Bayer employees recently received some wonderful words of congratulations and encouragement from fellow farmers and community leaders at a festive 50thAnniversary celebration of the company’s history in Hawaii.
The integration of Monsanto into the Bayer Group can begin following the completion on Thursday of the divestment by Bayer to BASF of certain Crop Science businesses with a total sales volume of around 2.2 billion euros.
We applaud great people and great programs dedicated to growing Hawaii’s next ag generation, and support their efforts through grants, internships, scholarships and other programs to support ag education.
Hawaii’s seed production industry started in the 1960s when a top University of Hawaii plant breeder envisioned what could be a year-round growing season for seed corn. Building on the islands’ excellent growing climate, and strong agricultural expertise and infrastructure, Hawaii’s seed industry took root...