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.
The Importance of Food Sourcing
Bill Clark - Philabundance
On September 14th, 2012, Philabundance hosted their 2nd Annual Hunger Symposium in Philadelphia, PA. Philabundance is the Delaware Valley's largest hunger relief organization. The purpose of the day's events was to discuss a critical need in hunger relief and food sourcing.
In this video, Philabundance's President and Executive Director Bill Clark talks about the importance of food banks and food sourcing. Bill also talks about the unique relationship that agriculture has with food banks, and how that relationship can strengthen to help feed a hungry world.