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Invora™ Herbicide Receives EPA Federal Approval

February 6, 2020 GMT

CARY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 6, 2020--

The Vegetation Management business within Bayer CropScience LP, announces the label for its latest product. Invora ™ Herbicide has received federal approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The herbicide is federally registered for use on privately-owned, non-hayed rangeland and non-hayed perennial grasslands managed as rangeland in the states of Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.

Invora herbicide provides the following key benefits:

“We are so pleased to see Invora herbicide receive federal approval from the EPA,” said Bayer Head of Vegetation Management Marketing, North America, Tiffany Fremder. “It is truly exciting to provide ranchers with an innovative brush solution for their rangeland restoration needs by reducing the negative impacts of difficult-to-control brush, such as mesquite and huisache. The power to reclaim the land is now in their hands.”

When considering the use of Invora herbicide, the following criteria must be followed:

First sales of Invora herbicide are anticipated in April 2020 following state registrations.

For more information on Invora Herbicide, contact your local Bayer sales representative or visit: www.invora.com.

About Bayer

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the life science fields of health care and nutrition. Its products and services are designed to benefit people by supporting efforts to overcome the major challenges presented by a growing and aging global population. At the same time, the Group aims to increase its earning power and create value through innovation and growth. Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development, and the Bayer brand stands for trust, reliability and quality throughout the world. In fiscal 2018, the Group employed around 117,000 people and had sales of 39.6 billion euros. Capital expenditures amounted to 2.6 billion euros, R&D expenses to 5.2 billion euros. For more information, go to www.bayer.us.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release may contain forward-looking statements based on current assumptions and forecasts made by Bayer Group or subgroup management. Various known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors could lead to material differences between the actual future results, financial situation, development or performance of the company and the estimates given here. These factors include those discussed in Bayer’s public reports which are available on the Bayer website at www.bayer.com. The company assumes no liability whatsoever to update these forward-looking statements or to conform them to future events or developments.

ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW LABEL INSTRUCTIONS.

Bayer Environmental Science, a business unit of Bayer CropScience LP, 5000 CentreGreen Way, Suite 400, Cary, NC 27513. 1-800-331-2867. www.environmentalscience.bayer.us. Bayer the Bayer Cross and Invora are registered trademarks of Bayer. Not all products are registered in all states. Always read and follow label instructions carefully. ©2020 Bayer CropScience LP.

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CONTACT: Bayer Media Hotline, 1-862-404-5118, orTiffany Fremder

Head of IVM Marketing, North America

Environmental Science, a Division of Bayer CropScience

Email:tiffany.fremder@bayer.comElizabeth Smith

Rhea + Kaiser

Tel: (630) 955-2601

Email:esmith@rkconnect.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NORTH CAROLINA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENVIRONMENT CHEMICALS/PLASTICS MANUFACTURING OTHER HEALTH HEALTH PHARMACEUTICAL GENERAL HEALTH AGRICULTURE NATURAL RESOURCES

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