In this video, Matthew Phillips, Director of Phillips McDougall, presents the expectations for the crop protection market for the remainder of 2016 and into 2017, leading into a longer-term outlook for the industry. Following excellent harvests in both North America and Northern Europe in 2014, why has the industry seen a downward curve in crop prices and farm incomes more recently?
Also explored in this video:
• Pest resistance and the implications for the industry
• Lawsuits and their impact on future products
• Precision agriculture and new technologies
• How did the GM crop market see a decline for the first time ever since the inception of this industry sector?