Argentina OKs BASF/Embrapa Cultivance soybeans
Argentina has authorised the commercial planting of BASF’s and the Brazilian agricultural research corporation, the Embrapa’s, imidazolinone herbicide-tolerant (CV127) Cultivance soybeans. The Ministry of Agriculture granted the approval to BASF through Resolution 1109/2013. The companies aim nationwide launch of the soybeans in 2015, pending import approvals in key export markets, BASF told Agrow. No brand name has yet been adopted, but all products will carry the initials CV.