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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...

Mar 12, 2015, 08:00 ET
Feed a Bee is a major initiative to increase forage for honey bees and other pollinators, including growing 50 million flowers and providing additional forage acreage in 2015. Lack of adequate food is a significant stressor on honey bee health.

Feed a Bee Commits to Grow 50 Million Flowers and Acreage for Bee Forage in 2015

Bayer CropScience is launching Feed a Bee, a major initiative to increase forage for honey bees and other pollinators, including...

Feb 25, 2015, 10:11 ET
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South Carolina Peach Farmer Chalmers R. Carr III Honored for Achievement in Produce Innovation

 Chalmers R. Carr III, owner and president of Titan Farms in Ridge Springs, S.C., is the recipient of the inaugural Bayer...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:06 ET
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First Generation Indiana Farmer Named Top Young Sustainable Farmer

Andrew Fansler is a rare commodity these days—a first-generation farmer whose farming career was born from a passion for the soil, for...

Feb 24, 2015, 13:00 ET
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Bayer CropScience Event Explores Ideas and Need for Innovation to Nourish the World Tomorrow

Nourishing the world tomorrow requires innovation today. Bayer CropScience is bringing together innovators from across farming and the food supply...

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
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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
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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
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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
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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...