Bayer Traits

Innovating extraordinary advances in corn, soybeans, cotton and specialty crops.

Superior Innovation

With new advancements in insect and herbicide-tolerance traits, crops are designed to withstand environmental pressure and unforeseen circumstances.

In-Plant Protection

Built on genetics to deliver higher yield potential, in-plant protection provides season-long performance, maximizing growth and productivity.

Trait Technology

Bayer offers the latest trait technology to help you get the results you want in your fields and protect your yield potential.

Bayer traits is the corn rootworm protection authority.

Bayer has the latest technology to help you control corn rootworm in your fields. But which trait is right for you? See what Bayer trait offers you the protection you need most.

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SmartStax® PRO with RNAi Technology is the next generation of corn rootworm protection. With the combined benefits of currently available Bt-traited insect control technologies and a unique RNAi-based mode of action, SmartStax® PRO with RNAi Technology provides three modes of action against corn rootworm for the strongest biotech defense from Bayer.

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*VT4PRO™ with RNAi Technology corn products are expected to be commercially available for the 2024 growing season.