Award winners spent their third day together learning about the city of Philadelphia, PA, and the history of the DuPont company.
DuPont’s Chief Sustainability Officer suggested Environmental Respect winners continue to do more to be recognized, by their peers and the general public.
Day Two of the 2017 Environmental Respect Awards featured a trip to Longwood Gardens and the annual Poster Session.
Representatives from award-winning ag retailers from around the globe gathered in Wilmington, DE, to celebrate over a ballgame and some food.
Companies from around the world to be honored for their commitment to stewardship, community, and sustainability during a week of celebration highlighted by a gala banquet. The judging is complete. The winners have been selected. Celebration Week is less than three months away.
The entry deadline for the 27th Environmental Respect Awards has passed, but that moment is just the first of several exciting moments to come. In all, more than 200 companies from 24 countries filled out the extensive application in hopes of earning bragging rights as a winner in the prestigious environmental stewardship program presented by CropLife® and AgriBusiness Global® magazines with the support of DuPont Crop Protection.
Here is a look at the week-long celebration honoring the winners of the 2016 Environmental Respect Awards in Wilmington, DE and Philadelphia, PA.
The Brantwyn Estate is the childhood home of Pierre S. du Pont, IV, a United States Representative for Delaware from 1971 to 1977 and also the 68th Governor of Delaware from 1977 to 1985. Today, the estate is used to host a variety of events, including weddings. It is also a part of the festivities that comprise […]
DuPont's Chesapeake Farms is 3,300-acre agricultural and wildlife management research, demonstration and education area located on the eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay near Chestertown, MD. The company uses the site to demonstrate, promote, and research products for all segments of the business. It serves as the flagship of environmental stewardship for crop protection by investigating, demonstrating, […]
The DuPont family has a long and storied connection to Wilmington, DE and the surrounding communities. It would be hard to overstate the family's impact on the area. Businesses, hospitals, hotels, and a variety of other sites share the DuPont name or were developed or supported by a leaf on that family tree. The Longwood […]