Moving towards simpler registration conditions for biostimulants in the EU?

A critical review on current development of biostimulants by Dr Lars Huber in Agrow's supplement Biologicals 2017

Date: 30.05.2017

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 Dr Lars Huber, Head of Biostimulants, Fertiliser, IPM _______________________________________________________________

Latest developments in efficacy assessment in agriculture
by Dr Norbert Weissmann

Date: 15 February 2017

Please follow this link to view Norbert’s report on efficacy assessment in agriculture as presented at the Crop and Chemicals Europe in Berlin in February 2017. It provides an overview of current regulatory developments in efficacy, focusing on efficacy testing in 3-dimensional crops, data requirements for re-formulated products and key factors for efficacy testing of biopesticides and biostimulants.  
For a brief summary of Norbert's presentation, please click here.

Dr Norbert Weissmann, Senior Manager Regulatory Affairs – Agrochemicals and Biopesticides, Head of Efficacy group                          _______________________________________________________________

Low risk substances: a comprehensive overview by Dr Bernd Brielbeck

Date: 15 February 2017

Click here to download Bernd’s guidance on low risk substances as presented at the Crop and Chemicals Europe in Berlin in February 2017. This presentation offers you a comprehensive overview on regulatory and political framework of low risk substances, guidance documents, handling of low risk criteria, hands-on experience and the outlook in the future. To view the synospsis of Bernd's presentation, please follow this link.

Dr Bernd Brielbeck, Senior Manager Regulatory Affairs, Agrochemicals and Biopesticides                           _______________________________________________________________

Biopesticides and the EU regulatory process

Date: 30.05.2016

Do biopesticides exist in EU legislation? What makes the approval process of biopesticides different from that of other active substances?


SCC’s Senior Manager Lars Huber reflects on these and related issues in his article in Agrow Biologicals 2016. Interested? Please click here.

Dr Lars Huber, Head of Biostimulants, Fertiliser, IPM _______________________________________________________________

Biopesticides market - a vision of  a promising future?

Date: 30.05.2016

Acceptance and market share growth of Biopesticides depend on a successful incorporation of all parties involved in the process chain, i.e. industry, manufactures and distributors, researchers, grower organisations as well as private and governmental crop protection services.  

Dr Lars Huber, Head of Biostimulants, Fertiliser, IPM, shares his professional expertise on the future prospects of Biopesticides market in his interview in AgroNews. Read more