Ag chemicals: catching up in biotech

de Guzman, Doris
April 2006
Chemical Market Reporter;4/24/2006, Vol. 269 Issue 16, p24
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the effort of major agrochemical companies to concentrate on future advances in agriculture biotechnology. Syngenta AG and BASF Plant Science LLC disclosed their plans to augment their research and development in plant biotechnology because they've seen the gradual development of the market for crop protection chemicals. BASF Plant Science LLC will align on genetically modified crops. Syngenta AG, on the other hand, will focus on crop biotechnology and crop protection.


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