Disease Control

Crop nutrition and protection company changes name

Huma Inc., formerly known as Bio Huma Netics, is consolidating its six product and service lines under one entity. Bio Huma Netics celebrated its 5... more »

Seed, chemical firms partnership to further seed tech

An ag chemical company and a seed treatment company are partnering to  expand market access for seed-applied technologies. Precision Laboratories ... more »

Purdue Extension field day offers growers networking, educational sessions

Purdue Extension’s annual Fruit and Vegetable Field Day, set for July 20, will offer growers networking and educational sessions on topics including... more »

Bio-fungicide targeting grape fungus now registered in U.S.

Sipcam Agro USA Inc. is now distributing a naturally derived bio-fungicide that helps growers target fungus in grapes in the U.S. Mevalone was desi... more »

AgBiome fungicide approved by California regulators

A fungicide approved by the Organic Materials Review Institute has now been approved by California regulators to treat plant diseases in fruit, vegeta... more »

Research probes food safety risks posed by food-borne pathogens

New research focused on wild bird species in agriculture aims to create a photographic guide to help pinpoint food safety risks posed by birds that ca... more »

Bio-ag company STK introduces new hybrid fungicide

Bio-ag technology company STK has introduced a new botanical-based fungicide for pre- and post-harvest crop protection. STK Yarden, a mixture of te... more »

UC Davis to use $6.2 million grant to help protect strawberries from disease

The federal government is awarding $6.2 million to the University of California, Davis to study how to use breeding and genetic information to protect... more »

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