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Bayer Carbon Initiative rewards growers for new climate-smart practices

The initiative, designed to reduce carbon footprint & greenhouse gas emissions, recognizes the positive environmental impact U.S. growers can make.

Industry Voice by Bayer

November 15, 2020

1 Min Read

Whether it’s through the latest germplasm, new seeds and traits, key crop protection products, or through initiatives like their Carbon program – delivering value to growers is a top priority for Bayer.

The Bayer Carbon Initiative rewards growers for implementing new, climate-smart farming practices, such as cover crops, no-till and strip-till. In addition to generating a new revenue stream, growers may get the many added benefits of improved soil quality.

"Farmers are the original conservationists,” said Andy Knepp, who heads Environmental Strategy & Industry Innovation at Bayer.  “It’s only right that they are rewarded for being part of the solution.”

To learn more about the program and see if you qualify, contact [email protected]

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