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Canada to OK ISK’s tolpyralate

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has proposed the registration of Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha’s (ISK) herbicide, Tolypyralate 400SC (tolpyralate 400 g/litre), for use on maize, sweetcorn and popcorn.

Herbicides & PGRs Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha

Dow appeals $455 million patent dispute to US Supreme Court

Dow AgroSciences (part of DowDuPont) has asked the US Supreme Court to review and reverse a federal 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. 

Legal Dow AgroSciences

US EPA to OK mosquito biopesticide

The US EPA proposes to approve US company MosquitoMate’s (Lexington, Kentucky) mosquito biocontrol product, ZAP Males (Wolbachia pipientis ZAP strain). 
Biologicals United States

Dow to debut Enlist One herbicide in US

Dow AgroSciences (part of DowDuPont) is to introduce the herbicide, Enlist One (2,4-D choline), for use on genetically modified herbicide-tolerant Enlist maize, soybeans and cotton in the US in 2018. 
Herbicides & PGRs Dow AgroSciences

BASF to debut Zidua SC in Canada

BASF is to introduce the herbicide, Zidua SC (Kumiai Chemical’s pyroxasulfone), for use on maize and soybeans in Canada for the 2018 season following its recent registration. 
Herbicides & PGRs Canada

Monsanto presses US state of Arkansas over dicamba ban

Monsanto is urging the US state of Arkansas to reject a call to severely restrict use of the herbicide, dicamba, and warning that it may turn to the courts if the proposal is adopted. 

Operations United States

CropLife America

The US industry association, CropLife America (CLA), has appointed Ethan Mathews as director of government relations. 
People United States

US EPA to OK DuPont herbicide for Enlist maize

The US EPA proposes to approve DuPont’s (part of DowDuPont) herbicide, Assure II (quizalofop-P-ethyl), on Dow AgroSciences’ (part of DowDuPont) genetically modified herbicide-tolerant Enlist maize (DAS40278). 
Herbicides & PGRs United States

US EPA may move to restrict dicamba

The US EPA may impose new restrictions on the herbicide, dicamba, in response to complaints from farmers in more than a dozen states about drift damage from the herbicide.
United States Policy & Regulation

Canada OKs Bayer’s indaziflam for ornamentals

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has approved Bayer Crop Science division’s indaziflam-based herbicides, Specticle SC and Specticle G, for the control of annual grasses and broadleaf weeds in field grown and container grown ornamentals.
Herbicides & PGRs Bayer CropScience

USDA sued for failing to release GMO disclosure study

The USDA has been hit with a lawsuit alleging that it has violated the federal GMO disclosure law by failing to release a required consumer study of the potential technological challenges consumers may face if they have to rely on electronic or digital methods to access information about genetically modified food ingredients.
United States USDA

US approval for Dow's Elevore

Dow AgroSciences has received US approval for its herbicide, Elevore (halauxifen-methyl – trade-marked as Arylex 69 g/litre), for pre-plant use in maize, soybeans and cotton. 
Herbicides & PGRs United States
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