Counterfeits in Agriculture


Striving to combat counterfeits pesticides & seeds

Authentic crop protection products and seed varieties undergo intensive testing and strict regulatory evaluation before being placed on the market. All with the objective of offering safe and high-quality products that contribute towards a sustainable agriculture. However, the growing number of counterfeits in the market is not only compromising sustainable agriculture but also posing an unacceptable risk to human health and the environment.

Bayer takes a zero-tolerance position towards illegal activities and has implemented a global strategy to effectively combat production, transport and use of counterfeit and illegal crop protection products and seeds. On this page you will find relevant information about counterfeits in agriculture and learn how to protect yourself from these.