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Next Gen Fertilizer Challenge identifies new fertilizer technologies and products
Profile Products acquires controlled release fertilizer manufacturer Florikan
Sollio Agriculture and Pursell partner on fertilizer coating plant
Turning wastewater into slow release fertilizer
New Savannah facility expands production of Pursell controlled-release technology
Next Gen Fertilizer Challenge recipients identified for phase two trials
Joint EPA-USDA competition launched in USA for enhanced efficiency fertilizers
A competition to find the next generation of Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizers (EFFs) for use in corn production has been launched through an EPA-USDA partnership, in collaboration with other industry bodies.
Wilbur-Ellis acquires Nachurs Alpine Solutions
Wilbur-Ellis, an international marketer and distributor of agricultural products, animal nutrients, and specialty chemicals and ingredients, has acquired Nachurs Alpine Solutions (NAS), a specialty liquid chemical manufacturer serving the precision agriculture, transportation, energy and diversified industrial sectors in North America. NAS is the largest acquisition in Wilbur-Ellis’ history.
COMPO GmbH Goes Professional
COMPO GmbH comes back to the professional market by acquiring and integrating international specialty fertilizer companies DeltaChem, Synergie, Dutch Ekompany and the majority share in Spanish Navarro.
Agrium Announces Acquisition of Starpharma's Agrochemical Polymer Technology Business
CALGARY, AB -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/17 -- Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU)(NYSE: AGU), through its subsidiary Loveland Products, Inc. announced today that it has closed on the acquisition of Starpharma Holdings Limited's agrochemical business focused on development of its proprietary Priostar® dendrimer polymer technology portfolio for $35 million. The acquisition is comprised of key intellectual property, as well as a small number of dedicated staff based in Melbourne, Australia. These assets will support Agrium's innovation and technology strategy through the ability to continue providing unique proprietary products that address existing and emerging grower challenges.
Haifa Opens a CRF Manufacturing Facility in Savannah, Georgia
Haifa Group on May 9th officially commissioned a new state-of-the-art Controlled Release Fertilizer (CRF) plant in Savannah, Georgia, USA. The new production facility is expected to produce 20,000 MTPA of Haifa’s Multicote™ and CoteN™ CRF.
Sackett Granulation Equipment Commissioned by Anuvia
The A.J. Sackett and Sons Company announces the commissioning of a new facility for Anuvia Plant Nutrients in Zellwood, FL - USA. Sackett has partnered with Anuvia to design a plant to process organic materials into homogenous Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizers (EEF). The process uses a patented technology to create an organic matrix – a slow release mechanism that delivers nutrients which meet the needs of turf, specialty and agricultural markets. The first products are SymTRX™ for the agricultural market and GreenTRX™ for turf and specialty markets.