TAG: Bayer Environmental Science

Bayer opens new Environmental Science headquarters

January 11, 2019By

The Environmental Science business unit of Bayer’s Crop Science division opened its new U.S. headquarters in Cary, N.C. “Environmental Science has had a steady growth through the years. We continue to work collaboratively with our customers to deliver innovative and inspiring solutions that foster healthy environments where we all live, work and play,” said Mark Schneid, head of Environmental Science for Bayer, North America.... read more

Bayer acquires DuPont assets

October 30, 2014By

Bayer CropScience purchased certain crop protection and land management assets from DuPont in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand. The transaction is expected to close in Q4 2014, subject to customary regulatory approvals. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. This acquisition allows Bayer’s Environmental Science business unit to expand its product portfolio to include weed... read more

Bayer unveils Specticle Total

October 22, 2014By

Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience, brought Specticle Total to the nonselective herbicide market. The product not only kills weeds but also prevents them from growing for up to six months, according to Bayer. “Landscape managers struggle to maintain effective, season-long control of weeds in landscape and hardscape areas,” said Jeff Michel, herbicides business manager for Bayer’s professional turf... read more

2014 Lawn Care Summit slated for Dec. 3–5 in Tampa, Fla.

October 17, 2014By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) and the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) will co-host the 2014 Lawn Care Summit Dec. 3–5 in Tampa, Fla. Charlie Hall, Ph.D., of Texas A&M University, will keynote the event, offering insight about the future of the industry, the economic forecast as it relates to consumer purchasing, how to adapt to economic cycles and strategies... read more

Bayer receives Agrow Award for Specticle active ingredient

December 5, 2013By

Bayer Environmental Science received an Agrow Award in the Best New Crop Protection Product category for Indaziflam, the herbicidal active ingredient in Specticle herbicide. “We are incredibly honored to receive this prestigious award,” said Hermann Stübler, Ph.D., head of weed control research at Bayer, attending the award ceremony in Amsterdam on Oct. 28. “The need for new herbicides with alternative... read more

Bayer rolls out Specticle plus Fertilizer

October 29, 2013By

Bayer Environmental Science introduced Specticle plus Fertilizer, a herbicide that provides warm-season turf managers up to eight months of residual control at low-use rates. “Specticle plus Fertilizer is an example of delivering innovation to meet the needs of Green Industry professionals and help them be more efficient,” said Jeff Michel, Bayer’s herbicide business manager. “It allows turf managers to achieve... read more