Understanding the Long-Term Impact of Human Actions

Sustainable Agriculture in the EU - Part 1 Almost 50% of the EU territory is covered by farmland (both arable land and permanent grassland) leaving...

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Nufarm and CROP.ZONE Announce Cooperation to Bring Alternative Weed Control to Major European Markets

The Australian crop protection and specialty seed company Nufarm and the German ag-tech startup CROP.ZONE have entered into a cooperation agreement. The collaboration aims...

Academic Institutions Unite To Transform The UK’s Food Systems

A consortium of nine UK universities and research institutes, including Rothamsted, are to create a joint PhD training centre focused on developing the next...

Corteva Agriscience Inatreq Active Approved in Belgium

Corteva Agriscience announced today that Belgium has approved the registration of an Inatreq active product. Questar and Aquino fungicide with Inatreq active, now approved for sale and...

Preserving UK Soil Microbial Biodiversity For Sustainable Agriculture

Scientists from the UK’s foremost agricultural research organisations, including the James Hutton Institute, have teamed up to create a new UK Crop Microbiome Cryobank...

Standing Out From The Competition – Not As Easy As You Might Think

European Seed (ES): You are operating among many other multinational and multicultural seed companies. How does your seed company manage to be different and...

Understand Essentially Derived Variety Concept in 90 Seconds

CIOPORA has released a short explanatory video on the Essentially Derived Variety (EDV) concept. With the 90-second video, CIOPORA, who is co-leading the...

In It for Agriculture, In It for Good

In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with Monica Sorribas, Marketing Leader Europe for Corteva Agriscience. Sorribas talks about the focus...

How to make the agro-industry future proof?

In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with Marloes Groot, Global Marketing and Sales Manager for Teal Agro Technologies. Groot talks...

Euroseeds raises the bar, Garlich von Essen on the...

  Shawn Brook, President of the Seed World Group, sits down to talk with Garlich von Essen, Euroseeds Secretary-General, about a whole new experience during...

Reliable, Standardized, High-Quality DNA Purification from a Variety of Plant Types and Samples

Global breeding cycles and the need to test an ever-increasing number of samples are driving genomics-based plant breeding programs to turn to automated DNA...

Technology

Academic Institutions Unite To Transform The UK’s Food Systems

A consortium of nine UK universities and research institutes, including Rothamsted, are to create a joint PhD training centre focused on developing the next...

Understand Essentially Derived Variety Concept in 90 Seconds

CIOPORA has released a short explanatory video on the Essentially Derived Variety (EDV) concept. With the 90-second video, CIOPORA, who is co-leading the...

New Technology Accelerates Crop Improvement with CRISPR

Researchers know how to make precise genetic changes within the genomes of crops, but the transformed cells often refuse to grow into plants –...

INSIDERS

The Road to Turf Sustainability

Well-managed sports pitches are one of the essentials to form the backdrop, when professional football or rugby teams are struggling to pull the longest...

Why Word Count is a Guideline, Not a Rule

Part of my job which I love is helping business owners get their content noticed in print and online. Accomplishing this is by no means...

Standing Out From The Competition – Not As Easy As You Might Think

European Seed (ES): You are operating among many other multinational and multicultural seed companies. How does your seed company manage to be different and...

Corteva Seed Applied Technologies at Euroseeds – The Distance That Unites Us!

Almost a year ago, by mid-October 2019, Corteva’s Seed Applied Technologies team arrived in Sweden for another Euroseeds event. The expectations were high. After...

Policy

A Balanced Framework of IP Protection for Plant Related Innovations

Resolving the question whether plants exclusively obtained by essentially biological processes can be patented. By Szonja Csörgő and Dominic Muyldermans On 14 May 2020, the Enlarged...

Nadorcott Case Should Prompt UPOV to Improve PVR System

The European Court of Justice decision in Nadorcott case C-176/18 exposes loopholes in the provisional protection and the protection of harvested material under the...

Celebrating 25 Years of CPVO

Part 2 - Looking At The Hot Topics The Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO), in Angers, France, is tasked to administer the EU system of plant...

Business

Nufarm and CROP.ZONE Announce Cooperation to Bring Alternative Weed Control to Major European Markets

The Australian crop protection and specialty seed company Nufarm and the German ag-tech startup CROP.ZONE have entered into a cooperation agreement. The collaboration aims...

crop.zone Gmbh and MASCOR Institute Aachen Announce Strategic Alliance

The ground-breaking project called SEWIA (selective electrochemical weeding in agriculture) will develop new tools, enabling farmers to use modern methods for selective weeding in vegetable...

A Balanced Framework of IP Protection for Plant Related Innovations

Resolving the question whether plants exclusively obtained by essentially biological processes can be patented. By Szonja Csörgő and Dominic Muyldermans On 14 May 2020, the Enlarged...

Events

Successful 1st Euroseeds fully-fledged Virtual Congress

More than 400 participants attended the Euroseeds Congress on 11-13 October, marking a success for this first fully-fledged virtual experience. The congress featured an...

Day 3: Wrapping Up

As members are taking the time to finish the final agenda item for the event — a Members Only Session about Vegetables and Ornamentals...

Conference Day 2: Another Important Day Ahead

After a day of learning about various cereal crops and the like, now your attention can turn to tomorrow’s agenda, which is another exciting...

Networking Today, Sessions Tomorrow

While you are busy networking and catching up with your colleagues at the Exhibition Hall, Trade Tables and Networking Lounge, you should be thinking...

In It for Agriculture, In It for Good

In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with Monica Sorribas, Marketing Leader Europe for Corteva Agriscience. Sorribas talks about the focus...