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18-12-2014
Dawkins has held several positions with Bayer, including Managing Director for UK and Ireland; Head of Pharmaceuticals division for UK; European Head of Biologicals division.
Jean-Philippe Azoulay takes new position in the DuPont Nutrition and Health business
11-12-2014
Food in Europe amongst safest in world
03-12-2014
Reducing pesticide losses into water – making a difference in the field
02-12-2014
'Hungry for Change' event explores role of crop protection in modern farming
24-11-2014
Coalition hopes decision to abolish Chief Scientific Advisor post does not signal move away from evidence-based policymaking
07-10-2014
The theme is “The new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) 2014-2020 and Family Farming: growth and employment for EU rural areas”.
07-10-2014
Experts from the crop protection industry meet to plan the way forward for pesticide container management
25-09-2014
Groups to present bold vision to MEPs at reception in European Parliament on 23 September
28-07-2014
Second phase of the CMS project in Greece
11-06-2014
SECPA and ECPA are committed to enhancing farmer awareness of best practice handling of pesticides, including appropriate use of protective clothing, and safe storage and application of products, and correct disposal of empty containers.
The Safe and Sustainable Use Initiative meets again for its' 12th annual Conference
22-05-2014
INSPIA farms will provide good example of the successful synergy that can be achieved between biodiversity and sustainable agriculture
The INSPIA project is designed to give European farmers the opportunity to improve biodiversity
20-05-2014
The crop protection industry takes consumers’ concerns about pesticide residues and the assessment of multiple residues seriously. (Photo: 'Nancy Regan' Flickr')
Key findings of the latest EFSA Annual Pesticide Residues Report
19-05-2014
“These may be referred to as “minor crops”, but they are of major importance to the European economy, and to consumers,” said Jean-Charles Bocquet, Director General of the European Crop Protection(Photo Flickr: FRANOC table grapes (1) - Bayer CropScience)
Agri-food chain coalition calls for a more ambitious EU approach on minor uses and specialty crops
05-05-2014
Innovation is essential to increasing agricultural productivity in a sustainable way, and to helping feed the world’s rapidly growing population.
Sectors present policy recommendations to EU ministers to unlock the potential of Europe