Bayer Launches Twitter Handle Dedicated to Production Ornamentals

Bayer Launches Twitter Handle Dedicated to Production Ornamentals
Bayer to Offer Industry Expertise for Nursery, Greenhouse and Garden Center Growers through @BayerOrnamental on Twitter

Bloom On Bayer Ornamental TwitterRESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (May 2, 2016)Environmental Science, a business unit within the Crop Science division of Bayer, today announced the launch of a new Twitter handle dedicated to engaging and conversing directly with professional growers in nurseries, greenhouses and garden centers across the country. Professional growers can expect to get instant access to industry news and technical expertise and to be among the first to learn when Bayer fully expands its presence in the production ornamentals market in November. 

 

“Establishing a Twitter platform dedicated to ornamentals is a fundamental step in better serving growers,” said John Wendorf, U.S. business manager for the Bayer production ornamentals business. “We look forward to offering growers the same industry and product expertise that our customers have come to expect from the turf side of our business with @BayerGolf and @BayerLawn.”

 

The development of the @BayerOrnamental Twitter handle is part of an ongoing effort by Bayer to expand its presence in the production ornamentals market.

 

About Bayer Production Ornamentals

Last October, Bayer announced a plan to expand the way its T&O business serves growers. Following 26 years of a highly valued partnership with OHP, Inc., Bayer will begin selling to the production ornamentals market starting Nov. 1, 2016. The transition marks a new commitment from Bayer to more fully serve professional growers in greenhouses, nurseries and garden centers across the United States.

 

For more information on Bayer solutions for green industry professionals, visit http://www.BackedByBayer.com.

 

Bayer Production Ornamentals Twitter

http://www.Twitter.com/BayerOrnamental

 

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Contact:

Bayer Media Hotline, 1-862-404-5118, or

 

Casey Allen
Manager of External Communications

Crop Science, a division of Bayer
Tel: (919) 549-2607
Email: casey.allen@bayer.com

 

Caroline Pratt

Global Prairie

Tel: (216) 453-5709

Email: caroline.pratt@global-prairie.com

 

Find more information at www.cropscience.bayer.us.  

 

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