Company Background

AgbioInvestor was established in 2017 to provide news and analysis covering the global crop protection and seeds & traits industries. The partners at AgbioInvestor, Fraser McDougall, Allister Phillips, Derek Oliphant and Garry Mabon, have over forty years of combined experience from their history in senior analytical and managerial roles in the industry.

AgbioInvestor has rapidly become the leading source of global crop protection market information and analysis in the industry. As a dynamic and vibrant company, we are able to offer intuitive and interactive methods of accessing this data and analysis whilst delivering the accurate and reliable information with which we have quickly become synonymous.

What’s covered

In addition to providing a range of subscription-based products, we also offer a free service covering the latest industry news and developments. The sectors we cover comprise:

  • Conventional Agriculture
  • Seeds
  • Biologicals
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Digital Agriculture
  • Crop Commodities

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The Latest from AgbioInvestor

AgbioInvestor and CropLife Publish EU Report

Agriculture is an important element of the overall economic and social structure of the European Union (EU). This report, which has been commissioned by CropLife International, will analyse the current position of agriculture in the EU and the industries which support it.

The report provides an outlook on agriculture in the EU if the current trends continue.

Please click here to access the full report

AgbioInvestor Introduces AgbioCrop and AgbioSeed

Thursday 12th June 2018

AgbioInvestor is delighted to announce that it has undergone significant rebranding and that subscriptions are now available to the newly named AgbioCrop and AgbioSeed services.

AgbioInvestor’s core subscription products will now be rebranded as AgbioCrop, a crop protection focused service, and AgbioSeed, which focuses on the seeds & traits industries. In addition, our news service will be rebranded as AgbioNews. Our market strategy software platform sigma Select will remain unchanged. The general contents of these services will be unaltered, although enhancements are continually being rolled out to improve our services and offerings.

For more information on AgbioInvestor’s services, please contact us here, or book a demonstration via our booking site.

sigma™ Select launched

Thursday 1st March 2018

AgbioInvestor and Kynetec are pleased to announce the launch of their new collaboration product, sigma™ Select.

Bringing together Kynetec’s global agricultural market research data with AgbioInvestor’s industry-leading top-down analysis, sigma Select allows professionals working in the global crop protection industry to quickly and easily identify regional, country, crop and active ingredient level data, as well as market shares for the leading manufacturers in these markets.

The platform provides industry professionals with a one-year snapshot tool through sigma Select, or through sigma Select Plus users can analyse active ingredient sales over the previous five data years.

For more information or to arrange a demonstration of sigma Select, please contact us at info@agbioinvestor.com, or click here to register your interest.

Product Development Collaboration with Kynetec

Tuesday 31st October 2017

AgbioInvestor, an agricultural market intelligence company based in Edinburgh, UK, and Kynetec, the global leader in agricultural and animal health market research, have entered into a product development collaboration to bring to the market a new market strategy software platform, sigma™ Select.

The collaboration combines Kynetec’s global agricultural market research data with Agbioinvestor’s industry-leading top-down analysis to create an agricultural business intelligence platform with the most in-depth ex-manufacturer market research available on the market.  sigma Select provides sales data for all commercially significant active ingredients in all significant country markets across all major crops and crop groups. The user-friendly, intuitive interface has been developed to combine ease-of-use with depth of detail, and will also be available in Japanese and Chinese editions, enabling more efficient use for native speakers of these languages.

Analyst support will be a cornerstone of the product, and both Kynetec and Agbioinvestor staff will be available to clients for any questions and requests in order to maximise the user experience.

About AgbioInvestor:

AgbioInvestor was established in 2017 to provide news and analysis to the crop protection and agricultural biotechnology sectors, covering crop protection, seeds & traits, digital agriculture, biological crop protection, commodities and related industries. The team members, Fraser McDougall, Allister Phillips, Derek Oliphant and Garry Mabon, have over forty years of combined experience from their history in senior analytical and managerial roles in the industry.

About Kynetec:

Kynetec is the global leader in agricultural and animal health market research. We have a long history of market research expertise, specialising in animal health and nutrition, crop protection, farm machinery and equipment, seed/biotech and fertilisers. Backed by a team of around 340 research professionals, around 250 skilled interviewers and a global network of around 70 associates and partners, our number one priority is to ensure that we deliver the highest-quality insight and foresight at the right time to enable our clients to confidently make the best decisions for their business. Across the globe, our employees are located across 22 major agriculture and animal health countries. Our coverage extends to major and niche sectors of our industry, where we regularly undertake research projects in more than 70 countries.

AgbioInvestor Team Expands

Monday 16th October 2017, Edinburgh, UK

Agbioinvestor, a web-driven service providing news and analysis to the global investment community and agrochemical and seeds & traits industries, is pleased to announce the expansion of its analytical team and its product offerings.

The new team members, Fraser McDougall, Allister Phillips, Derek Oliphant and Garry Mabon, bring with them over forty years of combined experience from their history in senior analytical and managerial roles at Phillips McDougall.

Comprehensive global-focused news service and supporting key data

Data and analysis covering the global crop protection industry

Data and analysis covering the global seeds & traits industries

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