Syngenta to invest US$2 billion on innovative and sustainable agriculture solutions

SWITZERLAND – Swiss-based global agribusiness company has pledged to invest US$2 billion over the next five years on finding innovations specifically targeted at delivering a step change in agricultural sustainability. Through the investment, Syngenta plans […]

Ghanaian research centre partners Swedish University to transform agric sector

WEST AFRICA – The West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), has entered into a partnership with Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and other research institutions to bolster growth in the agriculture sector. The […]

Syngenta to scale development of hybrid wheat ahead of 2020 release

USA – The world agricultural company, Syngenta has said that it remains committed to development of hybrid wheat in North America after expectations for the release of hybrid wheat in North America around 2020-21, reports […]

Syngenta expands Board with new directors from ChemChina

SWITZERLAND – Swiss-based global company Syngenta has announced that ChemChina has appointed two additional Directors, bringing its Board to a total of ten members. The appointments included that of Paul Fribourg, Chairman and Chief Executive […]

Syngenta and Nippon Soda enter global licensing agreement for novel seed treatment technology

SWITZERLAND – Seed giant Syngenta and Japanese chemical company Nippon Soda,  have announced that they have entered a global licencing agreement that will enhance collaboration on seed treatment technology. The agreement aims to enhance the […]