Willowood USA sees itself as a relatively small company with the main goal of helping growers save money on the tried and true chemistry that they have been using for years. The Oregon-based firm, develops, formulates and markets generic crop protection products for the U.S. agricultural industry.
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) released new proposed control measures for Chloropicrin use on May 15th. It is important to note that these measures, as currently proposed, are more stringent than both the Federal EPA’s and DPR’s current application requirements.
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) released new proposed control measures for Chloropicrin use on May 15th. It is important to note that these measures, as currently proposed, are more stringent...
Because of concern about the possible elimination of the LBAM Federal Order, Western Growers recently submitted a letter to APHIS Administrator Kevin Shea in support of retaining the Light Brown Apple Moth Program, which is designed to halt the spread of the pest.
The CDFA’s California Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday August 14, 2013, will be open to the general public and also available via webinar. Issues to be addressed include the Tulare response, San Diego-revised treatment plan, USDA Mexico program update, and regulatory reform updates.
Sesquicentennial. The word doesn’t flow off the tongue, probably because very few firms in the entire world in any industry have ever reached their 150th anniversary. Yet on June 29, Bayer, the pharmaceutical and crop protection tool giant celebrated that impressive anniversary with many employees and guests at a packed soccer stadium in its home city in Western Germany.
WG staff in Sacramento have learned that the California Legislature's Conference Committee on the Budget will consider proposals to require the hiring of additional staff for enforcement of nitrate contamination issues.