01 Nov 2019
Nufarm has today mailed the Notice of Meeting and Explanatory Memorandum for the 2019 Nufarm annual general meeting to shareholders. The document outlines details of the proposed sale of Nufarm’s South American business announced on 30 September 2019 and includes the report of independent expert, PricewaterhouseCoopers, which has concluded the proposed sale is fair and ...
25 Oct 2019
The opening of the Greenville plant is a milestone for Nufarm’s business. It broadens our manufacturing footprint beyond our facilities in Chicago to a true North American based platform,” said Nufarm CEO Greg Hunt. “This is a facility where we can work more closely with our distribution partners to service the needs of farmers.” Click ...
30 Sep 2019
Nufarm Limited (“Nufarm”) have released its Full Year Results today, Monday, September 30, 2019. You can view them by clicking here.
30 Sep 2019
Nufarm Limited (“Nufarm”) today announced it had entered into an agreement to sell its South American crop protection and seed treatment operations in Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Chile (“Nufarm South America”) to Sumitomo Chemical Company Limited (“Sumitomo”) for $1,188 million cash (on a cash-free, debt-free basis and subject to customary net working capital adjustments on ...
21 Aug 2019
Nufarm welcomes the Australian Federal Government funding to create a new Australian Research Hub for Sustainable Crop Protection. The Hub was one of four new research hubs announced by the Federal Government on 18 August 2019 and will focus on the development and commercialisation of an innovative biological fungicide as an alternative to existing chemical ...
01 Aug 2019
Nufarm Limited (Nufarm) has undertaken the placement of $97.5 million of preference securities (PS) to existing shareholder and strategic business partner, Sumitomo Chemical Company Limited (Sumitomo), through a wholly owned subsidiary (Nufarm Investment Pty Ltd). The transaction strengthens Nufarm’s balance sheet as a result of the issue of an equity instrument and builds on the ...
27 Jun 2019
Nufarm Limited (“Nufarm”) Company Secretary, Mr. Rod Heath, has notified the company of his intention to retire and given notice of his resignation as Company Secretary. Rod will cease to be company secretary of Nufarm effective 27 June 2019. Read more
03 Jun 2019
There have been a number of recent items in the Australian press regarding glyphosate. This commentary follows three substantial jury verdicts in US courts against Monsanto in the period since August 2018. Bayer (Monsanto) has also disclosed that there are in excess of 13,000 pending claims against it in relation to glyphosate. Read more
29 May 2019
Nufarm congratulates Dr Surinder Singh on his election as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science
Nufarm congratulates CSIRO Plant Oil Engineering Group Leader, Dr Surinder Singh, on his election as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science. Dr Singh’s election recognises his ground breaking genetic research and contribution to the development of omega-3 canola, the world’s first plant-based source of long chain omega-3. Read more
20 Mar 2019
Strong 1H result in the Americas offsets challenges in Australia and Europe Nufarm Limited today announced underlying earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) of $120.9 million, down 2% on the prior corresponding period, and a statutory net loss of $13.6 million. Nufarm Managing Director and CEO, Greg Hunt, said the half year EBITDA ...