Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

Agricultural services and diversified foods group AFGRI has agreed a sponsorship deal with South African rugby union club Blue Bulls, which competes in the Super Rugby competition.

Plant genetics developer and supplier DuPont Pioneer has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with the Canadian Curling Association.

Japanese agricultural co-operatives group ZEN-NOH has been unveiled as the title sponsor for the International Table Tennis Federation’s 2014 World Team Championships in Tokyo.

Dairy Australia, the national services body for Australian dairy farmers, has reached a one-off sponsorship agreement with A-League football team Melbourne Victory for its friendly against Liverpool on July 24.

John Deere has reached an agreement with the Ladies European Tour to be the official golf course machinery supplier for the 2015 edition of the Solheim Cup.

DCM has decided not to extend its three-year co-sponsorship of the Vacansoleil-DCM UCI ProTeam cycling outfit, ahead of the conclusion of its current deal at the end of 2013.