Industry News

Taguig launches newest urban farm on its Charter Day celebration

Saturday, 09 December 2017 00:00

The Taguig government, in a statement, said the Taguig Integrated Urban Farm sits in a 2,500-hectare land beside Lakeshore Hall in Barangay Lower Bicutan, overlooking the Laguna Lake. It was opened around 7 p.m. during a short program.

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New BASF Rice Knowledge Centre to help farmers in Asia boost yields

Thursday, 07 December 2017 00:00

The new facility centralises BASF’s global expertise in rice cultivation, and supports the delivery of enhanced agronomic and technical support to farmers seeking to increase productivity more sustainably.

Read more: New BASF Rice Knowledge Centre to help farmers in Asia boost yields

Mitsui Chemicals Agro, Inc. (MCAG) and BASF sign commercialization agreement for new insecticide Broflanilide with IRAC novel mode of action

Thursday, 07 December 2017 00:00

Mitsui Chemicals Agro, Inc. (MCAG) and BASF SE announced recently the signing of a long-term agreement for the commercialization of Broflanilide, a new insecticide for chewing crop pests and non-crop pests control. This commercialization agreement follows the exclusive global license and development agreement between the two companies that was announced on June 11, 2014.

Read more: Mitsui Chemicals Agro, Inc. (MCAG) and BASF sign commercialization agreement for new insecticide Broflanilide with IRAC novel mode of action

BASF opens a new Rice Knowledge Center in Philippines

Wednesday, 06 December 2017 00:00

BASF inaugurated a new Rice Knowledge Center at its Agricultural Research Station in Bay, Laguna, Philippines. The new facility centralizes BASF’s global expertise in rice cultivation, and supports the delivery of enhanced agronomic and technical support to farmers seeking to increase productivity more sustainably.

Read more: BASF opens a new Rice Knowledge Center in Philippines