Bayer to help grow superintendents' success at GIS 2018

Bayer to help grow superintendents' success at GIS 2018

Live superintendent panels and turf trivia, enhanced Living Turf Display, and latest innovations key booth features.

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January 11, 2018
GCI Staff
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Environmental Science, a business unit of Crop Science, a division of Bayer, has announced its lineup of interactive experiences for golf course superintendents at the 2018 Golf Industry Show. Driven by its “Your Success & Bayer Science” partnership with the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, Bayer shows how superintendents can grow their expertise headed into 2018 with help from the Bayer people, partnerships and portfolio.

Through the “Your Success & Bayer Science” sponsorship, superintendents can participate in a variety of activities and enter for a chance to win prizes, including a personalized consultation from a member of the Bayer Green Solutions Team, a full registration to GIS 2019 and one case (2x2.5-gallon bottles) of Exteris Stressgard fungicide. 

Events and activities in Bayer booth #6077 include: 

Living Exhibits
Superintendents can see impressive results from Bayer innovations at the newly enhanced Bayer Living Turf Display, featuring Exteris Stressgard fungicide and other Stressgard products. Superintendents can also get an up-close look at live turf treated with Indemnify nematicide. 

Live Superintendent Panel: Advancing Your Career 
Bayer is assembling a group of successful Green Start Academy graduates for an engaging discussion on career advancement and key trends impacting turf management and the green industry. Join the discussion, moderated by David Wells, Bayer Golf Segment Manager, at the Bayer booth at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 8.

Talking Turf Trivia
The Bayer Green Solutions Team is hosting Talking Turf Trivia throughout the show. Superintendents can win My Bayer Rewards Loyalty Points while contributing to a great cause. Bayer will donate $10 to the Wee One Foundation for every superintendent who participates, building on the generosity of superintendents, who have converted My Bayer Rewards Loyalty Points to donate over $3,500 to the Wee One Foundation. 

Final Reception
The Bayer GIS experience culminates with an exclusive reception for superintendents from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8. Activities include the final drawing for the grand prize giveaways, a performance from renowned magician Jon Petz and complimentary refreshments.  

“Bayer is wholly committed to providing superintendents with the tools they need for a great show experience and a successful season,” Wells said. “It’s an extension of our ongoing promise to develop innovative solutions so that superintendents can live a better life both on and off the course.”