Cheminova is a manufacturer of fine chemicals, with its main business area within plant protection products. Cheminova has developed a wide range of plant protection products by in-house process and formulation development, and markets its products globally through subsidiaries in 20 key countries and through distribution partners in most other countries.
The ACRC is a non-profit organization that safely collects and recycles plastic crop protection product, or pesticide containers. Thousands of farmers and applicators nationwide participate in it’s free recycling programs.
Currently in the U.S., 2 million acres of farmland are devoted to growing rice. Without crop protection products, it would take twice as many acres to provide the same supply.
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.