Syngenta AG is an agribusiness operating in the crop protection and seeds business. The Company is engaged in the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of a range of products designed to improve crop yields and food quality. The Company operates through five segments: the four geographic regions, Europe, Africa and Middle East, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific, consisting of the integrated Crop Protection and Seeds business, and the global Lawn and Garden business. The Company's crop protection chemicals include herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and seed treatments to control weeds, insects and diseases in crops. Its Seeds business operates in the commercial sectors of field crops, including corn, oilseeds, cereals and sugar beet, and vegetables. The Company's Lawn and Garden business provides professional growers and consumers with flowers, turf and landscape, and professional pest management products.