Bayer announces GRAD recipient

            Bayer CropScience announces that Auburn University graduate student Mark Durham is the 2012 recipient of its Graduate Recruiting and Development (GRAD) program.
            Durham is pursuing a degree in plant pathology and entomology. Durham’s research is on root colonization of the rhizobacterium GB126 on corn, cotton and soybeans.
            GRAD provides tuition assistance as well as a research environment for industry-relevant graduate work.  For updates on the GRAD program and for notification of application periods, send an email to

Originally posted Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012