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PRESS RELEASE: New chemical approvals provide opportunity for soya beans

Controlling pests and diseases in soya beans will now be much easier with the approval of two new Extension of Authorisation for Minor Use (EAMU) registrations; Lambdastar for controlling bean seed fly and Azoxystar for the control of Sclerotinia. Lambdastar contains 100g lambda-cyhalothrin and the extension of authorisation relates to the use on soya bean […]


Be ready for planting potatoes once conditions change. Despite the cold, wet conditions and a delayed start to the potato planting season, potato agronomist Denis Buckley advises growers not to panic yet and keep to their original plans. Whilst it is a late start to the planting season, here in the West Midlands I am […]

Information on the move from Life Scientific

Press Release: 9th January 2018 Information on the move from Life Scientific A new app for apple and android mobile phones and tablets launched by Life Scientific provides users with the latest product information and news. The app which has just been launched by the premium off-patent crop protection company, allows users an additional means to […]

Press Release: Innovation brings products to market faster

27th November 2017 Innovation brings products to market faster Off-patent crop protection company Life Scientific launches the first commercially available, off-patent mesosulfuron and iodosulfuron herbicides Niantic and Cintac to the UK arable market. Niantic is a post emergence early season applied herbicide for controlling grass and broad-leaved weeds in winter wheat, whilst Cintac is a […]

Press Release: Leading Irish R&D crop protection company to exhibit at Croptec

Premium off-patent crop protection company Life Scientific will be exhibiting at Croptec for the first time reflecting the openness of the UK arable industry to new innovation and growth. Life Scientific focuses on bringing the newest off-patent products to market much faster than has ever been previously possible. Its range of products are focused on […]

Don’t ignore the threat from BYDV

Cereals growers are warned not to be complacent in protecting their crops against Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus (BYDV) as temperatures remain warm heading into autumn. Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus (BYDV) is spread by bird cherry-oat and grain aphids and can affect all cereal crops, but particularly barley and oats. Symptoms are leaf yellowing and reddening […]

69th Irish Universities Chemistry Research Colloquium

Life Scientific is delighted to be a sponsor and attendee at the 69th Irish Universities Chemistry Research Colloquium. The event is being held in DCU on the 22nd and 23rd June. As part of the programme, postgraduate students representing their institutions will be invited to give oral presentations to showcase the range of exciting chemistry-based […]

Press Release: Life Scientific appoints UK country manager

Press Release 22nd  May 2017 Life Scientific, the leading Dublin based R & D crop protection company has appointed Bill Lankford as its UK country manager – reflecting the intent that the company has to strengthen its position in the UK. Dr Lankford will lead the delivery of Life Scientific’s wide portfolio of innovative off-patent […]