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Observers divided on growth of generic pesticides in 2009

2008 saw record prices for many farm commodities as well as record net farm income in the United States. Many farm chemical manufacturers also had successful years. But as commodity prices have tumbled closer to historic norms, farmers are looking for opportunities to reduce costs, and opinion is divided as to whether they'll seek to save money by turning to generic pesticides, with the decision likely riding on whether the farmer believes he'll get the best service if he switches brands.



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