First ever Access to Seeds Index for South and Southeast Asia evaluated 24 leading seed companies in the region on support for Sustainable Development Goals
Manila, The Philippines, November 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Thailand-based East-West Seed outperformed global giants Bayer and Syngenta in the first-ever Access to Seeds Index for South and Southeast Asia, which evaluated the efforts of 24 leading seed companies in the region to support growth in the productivity of smallholder farmers, one of the main targets of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
November 16, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Results from a five-year peer-reviewed study on Intacta RR2 PRO™ soybeans planted in South America were recently published, indicating that this technology from Bayer helps farmers reduce greenhouse gas emissions and overall environmental impact.
Farmers are hungry for innovation. Consumers and our planet will benefit from supporting them!
About two years ago, Bayer and Monsanto reached an agreement under which Bayer would acquire Monsanto. In that time, I’ve had the opportunity to meet farmers from around the world, including the United States, Brazil, Kenya, Nigeria, Germany, the Netherlands, China and India to name only a few.
Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings (GISR) Releases Principles that will Guide Accreditation Process
WASHINGTON, DC, December 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings (GISR) today announced the key set of core Principles it will use for accrediting sustainability ratings worldwide.
The year long effort included close participation from leaders in the investment and corporate communities – among those, Aviva, Deutsche Bank, Bloomberg L.P., BBVA, TIAA-CREF and UBS who are members of GISR’s core committees; and AMD, UPS, Vale, Disney, Bosch and Bayer who are members of GISR’s technical working group.
February 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ - EIN News, a leading media monitoring company, provides in-depth news coverage of Bayer's drug Diane-35 that has been linked to the deaths of several women in Canada and France.
Bayer will buy Teva Pharmaceutical, a U.S.-animal health business for $145 million. The acquisition reinforces the food animal franchise of Bayer Healthcare by providing a range of anti-infective solutions for livestock. It will also expand the company’s portfolio with dermatological, pet wellness, and nutraceutical products.
The Report focuses on the company's sustainability performance in 2010
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) July 5, 2011 - “For Bayer sustainable development forms an integral part of our corporate policy, which is geared toward long-term success and high-quality solutions. In this sense, innovative and sustainable solutions address the core of our business,” emphasizes Marijn Dekkers, Chairman of the Board of Management of Bayer AG.