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Intellectual Property

Bayer is committed to seed intellectual property protection and is a member of the Seed Innovation and Protection Alliance.

For questions about seed intellectual property stewardship or to report a compliance concern, please call 1-866-99-BAYER.

Post-Patent Roundup Ready® Soybeans

We answer common questions that U.S. farmers ask about the use of the Roundup Ready® soybean trait, patents, varieties and saved seed.

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Follow the Law

We discuss the law around patented seeds and provide a guide on current patented seeds.

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Think Before You Bin Run

We explore the potential disadvantages of saving seed and also discuss the value of new branded seed.

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Bayer’s Commitment: Farmers and Patents

This document describes
our commitment to farmers when reviewing, evaluating and investigating potential seed patent infringement matters.

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