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Liddor helps STK in advancing its production of biopesticidesSTK (Stockton), a company working in the development and marketing of botanical based solutions for food protection and Lidorr Chemicals, has built a new biological manufacturing unit at Liad Agro facility at Jerusalem area in Israel for the production of STK’s new products.This manufacturing unit was.....
Italy: Essential oils extracted from weeds used as a natural herbicideA natural herbicide against weeds made with essential oils extracted from weeds themselves. It was developed by a group of Agricultural Science and Pharmacy researchers from the University of Pisa. Their study was published on the Weed Research journal.Photo 1. Distribution of the essential oils on weeds.....
New tool predicts risk of plant diseaseA newly developed technique can predict the risk of plant disease or infestation across the globe. Described in open-access journal Frontiers in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, the technique considers pest-host interactions and the geographical distribution of vulnerable plants to provide maps of.....
Syngenta sells assets to Nufarm in relation to the ChemChina acquisitionAdama and Syngenta have entered into binding agreement with Nufarm to sell a portfolio of crop protection products for an agreed transaction value of USD 490 million. The combined portfolio of products being divested includes off-patent crop protection formulations in the herbicides, fungicides, insecticides.....
How is the marriage between biologicals and chemicals really going?The pressures on conventional crop protection products have been increasing over many years now. They come both from within the industry, in terms of regulatory issues, and from outside the industry, in the form of demands for chemical residue-free foods from the supermarkets and consumers. In response, a.....
Building a database of plant protecting agents for aquaponic systemsThe vast majority of the commercially available chemical pesticides cannot be used in aquaponic systems because of their toxicity and environmental persistence. A recent paper reports on work in progress to build up a database of toxicity and ecotoxicity data for all registered pesticides.Access the full.....
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Dutch laser technology used successfully against troublesome birdsA blueberry grower in the United States has, for the first time, successfully used an automated laser-controlled scarecrow against troublesome birds. The technology was developed by Bird Control Group, which was founded by former TU Delft students.Until recently, birds caused considerable damage at Meduri.....
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