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28 Mar 2018 Sentry valuable for risk management
Sentry valuable for risk management

12 Dec 2017 Voluntary Recall of Nufarm Australia ‘Spin Flo’ Product
Nufarm Australia advises that effective immediately all batches of Spin Flo manufactured prior to August 2017 are voluntarily recalled.

10 Nov 2017 Recruitment Fraud Alert
Recruitment Fraud Alert

02 May 2017 Nufarm Australia and Crop Care sales teams to be merged
The Nufarm Australia and Crop Care sales teams will be merged from 1 August 2017 resulting in a more streamlined and responsive customer experience.

31 Jan 2017 Marrone Bio Innovations and Nufarm join forces to improve crop productivity and sustainability for growers in New Zealand and Australia
Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI), Inc. and Nufarm Australia Limited announced today the signing of a commercial agreement to develop GRANDEVO® Bioinsecticide, with Nufarm to be the exclusive distributor in Australia and New Zealand (ANZ).

13 Jan 2017 Peter O'Keeffe Appointed Nufarm ANZ Regional General Manager
Nufarm Limited today announced the appointment of Peter O’Keeffe as ANZ Regional General Manager. Mr O’Keeffe’s appointment is effective immediately.

04 Nov 2015 Nufarm to reorganise Pipe Road manufacturing operations
Nufarm Australia today announced the reorganisation of its manufacturing workforce at the Pipe Road, Laverton site.

05 May 2015 Nufarm appoints Greg Hunt as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Nufarm Limited's Board of Directors today appointed Chief Operating Officer and acting CEO Greg Hunt as the company's new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hunt's appointment is effective immediately.

06 Mar 2015 Nufarm announces regional management changes
Nufarm Limited announced that it has changed its regional management structures in North America and in Australia / New Zealand. These changes bring Nufarm closer to consistent regional management models across all global operations.

18 Nov 2014 Nufarm announces realignment to sales and customer service structures
Nufarm Limited today announced the appointment of a Head of Commercial and a realignment of its Australian sales and customer service operations.

27 Oct 2014 Liquid glyphosate option for growers in cotton
COTTON growers now have more flexibility with in-crop glyphosate options, with the registration of Nufarm’s weedmaster DST for over the top use in glyphosate tolerant cotton.

03 Oct 2014 Nufarm pre-harvest canola use pattern registered
CANOLA growers are now able to apply glyphosate in canola crops pre-harvest, after the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicine Authority (APVMA), approved Nufarm’s weedmaster® DST® glyphosate as the only registered glyphosate product for this use.

02 Oct 2014 Nufarm announce exclusive partnership with Phytech
Nufarm Australia and Israel based technology firm Phytech have made an exclusive agreement to jointly develop a proprietary plant monitoring system in Australia and New Zealand.

18 Mar 2014 Nufarm reorganises Australian operations (PDF 159 KB)
- Increased investment in new product development
- Improved logistics and service offering
- Lower cost base improves competitiveness

18 Mar 2014 Nufarm announces reorganisation of Australian operations (PDF 486KB)
Nufarm Limited today announced a reorganisation of its Australian operations which will result in a more flexible and responsive cost structure and an increased focus on new product development and customer service.

24 Feb 2014 Sumitomo Chemical and Nufarm to co-operate on development of flumioxazin in Australia [282KB]
Sumitomo Chemical Australia Pty Ltd. (Sumitomo Chemical) and Nufarm Australia Limited (Nufarm) announced that they will be working together to further develop the Group G herbicide flumioxazin in Australia.

23 Jul 2013 Factsheet on Nufarm's 2,4-D products in Australia
This factsheet has been prepared to help answer any questions regarding the use 2,4-D herbicides in Australia.

23 Jul 2013 Media Statement - 2,4-D
Media statement - 2,4-D

23 Jan 2013 Media release - BASF - Nufarm distribution agreement [128KB]
BASF and Nufarm Australia Limited today announced that, following the expiry of their distribution agreement, BASF will directly distribute its range of crop protection products to the Australian market, effective March 1,2014.

30 Nov 2012 Media release - QuikPour wins international innovation award
Media release - QuikPour wins international innovation award

12 Aug 2012 Media Release - Starpharma and Nufarm sign crop protection agreement (186KB)
Nufarm Limited (ASX:NUF), via its subsidiary Nufarm Australia Limited, and Starpharma Holdings Ltd (ASX:SPL; OTCQX:SPHRY) today announced the signing of an agreement under which the parties will apply Starpharma’s Priostar® dendrimer technology to develop innovative crop protection formulations for Nufarm’s product portfolio.

12 Aug 2012 Media Release - Smart functionality to improve Spraywise Decisions (235KB)
Technical upgrades to the Spraywise Decisions website means growers and pesticide applicators can now visit a mobile enhanced version of the service.

12 Jun 2012 Media Release - Nufarm supports Ag College with Polaris donation (256KB)
The donation of a Polaris Ranger by Nufarm to Marcus Oldham College is making things a little easier for their students.

12 May 2012 Media Release - Game, set and match for weeds with new molecule (213KB)
The registration of a new herbicide molecule, Sharpen, will give greater control to growers when tackling broadleaf weeds.

12 Feb 2012 Media Release - Nufarm joins with local suppliers to seek protection against dumped glyphosate (268KB)
Customs and Border Protection (Customs) has announced today that it will be conducting an inquiry into the alleged dumping of fully formulated glyphosate products imported into Australia from China.

19 Oct 2011 Media Release - Innovative pack wins top honours at national awards
A new way of delivering agro-chemicals to growers has won two medals at the Packaging Council of Australia‘s (PCA) Australian Packaging Design Awards.