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STK and BASF agree Timorex Gold deal for Brazil

Israeli biopesticide company, STK (previously Stockton), and BASF have agreed a distribution deal for the former’s biofungicide, Timorex Gold (Melaleuca alternifolia extract), in Brazil.

Brazil BASF

Agrow Awards 2018 open for entries

The Agrow Awards 2018 are open for entries. The 11th instalment of the coveted awards for the crop protection and agricultural biotechnology industries comprises 17 categories.
Operations Insecticides

US still leads the way in biopesticides, as EU rules remain complex

A plethora of different scientific, regulatory and commercial definitions of the term ‘biopesticide’ exists, so there is no single internationally-agreed designation. From a regulatory perspective, the precise terminology and scope can vary considerably between different countries.


STK's Aviv approved in California

The Israeli biopesticide company, STK Bio-ag technologies (formerly Stockton), has received approval in the US state of California for its biofungicide, Aviv (Bacillus subtilis strain AB/BS03).

United States Biologicals

US to OK FMC biopesticides

The US EPA has proposed the approval of two FMC biopesticides based on two new active ingredients.
United States FMC

Four US states OK MBI's Regalia on cannabis

Four US states have approved the use of US biopesticide company, Marrone Bio Innovations’ (MBI - Davis, California), biofungicide, Regalia CG (Reynoutria sachalinensis extract), on cannabis.
Biologicals Fungicides

Brazil Anvisa to approve two bioinsecticides

The Brazilian national health surveillance agency, the Anvisa, has recommended the approval of two viral bioinsecticides as new active ingredients for its “monografia” list of approved substances.
Brazil Brazil Anvisa

Brazil's BRA gets bioinsecticide approval

Brazilian company BRA Agroquímica (Piracicaba) has been granted approval for its Metarhizium anisopliae-based bioinsecticide, Arcar.

Brazil Product Approvals

US approval for Monsanto's Acceleron B-360 ST

The US EPA has approved Monsanto’s seed treatment, Acceleron B-360 ST (lipochitooligosaccharide SP104), for use on maize.

United States Biologicals

Andermatt's Madex Top approved in Portugal

Swiss biopesticide company Andermatt Biocontrol has received Portuguese registration for its viral insecticide, Madex Top (Cydia pomonella granulovirus).
Portugal Biologicals

Canada to OK continued use of Virosoft CP4

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has proposed the continued registration of Canadian company BioTEPP’s (Mont St-Hilaire, Quebec) bioinsecticide, Virosoft CP4 (Cydia pomonella granulovirus strain CMGv4), following a re-evaluation of the product. 
Canada PMRA

Canadian approval for BASF’s Velifer

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has approved BASF’s bioinsecticide/acaricide, Velifer (Beauveria bassiana strain PPRI 5339). 
Biologicals BASF
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