Welcome To AGRO

AGRO, a Division of the American Chemical Society, brings together a worldwide community of scientists and stakeholders to advance knowledge and promote innovative solutions for the protection of agricultural productivity, public health, and environment.


Abstract Submission for Boston is Now Open

The next AGRO program will be held in Boston, August 19-23, 2018 at the 256th ACS National Meeting.

Submit your Abstract now via the ACS Website. The deadline for abstract submissions is March 19, 2018 (Extended from the earlier deadline of March 12).

Graduate and Undergraduate students are invited to submit their abstracts and applications for the AGRO Education Awards for Student Travel by March 19.

Post-docs and early career scientists are invited to submit their abstracts and applications for the New Investigator Awards by March 19.

The Spring 2018 Issue of the Picogram with Detailed Call for Papers is now available


Lunch and Learn Webinar Series

Co-Sponsored by EAG Laboratories

March 14, 2018
12 noon to 1PM Eastern US Standard Time (5PM GMT)
Moderated by John Clark of University of Massachusetts Amherst

“Mechanisms of synergism for increased insecticidal action”
Jeff Bloomquist, University of Florida
Winner of 2017 AGRO International Award for Research in Agrochemicals


Dr. Bloomquist is the 2017 winner of the AGRO International Award for Research in Agrochemicals. Read more on his research…

Dr. Bloomquist’s presentation will review the major known mechanisms of insecticide synergism involving penetration, metabolism, and mode of action.  Additional material will cover new mode of action data on the antifeedant flonicamid and its synergistic interactions with the pyrethroid, permethrin.