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Sep 24, 2015, 10:07 ET
In 2013, nearly 75% of farmers spent 10+ hours a day on farm work #Thankful4Ag

Bayer CropScience and Feeding America Rejoin Forces to Combat Hunger in 2015

 Bayer CropScience today announced the launch of its third annual #Thankful4Ag campaign, a national social initiative dedicated...

Sep 09, 2015, 10:07 ET
Feed a Bee partner Vitamin Bee promotes importance of bees to a nutritious diet

Vitamin Bee Teams Up with Bayer Bee Care Program for Feed a Bee Initiative

Vitamin Bee, LLC today announced  a new collaboration with the Bayer Bee Care Program through its "Vitamin Bee®" character to help...

Sep 01, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Bayer Announces Capacity Expansion at Facilities Producing Leading Weed Control System

 Bayer CropScience is celebrating significant capacity expansion at two facilities critical to producing its herbicide,...

Sep 01, 2015, 09:29 ET
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Bayer CropScience Invites Soybean Growers to Experience Real Yield

Bayer CropScience will kick-off this year's Farm Progress show by unveiling its first social instant win experience for growers, the...

Sep 01, 2015, 09:07 ET
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New Research Looks to Improve Crop Yields

Today Bayer CropScience LP and Elemental Enzymes Ag and Turf LLC announced a research initiative focused on improving crop productivity. ...

Sep 01, 2015, 08:33 ET
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Bayer CropScience Announces National Availability of Credenz® Soybean Seed

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- For the 2016 growing season, Bayer CropScience is expanding the Credenz® soybean...

Sep 01, 2015, 08:11 ET
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Bayer Launches a Comprehensive, Educational Web Destination to Inform Soybean Growers About the Threat of Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS)

Today at the Farm Progress Show, Bayer CropScience launched a comprehensive online industry resource,, to provide the agricultural...

Aug 04, 2015, 10:03 ET
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Bayer CropScience Announces Additions to Vegetation Management Stewardship Team

Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP, today announced Case Medlin, Ph.D., and Harry Quicke, Ph.D., as the...

Jul 09, 2015, 15:01 ET
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Bayer CropScience Marks Continued Agriculture Industry Leadership with Grand Opening Of SeedGrowth Equipment Innovation Center In Shakopee, Minnesota

Bayer CropScience today celebrated its continued commitment to leading the agriculture industry with the grand opening of its SeedGrowth...

Jul 09, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Bayer CropScience and Ernst Conservation Seeds Partner to Create Pollinator Habitat

 As part of its ongoing commitment to honey bee health, Bayer CropScience has partnered with Ernst Conservation Seeds to provide bulk seed to...

Jul 02, 2015, 13:01 ET
The Asian citrus psyllid feeds on the leaves and stems of citrus trees and can infect the tree with the bacterium that causes HLB. Photo Credit: CPDPP

Local Residents Urged to Declare Why "Citrus Matters" to Los Angeles

 California's citrus industry is threatened by the Asian citrus psyllid, a tiny pest that can transmit the world's deadliest citrus disease,...

Jul 01, 2015, 08:03 ET
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Dr. Jacqueline Applegate to head Environmental Science at Bayer CropScience

Effective July 1, longtime Bayer Executive Dr. Jacqueline Applegate will become Head of Environmental Science, the non-agricultural...

Jun 23, 2015, 14:05 ET
Today, Bayer CropScience celebrated two recent investment milestones: the completion of a $33 million office modernization project and the groundbreaking of Greenhouse 6, a $34 million research facility at its Research Triangle Park (RTP) headquarters.

Bayer CropScience Celebrates the Latest in a Series of Investments in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

 Today, Bayer CropScience celebrated its two most recent investment milestones: the completion of a $33 million office...

Jun 22, 2015, 14:07 ET
DeltaGard Insecticide outperforms the competition at lower application rates while proving the superior efficacy you need to help protect your community from mosquitoes.

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week Reminds Everyone to Prevent and Protect from Mosquitoes

 Mosquitoes aren't only nuisances; they're the deadliest creatures on earth. They routinely transmit diseases, affecting thousands of people in...

Jun 18, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Bayer CropScience Celebrates National Pollinator Week with Feed a Bee Partners

 Honey bees, one of modern agriculture's most valuable partners, are threatened by a variety of stressors from Varroa mites to...

Jun 17, 2015, 11:11 ET
Feed a Bee is an initiative started by Bayer CropScience to create forage areas with a diversity of bee-attractant plants for honey bees.

Business Supports Bee Health during National Pollinator Week by Partnering with Customers to Plant Flower Seeds

 Experts agree that a major health factor facing honey bees is a lack of forage, as they are unable to access the food they...

Jun 16, 2015, 09:03 ET
Georgia beekeeper Paul Vonk has won the third annual Bayer Bee Care Community Leadership Award. Paul was chosen because of his efforts to improve pollinator health, by educating the beekeeping community students interested in pursuing STEM education fields through HiveTool(TM), which provides a noninvasive way to analyze colony health.

Georgia Beekeeper and Engineer Wins 2015 Bayer CropScience Bee Care Community Leadership Award

 Bayer CropScience today announced that Georgia beekeeper Paul Vonk has won the third annual Bayer Bee Care Community...

Jun 02, 2015, 09:11 ET

Nearly 200,000 People Support Feed a Bee by Planting 50 Million Flowers in 2015

 Just 12 weeks after its launch, the Feed a Bee campaign has exceeded its goal of receiving pledges to plant 50 million flowers in 2015. Feed a...

May 19, 2015, 13:36 ET
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Bayer Welcomes Release of National Pollinator Strategy

 Calling it a "balanced and multi-faceted approach," Bayer CropScience today welcomed the release of the President's Pollinator Task...

May 13, 2015, 14:50 ET
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Bayer CropScience Opens Beaver Crossing Breeding and Trait Development Station

As part of its commitment to support growers throughout the Great Plains and worldwide, Bayer CropScience today celebrated the...