Source: Monsanto Company

BASF and Monsanto Company announced significant progress toward launching next-generation dicamba-based weed control systems for soybeans and cotton. The companies say they have made major advancements in the development of dicamba formulations, which could be available globally for farmers this decade.


"We are focused on providing farmers another tool for weed management. Today's announcement is an indication that together with BASF, we are making significant progress in bringing this new technology to farmers," said Kerry Preete, Monsanto vice president of crop protection. "Together the strength of the formulation expertise BASF has with dicamba and our team's biotech focus seeks to deliver another breakthrough product in weed control." 

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