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News & Notes July 18, 2024

The latest issue of News & Notes is packed with insights and updates that you don’t want to miss. From recapping recent Hill visits to covering the House Ag hearing, we’re keeping you informed on all fronts. Read More

News & Notes June 6, 2024

The latest issue of News & Notes is now available. This edition dives into the current developments of the Farm Bill. We recap our recent engagement with member companies and shed light on CPDA’s proactive discussions concerning the EPA and ESA. Read More

Battelle Facilities Tour

EVENT DETAILS July 30, 2024 Tour Agenda: 9:00-11:30am @ the West Jefferson Facility (AG Drift, Volatility testing) 12:00pm Catered Lunch 1:00-3:00pm @ Columbus Facility (Analytical labs, Biologists, NEON, PFAS and Emerging contaminants work) Deadline to register: July 10, 2024 Facility Info: PFAS Services  |  Agricultural Drift Tunnel  |  Spray Drift Testing Any questions regarding the tour, please contact Mindy Ramey, mckenziem@battelle.org.   REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.

News & Notes May 22, 2024

The latest issue of News & Notes is now available. This edition provides information on a CPDA-led sign-on letter seeking support for the use of Drift Reduction Adjuvants (DRAs) as an ESA mitigation tool as well as Farm Bill update and more. Read More

NCWSS Weed Contest

This is a great opportunity to build awareness of our industry, and your company, with the next crop of agronomists and weed scientists.Volunteers Needed!The NCWSS and ABG AG services are looking for volunteers for the NCWSS Weed Contest to be held on July 25th at ABG Ag in Sheridan, Indiana. If you

CPDA & 30 Additional Associations Sign Letter to EPA to Support Drift Reduction Adjuvants as an ESA Mitigation Option

The Council of Producers & Distributors of Agrotechnology (CPDA) and 30 other agricultural stakeholders have signed on a letter of support to Jake Li, Deputy Assistant Administrator for pesticide programs in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, for the use of Drift Reduction Adjuvants (DRA) as a means to comply with the Endangered Species Act (ESA) regulations. This initiative is part of ongoing efforts to enhance environmental protection while supporting agricultural productivity. CPDA has

News & Notes May 8, 2024

This edition provides a recap from the CPDA Adjuvants, Inerts & Crop Protection conference last week showcasing emerging technologies and strategies for advancing crop protection. The conference was not just about learning; it was also about connecting with industry leaders and shaping the future of agriculture. Read More