Business & Policy
China approves Enlist corn for import
Weed control challenges have grown steadily worse since the first glyphosate-resistant weeds were discovered in 2001. According to a 2016 Stratus Ag Research study, resistant and tough weeds currently infest more than 100 million acres of North American farmland. For additional weed control solutions, the Enlist weed control system was developed.
June 15, 2017 By Top Crop Manager
The People’s Republic of China has approved the import of grain produced from corn containing the Enlist trait. Dow Agrosciences will continue to work with China and their regulatory process for additional trait approvals, and wil also outlicence the PowerCore Enlist trait technology.