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2014-07-03 12:22:30

DALLAS, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report entitled, "Insecticides Market by Type [Organophosphorus Compounds, Pyrethroids, Neonicotinoidsn Methyl Carbamate, and Others (Macrocyclic Lactones, Phenylpyrazoles, and Benzoylureas)], by Crop Type (Cereals & Grains, Oilseeds & Pulses, Fruits & Vegetables, and Others), & Geography - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Insecticides Market is...

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...

2014-07-01 23:04:34

Agricultural Adjuvants in Herbicides market can be segmented by Companies, Geographies, MacroIndicators and Endusers. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/applications/agricultural-adjuvants-in-herbicides-5854519597.html (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 The global adjuvants market for herbicides was valued at $1067.7 million in 2012, and is expected to reach $1462.2 million by 2018. Herbicide adjuvants are chemical formulations that lower the surface tension of water in the spray mixture, increase...

2014-06-26 23:02:46

The demand for Dazomet and other pesticides and fungicides will be on the increasing side, driven by tremendous revolution and advances in the agriculture and horticulture sector. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/dazomet-reports-3025757234.html (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Along with the various evident benefits, advancement in the horticulture sector has also brought about many negative effects, including the occurrence of soil-borne diseases and pests. The use of an...

2014-06-23 23:04:06

Pregnant women who lived in close proximity to fields and farms where chemical pesticides were applied experienced a two-thirds increased risk of having a child with autism spectrum disorder or other developmental delay, a study by researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute has found. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Pregnant women who lived in close proximity to fields and farms where chemical pesticides were applied experienced a two-thirds increased risk of having a child with...

2014-06-23 20:20:33

BRUSSELS, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new meta-analysis of the systemic pesticides neonicotinoids and fipronil (neonics), to be published this summer, will confirm that they are causing significant damage to a wide range of beneficial invertebrate species and are a key factor in the decline of bees. Concern about the impact of systemic pesticides on a variety of beneficial species has been growing for the last 20 years but the science has not been considered...

2014-06-19 04:20:43

WATSONVILLE, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Strawberry Commission has received a grant from California's Department of Pesticide Regulations (DPR) of $298,472 for a cooperative research project to investigate ways to improve control of soil-borne diseases. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140619/119443 This grant will help strawberry farmers continue the world's leading research on finding fumigant alternatives. California strawberry farmers...

2014-06-18 23:05:40

Potassium fertilizer market is calculated by subdividing or segmenting the market into micromarkets, based on the share of each application, product. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/potassic-fertilizers-reports-5050640576.html. (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Potassium is an essential nutrient, which is required for protein production, enhancing water absorption efficiency, early growth stimulation, and immunity towards diseases. The increasing population and food requirements are...

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,...

2014-06-05 23:03:36

Biocides are widely used in bacterial remedies in various waste management, industrial processes, daily use cosmetics, drinking water and furniture. Biocides market is broadly segmented in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World (ROW). http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biocides-market-1277.html (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 The report, "Biocides Market by Type (Halogen Compounds, Metallic Compounds, Organosulfurs, Organic Acid, Phenolics), Application...


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