Bayer CropScience is one of the world's leading innovative cropscience companies in the area of crop protection, non agricultural pest-control, seeds and plant biotechnology. They strive to build long term, consistent, predictable and mutually beneficial partnerships with our customers and stakeholders, and aim to generate value through innovation.
ECPA acts as the ambassador of the crop protection industry in Europe and represents the industry's European regional network. ECPA promotes agricultural technology in the context of sustainable development and, in doing so, seeks to build understanding of the industry’s role, contribution’s, and expand informed dialogue about our views, values and beliefs.
It costs up to $256 million to research, develop, and register a new crop protection product; only 1 in 139,000 chemicals make it from the laboratory to the farmers’ fields.
CropLife Conversations - Environmental Defense Fund
Suzy Friedman Conversation
The third in a series of sit down interviews, Barb Glenn talks with Suzy Friedman, Deputy Director, Working Lands at the Environmental Defense Fund. In this new CLA web video, Barb and Suzy discuss how important environmental stewardship is to both organizations. Suzy notes that modern agriculture must continue to maintain production on agricultural lands to meet the needs of a growing population. Barb and Suzy also talk about the significance of integrated pest management and its role in environmental stewardship.