A lawsuit alleges that dicamba spraying this summer damaged fruit trees in Missouri and blames Monsanto for the circumstances that led to the pesticide drift. In 2017, new formulations of dicamba registered for use in dicamba-tolerant crops will require specific nozzles and application tactics to avoid drift.
In a historic moment, Bayer will likely complete its acquisition of Monsanto this Thursday. The $66 billion deal has been in the works for nearly two years, leaving many farmers wondering what it means for them and their operations. Read moreRead More »
This fall at its Future of Farming Dialogue in Monheim, Germany, Bayer Crop Science announced it is investing around €5 billion into its R&D pipeline over from 2015 to 2020, and is committed to bringing 15 active ingredients and traits or trait combinations to the market between 2017 and 2020.[…]Read More »