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2014-07-17 23:01:34

New research report “Herbicides Market by Type (Glyphosate, Atrazine, Acetochlor, 2,4-D), by Crop Type (Cereals & Grains, Oilseeds & Pulses, Fruits & Vegetables), by Mode of Action (Selective & Non-Selective) & Geography - Trends and Forecasts to 2019” elaborated by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, the global herbicides market is projected to post a CAGR of 6.2% during 2014-2019. London, UK (PRWEB) July...

2014-07-14 12:23:10

DUBLIN, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "International Herbicides (Glyphosate, Atrazine, Acetochlor, 2,4-D) Market - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Herbicides are used to kill undesirable plants and weeds. They are a very essential part of modern agricultural practices. The herbicides market is mainly driven by the limited availability of arable land, high profitability...

2014-07-07 12:22:02

DALLAS, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report entitled, "Herbicides Market by Type (Glyphosate, Atrazine, Acetochlor, 2, 4-D), by Crop Type (Cereals & Grains, Oilseeds & Pulses, Fruits & Vegetables), by Mode of Action (Selective & Non-selective) & Geography - Trends and Forecasts to 2019", the Herbicides Market is projected to grow from $21,065.2 Million in 2013 to $29,976.1 Million by 2019, at a CAGR of 6.2% from 2014 to...

2014-07-02 16:21:35

Beyond Pesticides Asks EPA to Reject Emergency Request, Citing Hazards and Failed GMO Crop System WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A public interest group, representing environmental, public health, and organic farm interests, has asked the U.S. Environmental Protection (EPA) to deny an emergency request by Texas cotton growers to use a controversial pesticide on genetically engineered (GE) cotton to control weeds that are now resistant to the chemical they have...

2014-07-02 08:23:13

DUBLIN, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4cfzmn/glyphosate_market) has announced the addition of the "Glyphosate Market for Genetically Modified and Conventional Crops - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Growing demand from key end-use applications in glyphosate tolerant GM crops and conventional crops is...

2014-06-30 23:04:46

Concerns for unanswered questions to the GMO food industry (1) and EPA continue as Moms Across America plan to march in over one hundred 4th of July parades in America. Additionally, MAA moms have been working diligently to gain the EPA's consideration of increasing evidence (2) supporting glyphosate dangers in its current review process. MIssion Viejo, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 For the second year, Moms Across America are gathering around the country to spread awareness of GMOs...

2014-06-10 08:27:03

LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: New Trends in Crop Protection Formulations: 2013 Editionhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/chemicals/agricultural_chemicals/new_trends_crop_protection_formulations_2013_edition.htmlProducts, Surfactants, Solvents, Regulations, and CompaniesCompletely revised and updated for 2013, the Agrow Formulations report is your essential guide to the status of all crop protection formulations,...

2014-05-28 23:10:11

Enough Maui County residents have signed a petition to potentially place on the November 2014 ballot a temporary moratorium on all GE cultivation practices, including open-field GMO and pesticide experimentation, until a company funded, County administered Environmental and Public Health Impacts Study (EPHIS) shows they are safe for the environment and human exposure.The SHAKA Movement (Sustainable Hawaiian Agriculture for the Keiki and the 'Aina) helped to successfully coordinated...

2014-05-27 12:28:28

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Affected by prolonged rainfall, weed resistance issues, and higher manufacturing costs the U.S. crop protection industry remained strong in 2013, posting an 8.2% increase over the previous year. Net manufacturers' sales within the crop protection industry total $9.2 billion, according to the recently published Crop Protection Manufacturers Report: A Strategic Market Analysis of the U.S. Crop Protection Industry by worldwide consulting...

2014-05-23 08:20:47

Author Peter Sills offers a Memorial Day reminder of how the U.S. government has repeatedly failed to take care of and support the nation's veterans NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs has an image problem. The VA has been vilified because its backlog of cases has grown to mindboggling levels. And while it's no newsflash that bureaucratic gears grind slowly, Peter Sills says there's a lesser-known reason for the backlog: decades' worth of...


Latest Herbicides Reference Libraries

Roundup Ready Soybean
2013-10-02 13:09:21

Roundup Ready Soybean, GTS 40-3-2, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant soybeans created by Monsanto. Glyphosate kills plants by obstructing the synthesis of the essential amino acids phenylaline, tyrosine, and tryptophan. These amino acids are referred to as “essential” due to the fact that animals cannot make them; only plants and micro-organisms can make them and animals acquire them by consuming plants. Plants and microorganisms make these amino acids with...

Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

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