November 2014
Agri Marketing;Nov/Dec2014, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p8
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of the biennial Media Summit held by chemical firm Syngenta in Washington, D.C. in November 2014, wherein agriculture journalists were briefed about the firm's initiatives including its Good Growth Plan, honeybee pollinator programs and crop protection products.


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