Valent U.S.A. Corporation is a leading crop protection firm serving the agricultural and non-crop products markets in North America. Valent products help growers produce safe and abundant food and fiber crops, and horticultural professionals improve the quality of life for their customers.
CropLife Canada represents the manufacturers, developers, and distributors of plant science innovations – pest control products and plant biotechnology – for use in agriculture, urban, and public health settings. CropLife Canada supports innovative and sustainable agriculture in Canada, in cooperation with others, by building trust and appreciation for plant science innovations.
It costs up to $256 million to research, develop, and register a new crop protection product; only 1 in 139,000 chemicals make it from the laboratory to the farmers’ fields.
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!