Bayer Features Science #AgVocate Panel

Cindy ZimmermanBayer CropScience

bayer-agvocate-innovationsScience is scary for some people, but not for the three brilliant young men who shared the stage at last week’s Bayer AgVocacy Forum in New Orleans.

Dr. Josiah Zayner (left) is CEO of the Open Discovery Institute (ODIN), which was created to support small scale science and technology research. Charles Baron (middle) is co-founder of the Farmer Business Network with the mission to improve the livelihood of farmers by making data useful and accessible. And Sebastian Cocioba is owner of New York Botanics, a plant tissue culture and micropropagation laboratory.

The three talked about the “democratization of science” and how that relates to agriculture. Listen to their conversation with emcee Frank Sesno here: [wpaudio url=”″ text=”Bayer AgVocacy Forum Innovations panel”]

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