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April 17, 2014

China rejections of GMO U.S. corn cost up to $2.9 billion: group (Reuters)

April 15, 2014

China inks corn pact with Brazil

April 7, 2014

China - Grain and feed, annual report

March 22, 2014

India - Government regulator paves the way for field trials of GM food crops, including wheat, rice and maize (The Times of India)

March 21, 2014

Vilmorin & Cie takes control of Seed Asia (Field Seeds. Thailand), marking a new step in the internationalization of its corn business 
Vilmorin & Cie prend le contrôle de Seed Asia (Grandes Cultures, Thaïlande) et franchit un nouveau cap dans l'internationalisaztion de son activité maïs

March 20, 2014

Stress-resilient maize hybrids developed for the Asian tropics

March 14, 2014

First report of corn cyst nematode on maize in Afghanistan

March 8, 2014

Syngenta details rules for controversial new GMO corn seed (Reuters)

March 5, 2014

China says could approve Syngenta's MIR162 GMO corn in the first half of 2014 (Reuters)

February 18, 2014

Nepal - Hill Maize Research Project IV welcomes new leader

February 14, 2014

India - Banswara-Dungarpur to be developed as hybrid corn seed hub (The Times of India)

Eighteen million farmers in 27 countries chose biotech crops in 2013, global plantings increase by 5 million hectares - Inaugural plantings of biotech drought-tolerant maize in U.S.; further developments in drought-tolerance technology across the world

February 6, 2014

CIMMYT scientist invited to top-level meeting of foreign experts in China

Syngenta says it is 'sold out' of GMO corn trait banned by China (Reuters)

January 30, 2014

Initiative to track wheat and maize varietal adoption in South and East Asia

January 24, 2014

U.S. National Grain and Feed Association and North American Export Grain Association issue joint statement urging Syngenta to suspend commercialization of Agrisure Viptera and Duracade biotech corn

January 21, 2014

Syngenta risks fresh China corn dispute with unapproved trait (Reuters)

January 8, 2014

China relaxes GMO checks on U.S. distiller grain imports (Reuters)

December 28, 2013

Nepal Agricultural Research Council introducing four new varieties of hybrid maize seeds and one variety of hybrid cucumber seed (The Himalayan)

December 23, 2013

China - Police in Hunan province bust illegal seed smuggling operation (Want China Times)

China's grain output rises for 10th consecutive year

December 21, 2013

China - Customs inspections urged for uncovering counterfeit seed (China Daily)

December 18, 2013

Hope rises for global food security as world’s largest agricultural research partnership marks major milestone: doubles funding to $1 billion in five years - Fruits of new investments in CGIAR could include big boost in rice production for Asia, sustainable irrigation for millions of parched farms in Africa, and dramatic drop in forest destruction tied to agriculture

December 14, 2013

Nepal - Chaudhary Group’s tie up with Monsanto sows seeds of foreign dependence (The Himalayan)

December 11, 2013

International Grains Council's five-year global supply and demand projections

December 10, 2013

Monsanto plans corn seeds production in Indonesia (Indonesia Finance Today)

December 6, 2013

China still evaluating banned Syngenta GMO corn (Reuters)

November 18, 2013

China rejects U.S. corn cargo for unapproved GMO variety - source (Reuters)

November 1, 2013

USA - Nation’s top ag exporters, farm groups press U.S. Trade Representative, Department of Commerce and Department of Agriculture on Chinese approvals of biotech traits

October 29, 2013

Demonstration showcases maize hybrids






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