Bayer and Lar open ST plant in Brazil
Bayer CropScience and a Brazilian co-operative, Lar Cooperativa, have opened a seed treatment plant in Brazil, national media report. The multinational company is to provide an “innovative seed treatment structure, including high-tech machinery, quality products, process monitoring, training and the assistance of specialised personnel”, it reportedly says. Equipment at the facility will include Bayer associate Gustafson’s seed treatment technology range. The plant is located at Lar’s headquarters in Medianeira in Parana state.