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Jan 11, 2016, 09:13 ET Feed a Bee Initiative Receives Pledges to Plant 65 Million Flowers in First Year

The line at the pollinator all-you-can-eat buffet is a little longer this year thanks to the contributions of consumers and partners joining Bayer's...


Jan 07, 2016, 03:31 ET Bayer Recognizes Gaylon Morgan as 2016 Extension Cotton Specialist of the Year

Gaylon Morgan, Ph.D., Extension cotton specialist with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, is the 2016 Extension Cotton Specialist of the Year....


Dec 01, 2015, 09:11 ET Bayer Encourages Next Generation of Farmers to Apply for Young Farmer Sustainability Award

Bayer CropScience is seeking young agricultural producers that demonstrate leadership and excellence in the areas of business and environmental...


Oct 21, 2015, 02:11 ET National Geographic and Bayer CropScience Release "Top Crop: Farming for the Future"

National Geographic and Bayer CropScience announce the release of "Top Crop: Farming for the Future," an interactive online game that aims to...


Oct 19, 2015, 09:05 ET Bayer CropScience Celebrates Agriculture Literacy Week Oct. 19-23

In a community-wide effort to support the future of agriculture and to help solve the world's most pressing food issues, Bayer CropScience is...


Oct 19, 2015, 02:03 ET Bayer CropScience Offers $10,000 to Recognize Produce Industry Innovator

This week, Bayer CropScience launched its second annual Produce Innovation Award with a call for applications from across the produce industry. The...


Sep 24, 2015, 10:07 ET 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 to helping feed...


Sep 09, 2015, 10:07 ET 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 promote the Feed a...


Sep 01, 2015, 10:01 ET 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, Liberty®, the chemical...


Sep 01, 2015, 09:29 ET 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 LibertyLink®...


Sep 01, 2015, 09:07 ET 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. Working...


Sep 01, 2015, 08:33 ET 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 seed...


Sep 01, 2015, 08:11 ET 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, www.soysds.com, to provide the agricultural...


Jul 09, 2015, 10:01 ET 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 09, 2015, 03:01 ET 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 Equipment...


Jul 02, 2015, 01:01 ET 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 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 business...


Jun 23, 2015, 02:05 ET 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 modernization project and the...


Jun 22, 2015, 02:07 ET 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 the...


Jun 18, 2015, 11:05 ET 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 weather to habitat loss....


Jun 17, 2015, 11:11 ET 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 need to survive even as...


Jun 16, 2015, 09:03 ET 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 Leadership Award. Paul was...


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 Bee, a ...


May 13, 2015, 02:50 ET 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 grand opening of its...


May 13, 2015, 02:33 ET 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 following statement...