applications when the air temperature exceeds or is forecast to exceed 85° F (29.4° C).

United States Herbicides & PGRs

MEPs seek action against glyphosate renewal

Three political parties in the European Parliament are calling for a lawsuit against the recent five-year renewal of the herbicide, glyphosate, and the setting up of a special committee to examine the wider EU assessment process for pesticides.

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US lawmakers upset with IARC over glyphosate review

US lawmakers are threatening to withdraw funding for the UN WHO’s international Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC).

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Mitsui/BASF agree broflanilide commercialisation deal

Mitsui Chemicals Agro and BASF have agreed a long-term deal for the commercialisation of Mitsui’s insecticide, broflanilide.
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US Supreme Court ignores Dow's $455 million appeal against Bayer

The US Supreme Court has declined to consider Dow AgroSciences' (part of DowDuPont) appeal of a lower court ruling that requires it to pay Bayer’s Crop Science division some $455 million for violating a patent agreement related to a gene used to convey tolerance to the herbicide, glufosinate-ammonium.

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DuPont/Sumitomo agree seed-applied technology deal

DuPont (part of DowDuPont) and Sumitomo Chemical have agreed a global deal to collaborate on the development, registration and commercialisation of seed-applied technologies for use in key crops around the world.

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Study predicts outcome of potential glyphosate ban

A study by UK and US researchers predicts that global restrictions on the use of glyphosate herbicide would result in annual farm income losses of some $6,757 million. 
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Mitsui/BASF agree broflanilide commercialisation deal

Mitsui Chemicals Agro and BASF have agreed a long-term deal for the commercialisation of Mitsui’s insecticide, broflanilide.
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Belchim/De Sangosse Italian distribution deal

Belgian company Belchim Crop Protection’s Italian subsidiary, Belchim Italia, is to distribute several products from French crop protection company De Sangosse (Agen) in Italy.
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Weak start for Nufarm in fiscal 2018

Adverse market impacts in Australia and Latin America weakened Nufarm’s performance during the first quarter of its fiscal year ending August 31st 2018. 
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Eurofins acquires EAG Laboratories

Contract research company Eurofins Scientific has acquired the US scientific services company, EAG Laboratories (San Diego, California). 
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EU commits to public access to industry agchem studies

The European Commission has rejected calls for a ban on the herbicide, glyphosate, and for mandatory pesticide use-reduction targets, but has committed to allowing public access to industry studies submitted for agrochemical approvals. 
EU European Commission Policy & Regulation

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Eastman files nematicide applications

US specialty chemical company Eastman (Kingsport, Tennessee) has submitted approval applications for the micro-encapsulated nematicide, Cedroz (geraniol + thymol), that it is developing with UK company Eden Research (Cirencester, Gloucestershire). 
Insecticides Europe

Bad weather hits crop sowings in Europe

High rainfall in northern Germany, northern Poland and Lithuania has delayed winter crop sowing, particularly for oilseed rape, says the latest crop bulletin from the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre.
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EFSA neonic/bee assessment delayed again

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) expects its updated risk assessments on the potential risks to bees from neonicotinoid pesticides to be finalised in February 2018.

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Seven new ISO agchem names OK'd

The ISO Technical Committee on Common Names for Pesticides has provisionally approved seven new active ingredient names, of which five come from Japanese companies. 

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BioGard unveils Nemguard bionematicide in Italy

Japanese CBC group’s European subsidiary, CBC Europe’s bioproducts company, Biogard, has presented its garlic extract-based nematicide, Nemguard, in Italy.
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FMC debuts Battle Delta herbicide in Italy

FMC launched its herbicide, Battle Delta (flufenacet 400 g/litre + diflufenican 200 g/litre), in Italy this autumn.
FMC Herbicides & PGRs

DuPont Pioneer offers more herbicide-tolerant soybeans

The DowDuPont seed subsidiary, DuPont Pioneer, is offering nearly 40 genetically modified soybean varieties with Monsanto’s Roundup Ready 2 Xtend (MON88708xMON89788) trait in the US for the 2018 season. 
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