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Set Alert for Biologicals

Koppert do Brasil debuts fungicide as a bionematicide

Dutch bioproducts company Koppert's Brazilian subsidiary, Koppert do Brasil Sistemas Biológicos’, biofungicide, Trichodermil SC 1306 (Trichoderma harzianum), has been approved as a nematicide.

Brazil Biologicals

Valent debuts Aveo EZ bionematicide in US

Sumitomo Chemical subsidiary Valent USA (Walnut Creek, California) has launched the bionematicidal seed treatment, Aveo EZ (Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain PTA-4838), for use on soybeans in the US.

Biologicals Seed treatments

US EPA approves mosquito biopesticide

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

Spain's Andalusia seeks simpler biologicals approval process

The Spanish Andalusia province’s Agriculture secretary’s counsellor is advocating simplification of the approval process for biopesticides.

Spain Biologicals

US approval for MBI’s Stargus

The US biopesticide company, Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI- Davis, California), has received US approval for its biofungicide, Stargus (Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain F727), which was developed as MBI-110. 
Biologicals United States

New active ingredients registered or launched in 2017

New active ingredients registered or launched in 2017, with links to the original articles.

Biologicals Insecticides

Australia approves Nufarm’s Botector

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has approved Nufarm’s biofungicide, Botector (Aureobasidium pullulans strain DSM 14940 + A pullulans strain DSM 14941), for the control of grey mould/bunch rot (Botrytis cinerea) on grapevines. 
Biologicals Australia

Seipasa debuts bioinsecticide in Spain

Spanish agricultural bioproducts supplier Seipasa (Valencia) has unveiled its pyrethrum extract-based bioinsecticide, Pirecris, in its domestic market.
Spain Biologicals

Portugal approves Eden's Mevalone biofungicide

Portugal has granted UK company Eden Research (Cirencester, Gloucestershire) approval for its biofungicide, Mevalone, based on the terpene active ingredients, eugenol, geraniol and thymol.

Portugal Biologicals

Australia OKs CEV’s Problad Plus

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has approved Portuguese company Consume em Verde’s (CEV) BLAD (Banda de Lupinus albus doce) polypeptide-based biofungicide, Problad Plus. 
Biologicals Australia

Agrivalle debuts biopesticide in Brazil

Brazilian company Agrivalle (Salto) has launched a bioinsecticide, Gr-inn (Metarhizium anisopliae), in its domestic market.

Brazil Biologicals

Australia OKs Novozymes BioAg’s Actinovate

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has approved Novozymes BioAg’s biofungicide, Actinovate (Streptomyces lydicus strain WYEC108), for use as a foliar or soil drench or seed treatment in agriculture, horticulture, greenhouse, nursery and turf applications. 
Biologicals Australia
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