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BASF/Kaiima to collaborate on herbicide tolerance trait discovery

BASF and Israeli plant genetics and breeding technology company Kaiima Bio-Agritech (Lower Galilee) have agreed a collaboration for the discovery of novel herbicide tolerance traits to develop new weed control systems.
Deals BASF

Bayer/Netafim deal on drip application technology

Bayer’s Crop Science division and Israeli company Netafim are co-operating on supplying “enhanced” crop protection application technology.

Bayer CropScience Deals

Evogene/Monsanto collaboration advances

The Israeli biotechnology company, Evogene (Rehovot), has reached an important milestone in its collaboration with Monsanto on the identification of genes for resistance to stalk rot (Fusarium spp) in maize. 
R&D Deals

Stockton/Seipasa partner on biofungicide for US

The Israeli biopesticide company, Stockton (Tel Aviv), and the Spanish biopesticide firm, Seipasa (Valencia), have entered into an agreement to introduce a Bacillus subtilis-based biofungicide/bactericide into the US. 
Deals Biologicals

Eden/Sipcam agree commercial and development deals

Sipcam-Oxon has agreed to invest in UK company Eden Research (Cirencester, Gloucestershire) and has signed several commercial and development deals.
Deals Sipcam Oxon

Dow/DJI deal on crop protection drones

Dow AgroSciences has agreed with Chinese drone maker DJI Innovation Technology (Shenzhen) to work on the research and application of crop protection drones and technology.
Deals Dow AgroSciences

DuPont Pioneer/ERS Genomics in CRISPR-Cas deal

DuPont seed subsidiary DuPont Pioneer has entered into a technology licensing agreement with Irish genomics firm ERS Genomics (Dublin).
Deals DuPont

Adama/RiceTec expand rice partnership

Adama Agricultural Solutions and the US rice company, RiceTec (Houston, Texas), have agreed to extend their US partnership to develop a non-genetically modified system of herbicide-tolerant rice to farmers worldwide. 
Deals Adama Agricultural Solutions

Mergers, acquisitions and deals in 2017

A monthly listing of the mergers, acquisitions and deals in 2017, with links to the original articles.

M&A Deals

Kumiai/PI Industries to form Indian joint venture

Kumiai Chemical and Indian company Pl Industries have agreed to establish a 50:50 joint venture, Pl Kumiai, in India.
Deals Operations

Aarti Industries in intermediate supply deal

Indian specialty chemical company Aarti Industries has entered into a multi-year contract with an unnamed global agriculture company to supply a “high-value” agrochemical intermediate for use in herbicides.

VIB creates biologicals spin-off Aphea.Bio

Belgian research institute VIB (Ghent) and the Belgian universities, Ghent University and KU Leuven, have launched an agricultural biologicals spin-off, Aphea.Bio, located in Ghent.
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