Bayer CropScience AG, a subsidiary of Bayer AG, is one of the leading innovative crop science companies in the world. It offers a wide range of products/services, such as agricultural/vegetable seed, plant growth regulators, seed treatment, herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, pest management and vector/locust control. The firm specializes in the fields of health care, nutrition and high-tech materials. Bayer CropScience AG is represented in more than 120 countries, serving customers, including distributors, dealers and farmers. In 2006, Bayer CropScience AG acquired the rights to FMC Corporation's insecticides discovery pipeline.