By 2050, the world’s food production systems must support an estimated 9 billion people, with a shrinking base of agricultural land and limited water resources. Dow AgroSciences combines the power of science and technology with the “human element” to discover and develop innovative agricultural solutions for a more sustainable world. We are committed to increasing crop productivity through higher yields, better varieties, and more targeted pest management. We develop innovative chemical and biotechnology solutions to meet the food, feed, and fiber needs of the world.
Dow AgroSciences, John Deere Collaborate to Help Farmers Link Data with Expertise for Advanced Product Precision
Helping farmers get more value per acre through the expert analysis of production data is the goal of a collaboration announced between Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and John Deere. The companies announced today that they will work together to develop approaches and technology that will deliver data and provide information to farmers that will assist in the execution of site-specific applications to improve yields and manage costs. Read more.
Indiana Department of Labor and Dow AgroSciences to Collaborate on Critical Agricultural Industry Issue
The Indiana Department of Labor (IDOL) and Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: Dow) today announced a strategic alliance to exchange best practices and jointly work to advance worker health and safety, as well as transportation safety, in the agriculture industry. Under this two-year occupational safety and health alliance, Dow AgroSciences and IDOL will combine their knowledge of safety technology and innovations to inform and engage key stakeholders in agriculture regarding worker and transportation safety. Read more.
Dow AgroSciences Receives Two Agrow Awards
Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), received two Agrow Awards, an international competition recognizing corporate and individual excellence for industry-leading technology and innovation within the agriculture research industry. Read more.
Omega-9 Oils Featured as "Innovation for Shared Value" in Harvard Business Review
In a Harvard Business Review article titled "Innovating for Shared Value", the topic of corporations creating shared value was addressed. Defined in the article as embedding a social mission in the corporate culture and channeling resources to the development of innovations that can help solve social problems, our Omega-9 Oils were positioned as a premiere example of creating shared value and innovating to meet society's needs and build a profitable enterprise. The authors discuss how numerous companies have realized the opportunity that exists in creating models that deliver social benefits and business value. Read more.
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