Bayer Grower Trait License Agreement

Farmers wishing to buy or plant seeds using Bayer technologies need a current Bayer Technology Stewardship Agreement (TSA). Bayer`s proprietary properties are offered in more than 200 different brands through an approved distribution network, allowing you to maximize your farm`s return potential. Bayer CropScience LP and Monsanto Co. have entered into an exclusive agreement on the use of Poncho/VOTiVO seed treatment. DroughtGard® hybrids with complete rib® corn mixture may not always contain droughtGard® hybrid property. IMPORTANT INFORMATIONS ON MRI: RIB Complete® corn mixing products do not require the planting of a structured refuge, except in the cotton growing area, where the corn earworm is an important parasite. For more information, see the MRI/Grower guide. Always read and follow the requirements of MRI. Producers who wish to grow plants from seeds containing technologies owned by a characteristics supplier must enter into an agreement on the use of seed technologies for this company.

Our customers are associated with other traits providers with the AgCelerate Stewardship electronic recording platform. The advantage for you as a seed producer and supplier is that you can use this one-stop shop for your various licensing agreements. Start by registering a new agreement, update your existing suppliers and determine your seed suppliers who can access existing seed sales agreements. The use of characteristic seeds may depend on the producer signing agreements to use the technology based on the requirements of the characteristics suppliers. Producers must sign agreements to use the technology to cover all characteristics before receiving, planting or growing seeds. If you have any questions, talk to your local LG Seeds salesperson. Specific requirements of the characteristic supplier: The management of insect resistance is a prerequisite for the purchase of insect-protected plants. Before opening a seed bag, you must read and understand the fiduciary management requirements, including the protection requirements for insect resistance management, for the biotech characteristics expressed in the technology agreements you sign in the seeds. By opening and using a seed bag, you reaffirm your commitment to meeting these stewardship requirements. Monsanto Company is a member of Excellence Through Stewardship® (ETS). Monsanto products are marketed in raw material crops in accordance with the Monsanto Directive for the Marketing of Biotech Plant Products in Raw Material Crops, in accordance with the ETS Product Launch Stewardship Guidance.

The products marketed have been allowed to be imported into important export markets, with operational regulatory systems. All plants or materials produced from this product can only be exported or used in countries where all necessary regulatory approvals have been issued. It is a violation of national and international law to relocate biological materials across borders to countries where importation is not permitted. Producers should speak with their grain merchant or product buyer to confirm their purchasing position for this product. Excellence Through Stewardship® is a registered trademark of Excellence Through Stewardship. Agrisure® technology integrated with these seeds is marketed under the license of Syngenta Seeds, Inc. Herculex® technology integrated with these seeds is marketed under license from Dow AgroSciences LLC. For more information about Agrisure Duracade® see: www.biotradestatus.com/In following countries, The purchase and use of HarvXtra® alfalfa with roundup ready® technology is subject to a usage and maintenance agreement that provides that the products of this technology can only be used on farms or elsewhere in the United States: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. In addition, due to unique cultural practices harvXtranicht® with Roundup Ready® Technology in Imperial County, Ca