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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...

May 13, 2015, 14:33 ET
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Statement Regarding Release of Annual U.S. Department of Agriculture Honey Bee Loss Survey

 Richard (Dick) Rogers, Principal Scientist / Entomologist, Bayer Bee Care Center for Bayer CropScience LP, today issued the...

May 08, 2015, 12:03 ET
Friday, May 8 is #CitrusMatters Day in San Diego.

City of San Diego Declares May 8 "Citrus Matters Day"

The City of San Diego today declared May 8 to be "Citrus Matters Day" to celebrate and recognize commercial citrus growers in the...

May 05, 2015, 09:09 ET

Bayer CropScience Commits to Over $100,000 to Improve Pollinator and Wildlife Habitats on Public Sites in Eight States

 Bayer CropScience LP (Bayer) is investing over $100,000 in a project with Integrated Vegetation Management Partners, Inc., (IVM...

May 05, 2015, 07:03 ET
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Bayer CropScience and Flagship Ventures Form Strategic Innovation Partnership to Fund Leading-Edge Agriculture Ventures

 Striving to push the bounds of agricultural innovation, Bayer CropScience today announced a strategic innovation partnership with Flagship...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:11 ET
Healthy Hives 2020 is a Bayer CropScience initiative for improving the health of honey bee colonies in the U.S. by the year 2020.

Bayer CropScience Launches Healthy Hives 2020 Honey Bee Health Research Initiative

 The North American Bayer Bee Care Program announced Healthy Hives 2020, a major new initiative focused on finding tangible...

Apr 21, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Bayer CropScience Helps Growers CARE for Crops and Bees

 With Earth Day just around the corner and planting season underway, Bayer CropScience today announced the continuation of its CARE Program....

Apr 01, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Bayer CropScience Pledges $100,000 for North Carolina Roadside Pollinator Plantings

 As part of its ongoing commitment to honey bee health, Bayer CropScience today pledged $100,000 to the North Carolina Department of...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:16 ET

California Residents Called on to Help Save California Citrus

 Peeling an orange picked fresh off a backyard tree. Enjoying a refreshing lemonade on a hot summer's day. Sharing a juicy...