November 19, 2019
by Kristen Sukalac
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EBIC and New Ag International (a division of Informa) launch conference tailored to the European biostimulants industry

For the first time, an annual conference will cover the strategic business topics that are top-of-mind for the European biostimulants industry. The first edition of the joint EBIC-New Ag International European biostimulants conference will be held in Athens in June … Continue reading

November 19, 2019
by Kristen Sukalac
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EBIC elects new VP and Director

On 12 November, EBIC’s General Assembly elected the following board members: Jean-Marc Sanchez (Technical Marketing Director, Lallemand) was elected to the Vice Presidency from his previous role as Director-at-Large. Martin Brown (European Managing Director, Verdesian Life Sciences Europe) was re-elected … Continue reading

September 25, 2019
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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EBIC to feature at Argus Europe Fertilizer event in Malta

Jean-Marc Sanchez (EBIC Board member / Lallemand Plant Care) will speak on behalf of EBIC at the Argus Europe Fertilizer conference in Malta on 17 October. His intervention will focus on ‘The role of biostimulants for achieving balanced plant nutrition’ as … Continue reading

August 29, 2019
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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EBIC supports the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit, 15-16 October 2019, London

EBIC has agreed to be an Association Partner of the World AgriTech Innovation Summit in London, on 15-16 October 2019. This allows us to position biostimulants as part of the broader portfolio of innovative agri-technologies. The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit is acclaimed … Continue reading

August 29, 2019
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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Evonik joins EBIC

The board of the European Biostimulants Industry Council (EBIC) recently approved the membership of Evonik, raising EBIC’s membership to 62. Evonik is one of the world‘s leading specialty chemicals companies. The strategy of Evonik focuses on specialties, customer-focused innovation, and … Continue reading

June 27, 2019
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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First CE-marked plant biostimulants to be placed on the Single Market on 16 July 2022

After three years of negotiations among the European institutions, the new Fertilising Products Regulation (FPR) (EU) 2019/1009  was published in the Official Journal of the EU on 25 June 2019. It is available in all official EU languages.  The European Union … Continue reading

April 18, 2019
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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EBIC’s peer-reviewed article on justifying plant biostimulant claims

Our article on the General Principles to Justify Plant Biostimulant Claims has been published! It covers topics including other sources of evidence than trials and considers how to keep the number of trials reasonable while ensuring that the results are … Continue reading

March 29, 2019
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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EP approves FPR: a giant leap for biostimulants

With a resounding 538 to 38 margin, Members of the European Parliament voted to approve the Compromise on the Fertilising Products Regulation (FPR) on Wednesday, 27 March 2019. This agreement is a big step forward towards a more circular, bio-based … Continue reading

February 12, 2019
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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Two new members join EBIC

The European Biostimulants Industry Council welcomed 2 new members to its dynamic and rapidly growing community of companies active in Europe, raising its membership to 58. Agrométodos brings all your crops to life Agrométodos is a Spanish company, incorporated in … Continue reading