Event highlights new generation of microbes with power to impact agriculture and protect the planet
Addition marks new Commercial Partnering and Product Launch focus for the R&D Company
A lifelong advocate for the environment, at 25 years old, Marcus Meadows-Smith walked and hitch-hiked across Africa from Cape Town to London. Today, he also owns and operates Great Bear Vineyards, an award-winning winery in Davis, Calif.
The Mosaic Company and BioConsortia, Inc. have extended their agreement (see 2BMonthly December 2020), and agreed to develop and launch nitrogen-fixing microbial products for all crops, including corn, wheat, rice, fruit and vegetables in China, India, Thailand and Vietnam. BioConsortia’s microbes naturally fix atmospheric nitrogen, converting it to ammonia, and make it available to the crops during the growing season. BioConsortia’s nitrogen fixing microbes are also applied as seed treatments and in-furrow for row crops, and as drench and through drip irrigation for fruit and vegetables.
INCREASED NEMATODE CONTROL AND CROP YIELDS ARE PERKS OF THESE NEMATICIDES.
March 17, 2022, DAVIS, California. BioConsortia, Inc. has moved two new nematicides into its development and registration phase following excellent field trial results in corn and other important food crops. The new products control nematode pests and increase crop yields.
In the first quarter of 2022, Mosaic has a pair of announcements about its expanding biological product marketing and portfolio.
Major investments are bringing more products to the field By Margy Eckelkamp | @FarmersAdviser
New Nitrogen-Mixing Microbial Collaboration The Mosaic Company and BioConsortia have entered into a collaboration to develop and launch nitrogen-fixing microbial products for corn, wheat and other major non-legume row crops. … Continue reading Fertilizer Focus Jul-Aug 2021
The growth of biological products in agriculture
Biologicals put down roots in ag markets Interest from ag majors, new gene-editing tools point to bright future