A Dual Farmer’s Perspective on Sustainability and Tech in Agriculture

Published: October 10, 2017
By 2050, the global population is expected to reach 10 billion, requiring the world’s farmers to produce 50 percent more food. Annie Dee of Dee River Ranch is one of those farmers helping bring more food to the table for consumers. She transformed her family farm into a modern row crop and beef cattle operation, spanning 10,000 acres. Committed to innovation, Dee is an agricultural advocate and continually seeks new ways to farm sustainably and ...

Animal Well-Being: Increasing Day by Day

Published: October 09, 2017
Whether he is caring for his flock of sheep, playing with his dog, or working on his computer writing stories for hundreds to read, Paulo Palma Beraldo loves agriculture. As a 24-year-old, journalist from Brazil, Paulo has been selected as a delegate for the 2017 Youth Ag Summit in Brussels, Belgium in October. See more of his perspectives and experiences on his Portuguese blog De Olho no ...

Meet Bayer’s Youth Ag Summit Delegate: Lili Dóra Brassó

Published: October 09, 2017
Did you know there are nearly three chickens for every person on the planet? Did you know there are five countries in the world where there are more cattle than people? Did you know in 2003, one pig in the United Kingdom gave birth to 27 piglets, the largest litter ever recorded? As an animal production engineer, these facts and many more fascinate Lili Dóra Brassó, a delegate from Hungary for the Youth Ag Summit in Brussels, Belgium this ...

Making Every Day, World Animal Day

Published: October 04, 2017
Whether they are covered in fur, scales or feathers, regardless of if they stand on two feet, four hooves, or slither on the ground, and it doesn’t matter if they moo, purr, oink, squeak, or chirp, October 4 is a big day for animals worldwide. Animals are an important part of our lives and World Animal Day is an appropriate occasion to celebrate their contribution to the world and the many roles they play in our ...

Meet Bayer’s Youth Ag Summit Delegate: Cameron Olson

Published: September 28, 2017
The average age of a farmer in today’s world is 60-years-old. As a recent Master’s graduate from Texas A&M University’s Department of Animal Science, Cameron Olson, from Alberta, Canada has already committed himself to a lifelong goal of working in the cattle industry and improving the sustainability and efficiency of beef production. He plans to pursue his PhD at the University of Alberta after participating in the 2017 Youth Ag Summit in Brussels, Belgium this ...

Heroes on 4 Paws

Published: September 07, 2017
More than 40 years after the Vietnam war, Cambodia is still being haunted by a dismal legacy. According to estimates, the war has left behind 3 to 5 million landmines. Bayer is committed to a world free of landmines and supports the health of specially trained dogs, like our god fur-child, named Bayer. These dogs make an invaluable contribution by detecting the mines, helping save numerous ...

Flying With Your Pets

Published: August 11, 2017
Family trips are no longer just limited to the two-legged members. As traveling with pets becomes more common, taking proper precaution is increasingly necessary. Whether you are planning to hit the road or fly the skies with your dog or cat, Bayer has some tips and tricks to make your trip as pleasant as ...

Public Transportation and Your Pets

Published: August 07, 2017
Family trips are no longer just limited to the two-legged members. As traveling with pets becomes more common, taking proper precaution is increasingly necessary. Whether you are planning to hit the road or fly the skies with your dog or cat, Bayer has some tips and tricks to make your trip as pleasant as ...

Roadtrip Tips with the Whole Family

Published: July 31, 2017
Family trips are no longer just limited to the two-legged members. As traveling with pets becomes more common, taking proper precaution is increasingly necessary. Whether you are planning to hit the road or fly the skies with your dog or cat, Bayer has some tips and tricks to make your trip as pleasant as ...

Lessons from the Field: Cow Appreciation Day

Published: July 11, 2017
Farmers, ranchers, dairymen, veterinarians, and cow-lovers around the world celebrate Cow Appreciation Day on July 11, 2017. In honor of this day, we want to share just a few of the lessons that cattle have taught us over the ...