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 Asia promotes the benefits and responsible use of crop protection and plant biotechnology products, as well as sound regulatory frameworks in support of sustainable agriculture in the Asia-Pacific region. CropLife Asia supports the work of 15 member associations and is led by member companies at the forefront of crop production research and development.
Farmers get back at least $14.60 for every $1 invested on fungicides which allows them to use that money to further invest in seeds and other farming implements to grow more and better crops.
The Importance of Food Sourcing
Bill Clark - Philabundance
On September 14th, 2012, Philabundance hosted their 2nd Annual Hunger Symposium in Philadelphia, PA. Philabundance is the Delaware Valley's largest hunger relief organization. The purpose of the day's events was to discuss a critical need in hunger relief and food sourcing.
In this video, Philabundance's President and Executive Director Bill Clark talks about the importance of food banks and food sourcing. Bill also talks about the unique relationship that agriculture has with food banks, and how that relationship can strengthen to help feed a hungry world.