Arysta LifeScience has initiated a long-term global strategic collaboration with DuPont Crop Protection to supply an innovative fungicide technology with an initial focus on corn and soybean seed applied products. Concurrently, DuPont will acquire rights to register, develop, and commercialize seed applied products through its seed brands, to third-party seed companies, and ag retailers globally, […]
DuPont has signed a definitive agreement to acquire San Francisco-based Granular, Inc., a leading provider of software and analytics tools that help farms improve efficiency, profitability, and sustainability. Granular also operates AcreValue.com, the leading digital marketplace for farmland real estate. Sid Gorham, Granular’s co-founder and CEO, will continue to lead Granular and will lead Digital […]
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has cleared the way for the DuPont and Dow Chemical Company merger. The companies announced Thursday that the Antitrust Division of the DOJ will permit them to proceed with their proposed merger of equals. “We are very pleased that the DOJ has approved this transaction,” said Andrew Liveris, […]
DuPont has been working with student engineers at Virginia Tech in a partnership that gives undergrads real-world experience.
Dow and DuPont have checked off another approval for their proposed $130 billion merger. The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed merger between US-based chemical companies Dow and DuPont. The approval is conditional in particular on the divestiture of major parts of DuPont’s global pesticide business, including its global R&D […]
Arysta LifeScience and DuPont Crop Protection are mixing it up with the development of new foliar insecticides based on the market-leading product, DuPont Rynaxypyr. The long-term agreement between the two companies allows Arysta LifeScience to combine Rynaxypyr insect control in premixes with acetamiprid, thereby creating novel insecticidal formulations that more efficiently and conveniently address needs […]
Sometimes two heads are better than one. DuPont Crop Protection (DuPont) and Syngenta recently announced the publication of a joint patent focusing on the development of a new herbicide chemistry class. Collaboration on the project started in 2015 and has resulted in the joint patent entitled “Substituted cyclic amides and their use as herbicides.” The […]