Bayer CropScience, California Citrus Mutual team up to combat Asian psyllid

Alameda County joined 16 other California counties under a total or partial citrus quarantine after the housefly-like Asian citrus psyllid was found on Monday in San Jose. In the wake of these quarantines, Bayer CropScience has partnered with California Citrus Mutual to promote awareness of the threat posed by the psyllid using the hashtag #CitrusMatters on social media. Read More »

Bayer CropScience plans expansion to boost Liberty herbicide production

Bayer CropScience said this week that it plans to build two chemical-manufacturing plants in the Mobile, Alabama, area. The facilities will produce materials used in the production of Bayer's Liberty herbicide. The project is part of a joint effort between Bayer CropScience and Evonik Industries, with each company agreeing to manage construction of one of the facilities. Read More »