News and Media

2020

Bionema secures Innovate UK grant

1st July 

Bionema secures grant to complete alternative to chemical pesticides 

June 30

Bionema secures £98,000 Innovate UK grant to complete microencapsulation technology 

29th June

Biocompatible Wetting Agent for Biopesticides 

14 January

Bionema launches biocompatible wetting agent for biopesticides 

13 January

Bionema launches biocompatible wetting agent for biopesticides 

9th January

Bionema launches biocompatible wetting agent for biopesticides 

10th January

 

2019

What are the best options for managing chafer grubs and leatherjackets? 

15 May

Bionema raises £180,000 for ongoing biopesticides development  

16th May  

Biotechnology company raises cash to tackle £361.7 billion crop pest problem. 

14th May

Biotech company raises £180,000 for ongoing biopesticides development

29 April

Bionema Demo Nematode Application 

9th April

Industry urged to attend Chafer Grub and Leatherjacket summit 

11th April

Emergency Chafers and Leatherjackets Summit 

5th April

Emergency Chafers and Leatherjackets Summit 

3rd April

Emergency Chafers & Leatherjackets Summit 

4th April

Swansea businesses excel at Welsh Business Awards  

12th March

Bionema appoint Rigby Taylor as Distributor for their Nematrident® range for the turf and amenity sector 

28 January  

Bionema Appoint Rigby Taylor as UK Distributor 

28 January

Bionema appoints Rigby Taylor as Nematrident distributor for UK turf and amenity sector 

27 January

New Trap for Bugs Could Stop Millions of Pounds Worth of Damage to Golf Courses 

25th January  

New trap for bugs could stop millions of pounds worth of damage to golf courses 

17th Jan 

New trap for bugs could stop millions of pounds worth of damage to golf courses 

18th Jan

New chafer beetles trap launched 

18th Jan

 

2018

BIONEMA RECEIVES £765,000 INNOVATE UK GRANT 

22 December

Grant to develop biopesticide formulation which could help save worldwide economy billions of pounds 

17th December

Bionema awarded £765,000 for Western Flower Thrip research 

19 December

Bionema receives grant award from Innovate UK 

20th December

Bionema Ltd and Swansea University to host inaugural Biopesticide Summit on 2-3 July 2019 

6th November

Swansea University to Co-Host Inaugural Biopesticide Summit 

20th November

Swansea, UK to host inaugural Biopesticide Summit 2019 

17th January

Swansea University to Co-Host Inaugural Biopesticide Summit 

20th November

Bionema Ltd And Swansea University To Host Inaugural Biopesticide Summit In 2019 

23rd January

UK: Bionema and Swansea University to host inaugural Biopesticide Summit 

13th November

INAUGURAL BIOPESTICIDE SUMMIT TO HELD IN 2019 

15th November

Swansea University-based company wins Made in Wales Award 2018 for fighting crop pests naturally 

15th October

Bionema wins Made in Wales Award 2018 for fighting crop pests naturally 

16th October

Grubs force racing to be cancelled 

11th September

Epsom meeting cancelled after infestation of chafer grubs makes ground unsafe to race on. 

11th September

Bionema has appointed Stephen Burt to its board 

24th August

GLAS 2018 New Product & New Plant Winners 

20 July

Swansea Based Biotech Company Raises £500,000 

3rd August

BIONEMA SECURES £500K TO DEVELOP ORGANIC PESTICIDES 

20th July

Capital advises Bionema on £500k investment 

19th July

BIONEMA SECURES £500K TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENT ORGANIC PESTICIDES 

19th July

Bionema raises £500,000 for the further development of its organic pesticides 

16th July

Bionema raises £500K for its bio-pesticides 

13th July

UK: £500,000 for further development of organic pesticides 

10th July

Bionema launches its Tri-Component System for the control of black vine weevil and western flower thrips in soft fruits 

04 Jul

UK: Tri-Component System for black vine weevil and western flower thrips 

5 July

Show preview – Get set for Fruit Focus 2018 

5 July

Three companies win over £50,000 each to push agritech innovation 

May 4

Three companies win over £50,000 each to push agritech innovation 

4th May

Cranfield University and Johnson Matthey partnership looks to nurture fresh growth in agritech 

3rd May

Nurturing fresh growth in agritech 

03 May

Bionema launches new specialist biopesticide training courses to increase product efficacy 

February 26

Bionema launch new specialist biopesticide training courses to increase product efficacy 

February 22

Bionema launch specialist training courses to boost Biopesticide efficacy 

18th February

Bionema launch specialist training courses to boost biopesticide efficacy 

14 February

Specialist Training: Natural Pest Control (The Landscaper)

13th February

Bionema says beneficial nematodes could help control agapanthus gall midge 

16th January

Bionema says beneficial nematodes could help control agapanthus gall Midge  

8th January

 

2017

Biopesticides and the UK – which way now for this developing market? 

27th September

UK: Bionema launches NemaTrident pest control product.  

25th September

Swansea uni spin-out launches pest control range 

May 15

The killer worm ‘weaponised’ in Swansea Bay to protect our crops 

May 12

University spin-out launches new natural insect pest control products 

Friday 12 May

Bionema launches its unique three component solution of NemaTrident® nematode products for natural insect pest control 

May 11th

 BIONEMA LAUNCHES NEW INSECT PEST CONTROL PRODUCTS 

11 May

Bionema launches new nematode product for growers 

10 May

The Natural Way – why nematodes can help feed the world safely 

9 March

Brexit – are we going to give up on the idea of healthy, wholesome food? 

Feb 9

20 per cent more efficient – new natural pesticide boosts profits and delivers higher kill rates 

10 January

Vine weevil control promises success 

4 January

Vine weevil control promises success 

4 January

 

2016

Ground-breaking biochemical control agents trialled in Wales 

26 July

New research highlights need for careful planning to maximise effectiveness of bio-chemical crop protection 

22 June

 

2015 

University’s spin-off firm plans to use bugs and fungi to help give us safer fruit and vegetables 

20 August

Safer fruit and veg: bio-pesticide spin-out company wins ‘watchdog’ accreditation 

1 September