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 Africa Middle East, a member of CropLife International, represents the plant science industry and a network of national associations in 30 countries in Africa and the Middle East. The "Plant Science Industry" includes manufacturers and distributors of crop protection products (pesticides) seeds and biotechnology products.
Manufacturers have made tremendous advances in modern-day crop protection products. Today we have many highly targeted products that only affect specific pests. In addition to safer products that dissipate in the environment more quickly, today we use these products in much lower rates because they are much more targeted and effective.
Leonard Gianessi Talks with XS, Inc.
Leonard Gianessi Talks with XS, Inc
Leonard Gianessi, of the Crop Protection Research Institute sits down with CLA member XS, Inc. to discuss the importance of crop protection products to agriculture. Here Leonard speaks to the history the crop protection products have with the United States and abroad, noting the abundant food supply they allow.