07:00 , Jun 13, 2005 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

AgraQuest board of directors update

AgraQuest Inc., Davis, Calif.   Business: Agbio/Environmental   Appointed: William McGlashan, managing director of Texas Pacific Group; and Payman Pouladdej, managing director of Halcyon Capital   ...
00:17 , Jun 8, 2005 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

AgraQuest raises $14.4 million

AgraQuest (Davis, Calif.), which develops and markets environmentally friendly pesticides, raised $14.4 million in a private round co-led by Otter Capital and new investors Texas Pacific Group and Halcyon Capital. Existing investors included SAM Sustainability...
08:00 , Dec 22, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

AgraQuest management update

AgraQuest Inc., Davis, Calif.   Business: Agbio/Environmental   Hired: Chris Coombs as VP of U.S. business, formerly U.S. business manager at Nufarm Americas Inc.; and Bill Dunham as VP of international business, formerly global market manager for...
07:00 , Sep 29, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Rhapsody biopesticide regulatory update

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) granted marketing registration for AgraQuest's Rhapsody Bacillus-based bactericide/fungicide for use in ornamental crops including annual and perennial flowering plants, tropical foliage and trees, and shrubs. Also pending at EPA...
07:00 , Jun 16, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Sonata biofungicide regulatory update

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency granted AgraQuest a permit that allows the use of its Sonata Bacillus pumilus-based biofungicide on 4,000 acres of grape, melon, apple and forestry crops. The company expects full approval of...
07:00 , Oct 14, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Serenade biofungicide regulatory update

Costa Rica granted marketing authorization for AgraQuest’s Bacillus-based biofungicide for use in controlling Mycospaerella fijiensis in bananas. Serenade also is approved in the U.S., Chile, Mexico and New Zealand. AgraQuest Inc., Davis, Calif.   Product: Serenade...
07:00 , Sep 3, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Serenade Biofungicide regulatory update

The U.S. EPA granted marketing registration for AgraQuest’s Bacillus-based biofungicide, for use with blueberries, greenhouse vegetables, green beans and mint. The product already is approved for use with vines, melons, squash, hops, peanuts, leafy vegetables,...
07:00 , May 6, 2002 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ebb & Flow

Biotech advocates can be excused for their increasing frustration. Even as the industry's leaders continue to post profits, the BioCentury 100 lost another 2% last week and fell beneath the 1300 barrier (1295) for the...
07:00 , Apr 29, 2002 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

AgraQuest withdraws IPO

AgraQuest (Davis, Calif.) withdrew its proposed IPO, through which it had hoped to sell 3.5 million shares at $11-$13. The deal was being underwritten by Merrill Lynch; and Stephens. The company, which develops and markets...
08:00 , Mar 11, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

AgraQuest, Athenix deal

The companies will provide each other with access to their respective microbial strain collections for gene and target identification. AgraQuest Inc., Davis, Calif.   Athenix Corp., Research Triangle Park, N.C.   Business: Agbio/Veterinary/Environmental   ...