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US tariffs force Albaugh to raise prices

US agrochemical and specialty chemical company, Albaugh (Ankeny, Iowa), has raised product prices following US President Trump administration’s imposition last month of an extra 10% tariff on imports of a long list of products from China.

United States China

New Zealand mulls biocontrol agent

The New Zealand government research organisation, Scion, has applied to the country’s Environmental Protection Authority for the release of the parasitoid wasp, Eadya daenerys, for the biological control of eucalyptus tortoise beetles (Paropsis charybdis) on eucalyptus trees.
New Zealand Biopesticides

Australia debuts new labelling against 2,4-D drift

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority has introduced new labelling for the phenoxy herbicide, 2,4-D, aimed at reducing the risk of spray drift damage.
Australia APVMA

South Australia to review GM crop ban

The government of the Australian state of South Australia has appointed economist and agriculture policy analyst Emeritus Professor Kym Anderson to undertake an independent review of the state's moratorium on genetically modified crops.

Australia Policy & Regulation

New Zealand OKs weed biocontrols

The New Zealand Environmental Protection Authority has approved an application to release two moth species as biocontrol agents against the weed, horehound (Marrubium vulgare).
New Zealand Biopesticides

New Zealand OKs weed biocontrols

The New Zealand Environmental Protection Authority has approved an application to release two moth species as biocontrol agents against the weed, horehound (Marrubium vulgare).

New Zealand Biologicals

Australian summer crop areas to fall

The area planted with summer crops in Australia is forecast to fall by 19.6% to 1.1 million acres in the 2018/19 season.
Australia

MBI in Asian distribution deal

The US biopesticide company, Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI - Davis, California), has entered into an agreement with the Vietnamese Hop Tri Investment Corporation to introduce three MBI biopesticides to Vietnam and Cambodia.
Deals Cambodia

Pesticide industry braces for new US tariffs

The Trump administration has followed through on its threat to levy new tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, including a long list of active ingredients and chemicals used by US pesticide manufacturers.
United States China

US pesticide industry warns of damage from Trump tariffs

US pesticide companies are urging the Trump administration to abandon a plan to impose 25% tariffs on an array of pesticide active ingredients and chemicals manufactured in China.
China United States

Australia OKs Monsanto GM canola tests

The Australian Office of the Gene Technology Regulator (OGTR) has concluded that Monsanto’s (now owned by Bayer) application to field test genetically modified herbicide-tolerant canola poses negligible risks to human health and the environment. 
Australia Input Traits

Australia approves Nuseed’s GM canola tests

The Australian Office of the Gene Technology Regulator (OGTR) has approved Nufarm seed subsidiary Nuseed’s application to field test genetically modified herbicide-tolerant and altered oil content canola. 
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