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Agricultural seeds include sorghum (Sorghum bicolor), commercial sunflower (Helianthus species), corn (Zea mays), and wheat (Triticum species) as well as mast from ornamental species during the breeding season (Schwertner et al., 2002).
US-based agricultural seeds companies Forage Genetics International and Monsanto (NYSE: MON) said that FGI has acquired all of the commercial rights from the parties' existing alfalfa research collaboration and that Monsanto has licensed to FGI certain intellectual property relating to its alfalfa traits and technology.
23 May 2016 - US-based agricultural seeds companies Forage Genetics International and Monsanto (NYSE: MON) said that FGI has acquired all of the commercial rights from the parties' existing alfalfa research collaboration and that Monsanto has licensed to FGI certain intellectual property relating to its alfalfa traits and technology.
For Agricultural seeds. Contribution No 29 to the Handbook of Seed Testing.Eds.Association of Official Seed Analysts, 62.
"Specialised as it is in providing the finest types of agricultural seeds to companies in the kingdom, Sorouh considered the event to be a leading global platform for its aspirations to reach a wide cross-section of specialists and potential customers."
The bank also agreed to provide funding worth USD 21 million to a project to producing improved agricultural seeds to Cote d'Ivoire, in addition the bank will contribute USD 20 million to a development project in rural areas of the Republic of Benin.
A flour mill, mineral fertilizers plant, oil pressing factory, agricultural seeds processing plant will be constructed under the memorandum.
Meanwhile, Monsanto - the world's largest producer of agricultural seeds and a giant in the field of agricultural biotechnology - has announced that it is halting its efforts to lobby European governments to allow the cultivation of its genetically modified products.
Small samples of seeds are removed from batches of horticultural and agricultural seeds that have been pelleted and film-coated.
"We will ensure that adequate quantities of foodgrains and other essential commodities are available in the state and that agricultural seeds of the desired variety are also available," he said.
Pakistan has decided to export one million tonnes of surplus wheat to Iran in return for agricultural seeds, equipment and fertilizers.
"We have earmarked about US $ 100 million for establishing various institutions including the India Africa Institute of Agriculture and Rural Development, soil water and tissue testing laboratories, farm science centres, agricultural seeds production-cum-demonstration centres and rural technology parks in different parts of Africa," he added.

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