26 Nov, 2018

BIOLOGICALS: Effective and Sustainable with a Strong ROI

2018-11-26T13:30:08+00:00

By Pam Marrone The market for biopesticides is between $3 and $4 billion, or approximately 5-6 percent of the more than $60 billion global pesticide market. The biopesticide compounded annual growth is projected at 15-20 percent compared to approximately 2 percent growth for chemical pesticides. So, what is causing the faster global growth rate and [...]

BIOLOGICALS: Effective and Sustainable with a Strong ROI 2018-11-26T13:30:08+00:00
26 Nov, 2018

Growing Innovation in Biologicals for Organic and Non-Organic Crop Protection

2018-11-26T13:33:34+00:00

By Pam Marrone, Founder and CEO, Marrone Bio Innovations Wherever I travel around the globe, whether it is in China, Guatemala, Brazil, Europe or the U.S., consumers, especially young people, desire more information and transparency about how crops are grown and how their food is produced. Food companies are taking notice of this environment, and [...]

Growing Innovation in Biologicals for Organic and Non-Organic Crop Protection 2018-11-26T13:33:34+00:00
12 Jun, 2018

State of IPM – Biopesticides (Presentation)

2018-06-12T15:30:55+00:00

Pam’s presentation at the Symposium on Barriers to Integrated Pest Management, Pacific Branch Entomological Society of America, June, 2018

State of IPM – Biopesticides (Presentation) 2018-06-12T15:30:55+00:00
8 Jun, 2018

How Biopesticides Are Revolutionizing Sustainable Farming Practices and Feeding a Hungry World

2018-06-25T15:35:35+00:00

By Dr. Pamela Marrone, Founder & CEO, Marrone Bio Innovations The world population is soaring and consumers are increasingly concerned about the environment, their health, food safety, and protecting water supplies. Now, more than ever, our world needs effective, environmentally smart agricultural technologies that are safe for people and protect our natural resources. From fruits, [...]

How Biopesticides Are Revolutionizing Sustainable Farming Practices and Feeding a Hungry World 2018-06-25T15:35:35+00:00
8 Jun, 2018

Crop Protection: Biologicals Integrated with Chemicals

2018-06-08T12:07:16+00:00

By Pam Marrone, CEO and Founder, and Keith Pitts, Sr. VP of Regulatory and Government Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer, Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. Recently, Agfunder published an insightful article by Spencer Maughan and Kieran Furlong, “Crop Protection: Biologicals vs. Chemicals.” The authors are generally bullish on biologicals and hence the title, which implies a [...]

Crop Protection: Biologicals Integrated with Chemicals 2018-06-08T12:07:16+00:00
8 Jun, 2018

Unlocking Nature’s Secrets: The World of Biological Crop Protection

2018-06-25T15:40:53+00:00

Derived from nature, biologicals offer farmers an effective, environmentally friendly and socially acceptable way to protect crops. Used by both conventional and organic farmers alike, they can be used alone or combined with synthetic products. What type of work and research does Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) do? MBI discovers, develops and commercializes biological based pest [...]

Unlocking Nature’s Secrets: The World of Biological Crop Protection 2018-06-25T15:40:53+00:00
8 Jun, 2018

Commercial Challenges for Bringing Biopesticides to Market: What Does it Take to Get There?

2018-06-08T10:33:28+00:00

Biopesticides represent approximately $2-3 billion of the $56 billion pesticide market. Growth of biopesticides is projected to outpace that of chemical pesticides, with compounded annual growth rates of more than 15%. With global population expected to increase to 9 million by 2050, there is an increasing need to produce more food more sustainably. When incorporated [...]

Commercial Challenges for Bringing Biopesticides to Market: What Does it Take to Get There? 2018-06-08T10:33:28+00:00