Founded in 1969, American Vanguard is a diversified specialty and agricultural products company that develops and markets crop protection, turf and ornamental products and public health insecticides.
CropLife International is a global federation representing the plant science industry. CLI addresses international developments in the area of crop protection (pesticides), biotechnology (GMOs) and sustainable agriculture. CLI is committed to the safe and responsible use of the industry's products in order to provide safe and abundant food as well as other benefits back to the consumer.
Agricultural output has to double in the next 20-30 years in order to feed the world’s population. By 2030, the United Nations predicts there is likely to be 1.7 billion more people to feed worldwide. Farmers must have access to crop protection solutions to grow more food per acre.
CropLife America and RISE Host Spring Conference, April 5-6
2012 Spring Conference
CropLife America and RISE Spring Conference 2012
April 5-6, 2012
Marriott Crystal Gateway
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202
CropLife America and RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) remind you to save the date for the 2012 Spring Conference, taking place April 5 – 6, 2012 in Arlington, VA.
We'll be discussing the most up-to-date science and regulatory issues impacting the crop protection and specialty pesticide industries.
Our 2012 conference will delve into key fields such as NPDES permitting, spray drift, the Endocrine Disruptor Screening Program and pesticide registration, as well as broader issues such as the important role of precision agriculture. Speakers include representatives from the U.S. EPA, USDA, academia, scientific communities and industry. A variety of interactive concurrent sessions allow for the panelists and audience to participate in engaging and forward-thinking discussions you won’t want to miss!