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Set Alert for Biologicals

EU OK for two biopesticides

Formal EU approval has been granted to BASF’s new bioinsecticide, Beauveria bassiana strain PPRI 5339, while renewed approval has been issued for Finnish company Verdera’s biofungicide, Clonostachys rosea strain J1446 (originally approved as Gliocladium catenulatum strain J1446).

Europe EU

STK/Sipcam-Oxon deal to distribute Timorex Gold in Spain

The Israeli biopesticide company, STK Bio-ag Technologies (formerly Stockton), has agreed a deal with Sipcam-Oxon for the distribution of its biofungicide, Timorex Gold (Melaleuca alternifolia extract) in Spain.

Sipcam Oxon STK Bio-ag Technologies

Canada OKs FMC biofungicide/nematicide

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has approved FMC's biofungicide/nematicide, F4018-4 (Bacillus subtilis strain FMCH002 + B licheniformis strain FMCH001).

PMRA Biologicals

Seipasa sets up new overseas business units

Spanish biologicals company Seipasa (L'Alcúdia) has established new business units in the US, Latin America, Europe and Africa.

Investments Operations

EU approval for Exosect's new bioinsecticide

Formal EU approval has been granted to UK company Exosect’s new Beauveria bassiana strain IMI389521 bioinsecticide, following clearance by EU member states in January.

Europe EU

STK's Aviv approved in Florida

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

Product Approvals Biologicals

Uruguay OKs parasitoid wasps for broadacre crops

The Uruguayan Ministry of Agriculture’s director general of ag service, the DGSA, has approved a biological control agent for the control of Lepidoptera on soybeans and sunflowers.

Uruguay Product Approvals

Canada approves Phyllom bioinsecticides

The Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has approved four bioinsecticides from US biopesticide company Phyllom Bioproducts (Oakland, California) based on Bacillus thuringiensis subsp galleriae strain SDS-502. 

Canada PMRA

Italy approves Belchim biofungicide

Italy has approved Belgian company Belchim Crop Protection's biofungicide, Vintec (Trichoderma atroviride strain SC1).

Belchim Crop Protection Product Approvals

Gowan acquires Ecoflora and forms biologicals unit

The US agrochemical company, Gowan (Yuma, Arizona), has acquired the Colombian bioproducts company, EcoFlora Agro (Rionegro), and created a new biologicals business unit to be built around the EcoFlora brand.

M&A Biologicals

Australia to OK BASF's Serifel

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has proposed the approval of BASF's biofungicide, Serifel (Bacillus amyloliquefaciens MBI 600). 

Australia APVMA

Australian approval for BioHerbicides Australia's bioherbicide

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority has approved Australian biopesticide company BioHerbicides Australia's (St Lucia, Queensland) bioherbicide, Bi-Bak Parkinsonia (Lasiodiplodia pseudotheobromae NT039 + Macrophomina phaseolina NT094 + Neoscytalidium novaehollandiae QLD003). 


Australia APVMA
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