Latest biopesticides Stories

Pyramid Strategy For Biotech Crops Not A Silver Bullet
2013-03-31 06:12:50

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Genetically engineered crops that are designed to be pest resistant may not be as effective as previously thought, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). First grown in 1996, the pest-resistant plants produce toxins from the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis, or Bt for short. Deemed safe for human consumption, Bt crops increase yields and reduce the need for pesticides that can damage the...

2010-03-16 07:30:00

DAVIS, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) is being recognized by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (CDPR) for developing effective and environmentally responsible pest management products that enhance the value of integrated pest management (IPM) programs across a wide variety of crops and pests. An awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, March 18, at Cal EPA Headquarters in Sacramento. "Your organization has developed methods for pest...

2009-11-18 03:53:00

LONDON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The biopesticides market in Western Europe and North America is growing strongly. The increasing demand for chemical-free crops, paralleled by the expansion of land for organic farming, has led to augmented usage of biopesticides. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (http://www.chemicals.frost.com) North American & Western European Biopesticides Market, finds that the market earned revenues...

2009-10-21 16:56:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the world biopesticides market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes AgraQuest with the 2009 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Growth Leadership. The company has grown at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 37 percent in the last five years including 70 percent in 2008. The company reports sales in 2008 in the tens of millions of dollars. AgraQuest was quick to identify the trend of integrating...

2008-10-01 12:00:24

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Chemicals industry industry is available in its catalogue. World Biopesticides Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p092432/World-Biopesticides-Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Biopesticides in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of...

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