Our Commitment to Sustainability

Our Commitment to Sustainability

We’re committed to a world in which biodiversity thrives in harmony with humankind. Where hunger and climate change are terms relegated to history books. Where farms are more sustainable, consisting of plants that are more adaptive and resilient, to help increase economic prosperity for all families and their communities. In short, where agriculture is part of the solution to many of the planet’s biggest challenges. Learn more about our commitments to sustainable agriculture here

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Benefiting Biodiversity & Soil Health
Through close collaboration with growers and other partners, we are committed to balancing the need for crop production with nature conservation and reducing agriculture’s impact on biodiversity.  Agriculture and biodiversity are inextricably intertwined. Healthy crops depend on resilient ecosystems comprised of soil organisms, beneficial insects like pollinators, habitats for wild...
May 5, 2021 8:15 AM ET
Advancing Sustainability and Efficiency: Are You Prepared for the Future of Agriculture?
How can we ensure access to a sufficient supply of healthy, diverse, and safe food for a growing global population – while limiting the impact on the environment and coping with climate change? This is one of the key challenges of this century. And innovation in global agriculture is a central part of the solution. Despite short-term market shocks from COVID-19,...
Apr 20, 2021 9:15 AM ET
Fighting Climate Change on the Farm and in the Checkout Line
What if you—yes, you—could do something every day to actively fight climate change? What if it were as simple and familiar as going to the grocery store? Here’s how a new Bayer initiative could put the power to rewrite the carbon story directly into your hands.  Believe it or not, the majority of products you buy at the grocery store could play a special role in the global...
Mar 11, 2021 2:05 PM ET
Bayer Steps Up Its Commitments to Support Smallholder Farmers in Asia
Through the expansion of the Better Life Farming Alliance to Bangladesh and Indonesia, Bayer and its partners will provide more smallholders with better access to innovative and sustainable agricultural solutions, and increased farm incomes.  In 2021, the “Better Farms, Better Lives” initiative will extend to China’s Hubei Province, providing 200,000 farmers in the region...
Dec 16, 2020 9:00 AM ET
Food Security - You Can't Build Peace on Empty Stomachs
Almost 50 years ago, the Nobel prize committee sent a strong signal to the world, underpinning the social value of agriculture. Norman Borlaug (1914-2009) – the father of the so-called “green revolution”, a scientist who invented disease-resistant wheat and saved millions...
Mar 9, 2020 5:25 PM ET

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