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Dec 15, 2014, 09:22 ET
Infographic - Food for Thought - 2014 Consumer Survey: 1000 consumers across the nation shared how they felt about farmers and the use of technology to grow food.

Connecting Farmers, Consumers May Shift the Landscape of U.S. Food Debates

  More than half of American consumers would like to talk to a farmer even though the  vast majority  – 94 percent –...

Dec 09, 2014, 14:15 ET
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Bayer CropScience Enhances Its IVM Leadership Team As The Company Grows Through Its Acquisition Of DuPont Land Management Assets

 To better serve the industrial vegetation management (IVM) industry with top talent, Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:07 ET
Bayer CropScience is providing 200,000 meals to Feeding America(R). Visit www.thankful4ag.com. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience LP)

Bayer to Provide up to 200,000 Meals to Feed the Hungry This Holiday Season with "#Thankful4Ag" Initiative

 Feeding America® and Bayer are joining forces to help make the holiday season a bit brighter for Americans struggling with hunger by...

Oct 22, 2014, 09:15 ET
Bayer CropScience Derigo post-emergent herbicide

Bayer Launches Versatile Solution for Roadside Managers with Derigo Herbicide

 To help simplify weed control for roadside managers, Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP, today announced the launch of...

Oct 21, 2014, 09:15 ET
Bayer CropScience - Specticle Total non-selective herbicide

Bayer CropScience Launches Non-Selective Herbicide Specticle Total

To help landscape managers more effectively manage areas of unwanted weeds and grasses, Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP,...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:11 ET
Bayer CropScience Produce Innovation Award

Bayer CropScience Launches New Award to Recognize Produce Industry Innovators

Bayer CropScience will honor a leader in the produce industry whose thinking, practices and use of technology enhance the role of produce in...

Oct 16, 2014, 11:00 ET
Bayer CropScience - Food Chain Partnership

Bayer CropScience Food Chain Partnership Fosters Innovation, Quality and Sustainability to Help Produce Nutritious, Affordable Food

 As a world leader in agriculture technology, Bayer CropScience strives to provide innovative solutions that will help to feed a global...

Oct 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

Next Youth Ag-Summit to be Held in Australia in 2015 - Global initiative seeks young leaders to apply passion to sustainable agriculture

CANBERRA, Australia and CALGARY, AB, Oct. 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Bayer CropScience together with Future Farmers Network Australia...

Sep 04, 2014, 12:44 ET
Bayer CropScience Opens New Greenhouse at Memphis Cotton Research and Development Facility (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Bayer CropScience Opens New Greenhouse at Memphis Cotton Research and Development Facility

 Bayer CropScience today celebrated the grand opening of its newest research facility, a $17 million, 76,000-square-foot...

Sep 03, 2014, 13:00 ET
Bayer CropScience research scientist observes plant in laboratory (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Bayer CropScience plans further growth in the USA, opens new R&D site in California

- Integrated R&D site in West Sacramento, California, officially inaugurated - Company aims to grow faster...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Bayer CropScience Highlights Farming Innovations to Help Leave a Better World

 Consumers are looking to farmers to use practices that leave a better world, and Bayer CropScience is responding to support...

Aug 26, 2014, 10:00 ET
A grower stirs in Fluency Agent with treated corn seed. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Fluency Agent Showcased for Second Year on More Than 60,000 US Corn and Soybean Acres

 Last year Bayer CropScience conducted its first large-scale field trials of its new Fluency Agent seed lubricant, which received favorable...

Aug 26, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Bayer CropScience Plans 2015 Release of New Corn Herbicide DiFlexx to Give Growers Upper Hand Against Tough Weeds

Bayer CropScience announces their plans to release a new broadleaf corn herbicide, DiFlexx™*. DiFlexx will offer growers flexibility for a...

Aug 19, 2014, 15:18 ET
Bayer CropScience presents check for $300,000 to Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Bayer USA Foundation Awards $300,000 Grant to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina

 In an effort to further support the health and wellbeing of the greater Triangle community, Bayer CropScience has announced a...

Aug 07, 2014, 09:00 ET
Tales of Transformation (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Voting Period Now Open for Bayer CropScience 'Tales of Transformation' Initiative

 To continue celebrating the inspiring work of the five Tales of Transformation finalists, Environmental Science, a division of...

Jun 30, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Bayer CropScience Unveils Finalists' Videos for 'Tales of Transformation' Initiative

 As part of its ongoing mission to celebrate the value pest management professionals (PMPs) bring to society, Environmental...

Jun 30, 2014, 08:30 ET
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the fields of health care, agriculture and high-tech materials. This year the company is celebrating 150 years of Bayer -- consistent with its mission "Bayer: Science For A Better Life." Bayer CropScience, the subgroup of Bayer AG responsible for the agricultural business, has annual sales of EUR 8,383 million (2012) and is one of the world's leading innovative crop science companies in the areas of seeds, crop protection and non-agricultural pest control. The company offers an outstanding range of products including high value seeds, innovative crop protection solutions. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Bayer CropScience Announces $29.6 Million Expansion at North American and Global Seeds Headquarters in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

 Bayer CropScience announced today that it will invest $29.6 million in the expansion of its North American and global Seeds headquarters in...

Jun 23, 2014, 09:30 ET

Adrian Percy announced as New Head of Research and Development

 Effective August 1, 2014 Dr. Adrian Percy, currently Senior Vice President of Global Regulatory Affairs within Bayer CropScience will take...

Jun 19, 2014, 09:00 ET
New creative to be featured in national advertising campaign promoting Credenz, Bayer CropScience's new soybean seed brand. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Bayer CropScience Introduces Credenz Soybean Seed

 Offering growers a new level of choice and performance, Bayer CropScience today announced the introduction of Credenz™, the company's...

Jun 18, 2014, 11:00 ET
Herbert Everhart, winner of the 2014 Bayer Bee Care Community Leadership Award. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

West Virginia Beekeeper, Farmer and Entrepreneur Wins 2014 Bayer CropScience Bee Care Community Leadership Award

As a disabled Vietnam veteran who lost a leg in the war, West Virginia beekeeper Herbert Everhart, owner of Eversweet Apiaries, was...