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October 24, 2011

Marysville, Ohio-based Scotts Miracle-Gro will collaborate with Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) on research and development in natural plant protection products. 

"We are excited about this new partnership with MBI because we believe it will lead to improved products that enable gardeners who choose natural options to get great results," said Bruce Caldwell, Scotts Miracle-Gro's Global R&D Leader. 

November 17, 2010

A Minnesota scientist has developed a pesticide that works its way up through the roots...

According to an article in the Star Tribune, a Minnesota scientist has developed a pesticide that works its way up through the roots of a plant to protect it from deer and other animals.

Because the pesticide product is weather-resistant, the company that licensed the product calls it a "game-changing" technology, according to the article.

 

September 28, 2010

A federal judge has ordered City of Commerce, Calif.-based 99ยข Only Stores to pay $409,490...

April 22, 2008

Product categories currently affected by Home Depot's voluntary phase-out include herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, slug baits,...