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May 01, 2014, 15:00 ET Take Action Against Termites

 Your first reaction to seeing flying termites in your home could be panic. If you've had a previous termite infestation, you probably just...


Jun 20, 2013, 15:30 ET The Top 10 Termite Mistakes

Termites. They're hungry. And to them, your house is food. Is there anything you can do to stop them? Can you make your home less appetizing? More...


Apr 06, 2011, 15:24 ET Better Bait Means Better Termite Control

Termites love wood, so discovering a bait they love even more has pest control experts across the country excited. In side-by-side tests where...


Nov 24, 2009, 13:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Canada Announces Agreement to Acquire Hyland Seeds

Dow AgroSciences Canada announced today it is acquiring the assets of Hyland Seeds, a division of Thompsons Limited of Blenheim, Ontario. The...


Jul 16, 2009, 10:00 ET Dow AgroSciences, NemGenix Establish New Collaboration in Plant Biotechnology

Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), and NemGenix, a Perth based biotechnology company,...


Jul 14, 2009, 13:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Announces Agreement to Acquire Pfister Hybrids

Dow AgroSciences LLC announced today it is acquiring the majority of assets of Illinois based corn company Pfister Hybrids. The addition of...


Jun 05, 2009, 08:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Renews Strategic Alliance with NRC in Plant Biotechnology

Dow AgroSciences Canada Inc. announced today it has renewed its strategic alliance with the National Research Council Plant Biotechnology Institute...


Jun 02, 2009, 13:00 ET Dow AgroSciences, World Wide Wheat Agree to Collaborate on Wheat

Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), and World Wide Wheat (W3) LLC of Phoenix, Arizona,...


May 19, 2009, 10:00 ET Victoria Forges Global Alliance with Dow AgroSciences for Crop Innovation

ATLANTA, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Victoria has forged a global alliance with Dow AgroSciences for crop innovation, Minister for Innovation...


Apr 29, 2009, 13:07 ET Dow AgroSciences Confirms Efficacy of Zinc Finger Nucleases for Precise Genome Modification in Maize

Breakthrough technology could transform agricultural advancement Scientists at Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical...


Mar 19, 2009, 09:42 ET Dow AgroSciences Receives Approval for New Technology to Control Cotton Pests in Brazil

Technology incorporates naturally occurring soil micro-organism proteins to protect cotton plantations Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned...


Mar 03, 2009, 14:00 ET Dow AgroSciences, Schillinger Seed Announces Licensing, R&D Agreement on Soybean Genetics

Dow AgroSciences LLC and Schillinger Seed, Inc. have entered into a licensing, research and development agreement for the commercialization of...


Feb 27, 2009, 14:30 ET Field Trials Demonstrate Efficacy of SmartStax(TM) Trait Combination

Results Show Effective, Consistent Insect Control Two years of pre-registration field trials conducted by Dow AgroSciences demonstrate the...


Feb 25, 2009, 07:00 ET Heart Health Month Milestone: Half a Billion Pounds of Bad Fats Eliminated From North American Diet

Omega-9 Canola and Sunflower Oils drive better restaurant menu options This year's Heart Health Month marks a significant milestone in North...


Feb 17, 2009, 20:00 ET Dow AgroSciences, China National Rice Research Institute Announce Collaboration on Rice Research

Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), and the China National Rice Research Institute (CNRRI) of...


Jan 28, 2009, 07:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Receives Approval for Cultivation of HERCULEX(R) I Corn in Brazil

The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture has authorized Dow AgroSciences to sell its first corn hybrids with HERCULEX(R) I Insect Protection...


Sep 21, 2007, 01:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Wins United Nations' Montreal Protocol Innovators Award for Stratospheric Ozone Protection Efforts

MONTREAL, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow AgroSciences LLC, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), has been named a winner of the...


Aug 01, 2007, 01:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Acquires Corn Seed Business of Brazil-Based Agromen Tecnologia

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), announced...


Jun 06, 2007, 01:00 ET CKE Restaurants Have an Appetite for Omega-9 Canola Oil

INDIANAPOLIS, June 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CKE Restaurants, Inc. announced today that its Carl's Jr.(R) and Hardee's(R) restaurant chains...


Oct 18, 2006, 01:00 ET Dow AgroSciences, DuPont Expand Access to Herculex Traits

INDIANAPOLIS and DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dow AgroSciences LLC, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW),...


Oct 13, 2006, 01:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Animal Health Division Selected as Finalist for Best in the Industry Excellence Award

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), announced today that...


Mar 01, 2006, 00:00 ET EPA to Review Dow AgroSciences Insecticide Under its Reduced-Risk Initiative

INDIANAPOLIS, March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has notified Dow AgroSciences that a new spinosyn...


Dec 22, 2005, 00:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Announces Research Collaboration with University of Melbourne to Pursue Plant-Made Vaccine Solution to Avian Influenza

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW),...


Dec 21, 2005, 00:00 ET Dow AgroSciences Prevails in Patent Dispute Over Natreon* Canola Oil

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A federal court judge has ruled that Cargill, Inc. failed to disclose material information to the...


Dec 15, 2005, 00:00 ET Dow Chemical's Corporate Focus on Health Promotes Shift to Healthier Foods in Company Cafeteria

MIDLAND, Mich., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Chemical Company announced earlier this week that its corporate headquarters cafeteria in...