INDIANAPOLIS —(March 21, 2014)—After more than 31 years of service, Antonio Galindez, president and CEO of Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) will retire from the Company, effective May 1. Tim Hassinger, global commercial leader for Dow AgroSciences and global leader of Dow AgroSciences’ Crop Protection Global Business Unit, has been named as Galindez’ successor.Since joining Dow in 1983 as a field sales representative for agricultural productsmore...
It is very significant that voices from across American agriculture have united in strong support of our new Enlist™ technology, affirming it is urgently needed to protect the nation’s farms. Farmers, weed scientists, specialty crop growers, members of Congress, state legislators and the public all provided comments and signatures to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in support of Enlist corn and soybeans. The comment period for the Enlist DEIS drew very high support numbers—among themore...