CPDA Featured on The SCOOP Podcast

CPDA Featured on The SCOOP Podcast Please find below a recap of a conversation along with the podcast episode that CPDA President, Terry Kippley had with Margy Eckelkamp of The SCOOP about our upcoming collaboration with ARA on an educational sales webinar called the Adjuvant Advantage for the Sales Agronomist to be held November 1st at 1:00pm EST.  

CPDA participation in Sign-on Letter: Seed Treatment Treated Article Exemption Letter

CPDA participation in Sign-on Letter: Seed Treatment Treated Article Exemption Letter CPDA was one of more than 25 commodity groups and industry trade associations who co-signed a letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan this week asking him to deny a petition filed by environmental groups, which asks EPA to regulate treated seed on a seed-by-seed basis.  Under current law, treated articles, including seed are exempt from regulation.  Instead, crop protection products are evaluated and broadly labeled for

CPDA Sends Letter to Congressional Leaders on Potential Rail Strike

CPDA Sends Letter to Congressional Leaders on Potential Rail Strike On Tuesday, CPDA President Terry Kippley sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell urging immediate Congressional action to avert an economically damaging strike.  View the letter sent below.  For more information on the rail strike click here Loading

Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Inert Ingredients in Pesticides for Organic Production

CPDA would like to make you aware of the recent announcement for your review. Please be advised that CPDA is working internally on a coordinated response from CPDA members.  We will have additional information provided to you next week.  Please advise if you have any comments in the meantime.     The USDA National Organic Program has previewed an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR), expected to be published sometime today (September 2nd) and seeks input from public/stakeholders

EPA Proposes to Stop Authorized Use of Certain PFAS in Pesticide Products

EPA Proposes to Stop Authorized Use of Certain PFAS in Pesticide Products CLICK HERE to access press release on EPA website   The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to remove 12 chemicals identified as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) from the current list of inert ingredients approved for use in pesticide products to better protect human health and the environment. “Exposure to PFAS is an urgent public health and environmental issue in

CPDA Welcomes New Member Chaseman Global

CPDA Welcomes New Member Chaseman Global The Council of Producers and Distributors of Agrotechnology is very pleased and excited to announce that Chaseman Global has joined CPDA membership. Chaseman Global is the industry leader in scaling talent within agriculture and climate verticals. Their consultative model has helped grow top industry innovators and placed the best in class leadership who can positively impact the future of the planet. To learn more visit Chasemanglobal.com

EPA Releases Preliminary Data for 2021 Toxics Release Inventory Reporting

EPA Releases Preliminary Data for 2021 Toxics Release Inventory Reporting Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published preliminary Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) data about chemical releases, chemical waste management, and pollution prevention activities that took place during 2021 at more than 20,000 federal and industrial facilities across the country. General Information on the 2021 Preliminary Data The 2021 preliminary data are for substances included on the TRI list of chemicals. These data were reported by facilities in certain industry sectors, including

CPDA Welcomes New Member Aqua Yield

CPDA Welcomes New Member Aqua Yield The Council of Producers and Distributors of Agrotechnology is very pleased and excited to announce that Aqua Yield has joined CPDA membership. Aqua-Yield® is an award winning nanoliquid company founded by growers, for growers. Our goal is to help provide the tools growers need to be successful through the use of revolutionary nanoliquid technology.  Whatever you grow, our

CPDA Welcomes New Member CJB

CPDA Welcomes New Member CJB The Council of Producers and Distributors of Agrotechnology is very pleased and excited to announce that CJB Applied Technologies has joined CPDA membership.  CJB Applied Technologies is a contract development services company specializing in agricultural and specialty chemical development projects. Full-service capabilities include product and process development, formulation, testing, scale-up and packaging. Cutting edge technologies and instrumentation coupled with industry-leading pilot plant assets allow the CJB Applied Technologies team to