Dow AgroSciences Receives Two Agrow Awards for Excellence in the Crop Protection Industry

  Dow AgroSciences Receives Two Agrow Awards for Excellence in the Crop
  Protection Industry

Business Wire

INDIANAPOLIS -- November 08, 2012

Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company
(NYSE: DOW), was recognized for industry-leading technology and innovation
with international Agrow Awards in the categories of “Best Marketing Campaign”
and “Best Innovation in NonCrop.” The prestigious Agrow Awards honor corporate
and individual excellence in the crop protection and production industry.

The winning entries included:

Best Marketing Campaign
It’s a New Age for Forage – This ongoing multi-faceted campaign by the Dow
AgroSciences’ U.S. Range & Pasture marketing team leverages the unprecedented
value of forage to influence behavior and gain new treated acreage.

Best Innovation in NonCrop
Invasive Plant Management with Milestone® and Other Herbicides – Dow
AgroSciences partnered with university and industry experts to develop unique,
readily accessible data on the impact of the Milestone herbicide on desirable
native plants and grasses. This data can be used in invasive weed management
plans for rangeland, pastureland, national parks and other natural areas.

“We are once again pleased and honored to be recognized by industry leaders
for our achievements in the crop protection industry this year,” said Antonio
Galindez, president and CEO, Dow AgroSciences. “Our success is the direct
result of the hard work and creative thinking of our employees around the
globe. They are committed to creating and delivering innovative and
sustainable solutions that serve the needs of the growing world.”

In addition to the winning entries, Dow AgroSciences was also recognized as a
finalist for Best Marketing Campaign with PhytoGen® cottonseed; Best
Formulation Innovation with Enlist Duo™ herbicide;  Best New Biopesticide with
Entrust® Naturalyte® insecticide; and  Best Packaging Innovation with bottles
made with bi-modal resin and the 20-liter high-PCR recycled HDPE jerrican.

About Dow AgroSciences
Dow AgroSciences, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, develops leading-edge
crop protection and plant biotechnology solutions to meet the challenges of
the growing world. Dow AgroSciences is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow
Chemical Company and had annual global sales of $5.7 billion in 2011. Learn
more at www.dowagro.com. Follow Dow AgroSciences on Facebookand YouTubeor
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not an offer for sale.©2012 Dow AgroSciences LLC

Contact:

Dow AgroSciences
Robyn Heine, 317-337-4807
Rheine@dow.com
 
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