Though the country may be small, Austria’s seed industry is ready to do business with the world. Austria has 7.4 million hectares of agricultural land and forests. The latter accounts for more than 46 per cent of this area. The agricultural land co… Read More

Get Involved in European Biotech Week 2015 European Biotech Week is an opportunity for all supporters of biotechnology to develop events, activities and initiatives that improve dialogue on and increase understanding of this amazing technology and th… Read More

Business News German seed producer KWS Saat SE increased its net sales in the first nine months of fiscal 2014/2015 by 6.9 per cent year on year to €777.8 million (previous year: €727.4 million). The corn and sugarbeet segments gained market shar… Read More

Keeping you informed of legislative and regulatory changes in Europe and abroad — from lawsuits to approvals to other regulatory issues affecting your business. National European Commission Authorises 17 GMOs for Food/Feed Uses, Two GM Carnations … Read More

Check out what’s happening in the global seed industry, from REGULATORY APPROVALS OF GMOS IN MOZAMBIQUE TO THE use of CONTRAST X-RAY IMAGING TO REVEAL STRUCTURAL AND BIOMOLECULAR DIFFERENCES IN FHB-INFECTED WHEAT. StatusUnited States University of … Read More

Faced with many challenges, the seed industry continues to find solutions. First the seed, now food and feed. I am referring of course to the absurd ‘renationalisation’ proposals concocted by the EU Commission in recent times. In December 2014, a… Read More

The selection of bio-based crop protection products continues to grow, providing more options to farmers. The aim of basically any seed treatment is to increase seed performance. This can be done by destroying seed-borne pathogens, protecting the see… Read More

1 May 2015 to 31 October 2015 World Expo 2015 “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” Milan, Italy 24 August to 27 August 2015 International Plant Protection Congress 2015 Berlin, Germany 9 September to 10 September 2015 Seed Congress of the Americ… Read More