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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
Bayer CropScience Logo (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

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...

Jun 16, 2014, 08:00 ET
2013 Bee Care Community Leadership Award Winner Steve McNair, with President and CEO of Bayer CropScience Jim Blome (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

Bayer CropScience Bee Care Tour Culminates by Celebrating Pollinators with Congressional and Community Events in Washington, D.C.

Did you know an estimated 15 percent of the combined value of U.S. fruit, nut, vegetable and field crop production can be attributed to...

Jun 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

Bayer CropScience at the World Processing Tomato Congress in Italy: Innovations and breeding advances promote sustainability in the processing tomato industry

 At the 11th World Processing Tomato Congress, which was held from June 8 through today in Sirmione, Italy, Bayer CropScience...

Jun 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

Pinehurst, North Carolina State University and Bayer CropScience Create a New Model for Sustainable Golf Course Management

 To help Pinehurst Resort restore course No. 2 to its intended design circa 1948, North Carolina State University (NCSU) and...

May 07, 2014, 10:00 ET

Bayer CropScience Launches App that Brings Solutions to Turfgrass Professionals on the Go

 Golf course superintendents and lawn care professionals can now instantly access Bayer's best-in-class innovation and research from their...

Apr 25, 2014, 14:26 ET

Kids Invited to Color "Bee-autiful" Artwork for Bayer CropScience Coloring Contest

 In celebration of the opening of Bayer's North American Bee Care Center, the company is launching Color Me Bee-autifully, a...

Apr 15, 2014, 10:00 ET

Bayer CropScience Opens North American Bee Care Center

 In celebration of Bayer CropScience's more than 25-year commitment to pollinator health, today the company celebrated the...

Apr 09, 2014, 16:46 ET

Bayer CropScience Honors Record Number at FiberMax One Ton Club

A record number of FiberMax® growers achieved one-ton yields during the 2013 season and overcame challenges, such as low...

Apr 03, 2014, 10:00 ET
A new packaging look for product brand Nunhems:  Outer box in the new look for Bayer CropScience product brand Nunhems.  (PRNewsFoto/Bayer CropScience)

New Visual Identity for Nunhems as Bayer CropScience Vegetable Seeds

Today, Bayer CropScience announced that its vegetable seed business, Nunhems, will change its visual identity and be marketed under the Bayer...