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2013-08-27 23:04:31

Bayer CropScience Demonstrates Commitment to Innovation and Stewardship with the Announcement of Global SeedGrowth Centers and Expanding Pipeline DECATUR, Ill. (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Growers in Paulina, Brazil; Mereville, France; and Forest City, Iowa all experience different problems with their crops depending on a variety of factors, including weather, soil conditions and pests. Now, all of these growers have access to the same seed treatment expertise through 10 newly opened Bayer...

2013-08-27 23:01:51

Technology Lowers Dust During Planting; Further Reducing Honey Bee Exposure DECATUR, Ill. (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 As part of its commitment to sustainable agriculture, Bayer CropScience today announced very favorable field trial results of its new seed application technology, which is designed to further reduce potential dust exposure to honey bees during a typical planting process, while offering improved handling efficiencies to corn farmers. The use of lubricants, such as talc and...

2013-08-26 23:01:48

Employees Make a Difference in Local Communities During 2013 Farm Progress Show CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 It’s said that the two best gifts are roots and wings, and in the coming weeks, Bayer CropScience will contribute both to Illinois communities by sponsoring “Making Science Make Sense®” for middle school students, helping children make healthy lunch decisions by donating salad bars to schools and beautifying communities by giving trees to local service...

2013-08-23 23:04:36

Pollinator-Friendly Garden Planted at Nature Center to Celebrate Honey Bees Research Triangle Park, NC (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 Bayer CropScience, Bridging the Gap and Kansas City Missouri Parks and Recreation celebrated earlier this week the contribution of bees to the Kansas City landscape by planting a pollinator-friendly garden at Lakeside Nature Center in Swope Park. Volunteers transformed a 70x30-foot area of land to now feature year-round blooming trees, plants and flowers, all...

2013-08-20 23:17:09

“The Bayer Museum of Agriculture” will Feature 35,000 sq. ft. of Exhibit Space and 3,500 Agricultural Artifacts. Lubbock, Texas (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Today, Bayer CropScience and the American Museum of Agriculture announced a sponsorship agreement to rename the museum the “Bayer Museum of Agriculture,” helping to further preserve, promote and display its cotton industry collection dating back to the 1600’s. The expanded Museum will open its doors in late spring-early summer...

2013-08-15 23:03:49

Two top-ranked superintendents will each receive $2,500 award to advance education in plant health Research Triangel Park, N.C. (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP, today announced that golf course superintendents can now apply for the inaugural Healthy Turf, Healthy Tomorrow Plant Health Scholarship. A $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to each of two outstanding superintendents looking to advance their education in the area of plant health....

2013-08-15 23:02:55

The World’s Leading Pollinator Health Scientists Gather at Penn State University University Park, Pa. (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Bayer CropScience bee health experts will join dozens of the world’s leading pollinator health scientists this week at the second International Conference On Pollinator Biology, Health and Policy at Pennsylvania State University. Hosted by the Center for Pollinator Research at Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences, the conference, held today through...

2013-07-23 23:25:31

The Firm is currently investigating Mirena IUD lawsuits on behalf of women who suffered spontaneous device migration, uterine perforations, and other alleged serious Mirena complications. St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 The Simon Law Firm, P.C. is currently investigating Mirena IUD lawsuits on behalf of women who have suffered spontaneous device migration, uterine perforations, and other alleged serious Mirena complications. St. Louis, Missouri based The Simon Law Firm, P.C. is...

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  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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