SynTech Research is a global contract research organization, including many seasoned professionals with wide expertise in the research and development of crop protection products. It delivers high quality GEP field and laboratory studies to determine the efficacy and crop safety of new agrochemicals, adding value and competitive advantage for clients through in-depth knowledge of the crop protection industry. Over 10 years, SynTech Research has developed a reputation as a leading provider of studies at country, regional and global level, to over 200 client companies worldwide.
SynTech has a network of testing facilities in 26 countries, many with multiple locations or satellite facilities, ensuring comprehensive coverage of all key crops and targets.
These sites offer a range of bio-efficacy services, including laboratory, greenhouse and field evaluation of agrochemical, bio-pesticide, biocide and seed products. Product types tested cover: herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, nematicides, plant growth regulators, fertilizers/crop nutrition, adjuvants, safeners, insect pheromones and other semiochemicals. Trials are conducted on a full range of agricultural and horticultural crops, ornamentals, amenity and public health pests.
Product evaluation takes place during all stages of the R&D process, from early screening through development and registration work, to demonstration trials. In addition to routine efficacy testing, special trials are conducted, such as: crop tolerance/rotation, variety (including GMO) screens, rain-fastness and pest / weed / disease resistance evaluation and monitoring. Application methods used include sprays, granular application and seed treatments, and products are tested for both pre-and post-harvest usage.
The SynTech Research workforce is unrivalled in terms of its industry and agricultural experience. The Company provides a design and management service to assist planning of customer’s programs and to provide intelligent protocol input. This ensures technical and commercial objectives can be met, and minimizes costs and timescales.
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