Bayer CropScience unveils 2009 Growing Strong Rewards Program

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (December 22, 2008) — Bayer CropScience recently announced its 2009 Growing Strong™ Rewards Program, which gives growers more ways to qualify and redeem points.

Growers have the choice of redeeming points for merchandise, such as power tools and TVs, or cash.

Corn or cereals growers can qualify for the program by purchasing at least $3,000 worth of leading Bayer CropScience products. Qualifying gate products are listed below.

Once growers reach the minimum purchase requirements, they can earn more points by purchasing additional gate products, or any of the other qualifying products. Growers can learn more about the program by visiting

“The Growing Strong Rewards Program has always been successful, and we’re continually updating the program to meet our customers’ changing needs,” says Tim Zurliene, Bayer CropScience strategic business entity manager for herbicides and herbicide tolerant traits. “We’re excited that the 2009 program gives more ways for growers to qualify, and brings them tremendous value.”

Growers can visit and use an online calculator to estimate their potential rewards, or call 1-877-976-8286 for

more program details.