Seed Treatment Equipment

Peter Herold

Global Head, SeedGrowth Equipment, Bayer Crop Science

Peter grew up on a farm in remote South Australia. After receiving his degree in agricultural economics from the University of New England, he commenced his career in commercial operations. At Bayer Crop Science he later switched his focus to marketing and business development. Via various functions at Bayer, he helped build the foundation for the development of SeedGrowth in the Asia-Pacific region, specialising in rice. He is now global head SeedGrowth Equipment and is based in Shakopee, Minnesota, where the new SeedGrowth Equipment Innovation Center officially opened in July 2015.

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