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Bayer, Monsanto Shareholders Not All Cheering Over $57 Billion Deal

Wall Street Journal - 14 Sep 2016
Bayer shareholders appeared cautiously optimistic after worrying that the German drugs and chemicals giant could overpay, while some Monsanto shareholders said they had envisioned a higher price for the world's largest developer of high-tech crop seeds ...

8 Points to Know About the Bayer-Monsanto Merger - 20 Sep 2017
Bayer's anticipated buyout of Monsanto has been pushed back from the end of this year to January 2018. Other than that, all is proceeding on track, says Liam Condon, president of Bayer Crop Science. Condon gave an update to members of the agricultural ...

Monsanto 10 Trial Set for December 4

The People’s Vanguard of Davis (subscription) - 20 Sep 2017
After some spicy courtroom give and take between judge and defendants, the so-called “Monsanto 10” trial – thought to be torpedoed when the Yolo County District Attorney's office eliminated the chance for jury trial by charging a traffic court ...

European Glyphosate Safety Report Copy-Pasted Monsanto Study

Truth-Out - 19 Sep 2017
However, new reporting from the Guardian reveals that the European agency's recommendation that the chemical is safe for public use was based on an EU report that directly lifted large sections of text from a study conducted by Monsanto, the ...

EU starts in-depth probe of Bayer, Monsanto deal

Reuters - 22 Aug 2017
BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Commission has started an in-depth investigation of Bayer's planned $66 billion takeover of U.S. seeds group Monsanto, saying it was worried about competition in various pesticide and seeds markets.

Monsanto And Imminent Growth Are Now Synonymous

Seeking Alpha - 12 Sep 2017
Monsanto (MON) is a one of the leading companies in the agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology sectors and is at the forefront of genetically engineered seeds. Over the years, Monsanto has become the flagship of negative publicity and sentiment in ...

Bayer-Monsanto Deal Stares Down Hurdles at One Year

Bloomberg BNA - 14 Sep 2017
Monsanto Co., nearing the a Sept. 14 self-imposed deadline on its $66 billion merger with Bayer AG, faces political and regulatory hurdles that two other completed agrochemical mergers — Dow Chemical Co.-Dupont Co. and Syngenta AG-ChemChina ...

'Monsanto 10' Back in Woodland Court Monday

The People’s Vanguard of Davis (subscription) - 17 Sep 2017
(From Press Release) – The “Monsanto 10,” environmental and social justice activists arrested and jailed last May 22 at a protest at Monsanto's plant here – the largest Biotech seed facility in the world – will hold another rally here before a court ...

Bayer pushes back expected closing date for Monsanto deal

St. Louis Business Journal - 19 Sep 2017
​Bayer AG has pushed back its expected closing date for its pending $66 billion acquisition of Monsanto Co. Subscribe to get the full story. Already a subscriber? Sign in. Subscribe to get the full story. Already a subscriber? Sign in. SPECIAL OFFER ...

Monsanto (MON) Upgraded to Buy on Robust Growth Drivers

Nasdaq - 14 Sep 2017
Monsanto accepted Bayer AG's BAYRY buyout deal last September, in its efforts to grab the leading position in the industry. Bayer's supreme crop-protection business, when combined with Monsanto's robust seeds, traits and Climate FieldView platform ...

Monsanto, area farmers fostering growth in science in Oakwood

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - 15 Sep 2017
OAKWOOD — The Oakwood school district will be able to enhance its science curriculum this year, thanks to a $25,000 grant from Monsanto — as well as area farmers. Since 2011, the company's America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program has ...

Monsanto Levels Criticism at Arkansas Weed Scientists - 11 Sep 2017
Monsanto has taken off the gloves in its effort to advance its dicamba-tolerant technology. Last week, the St. Louis-headquartered firm filed a petition with the Arkansas State Plant Board to halt what it calls an “unwarranted and misinformed ban” on ...

Italian ban on Monsanto corn ruled unlawful

St. Louis Business Journal - 15 Sep 2017
The European Commission has ruled that Italy's ban of the cultivation of a Monsanto maize seed is unlawful. The European Union approved use of Monsanto's MON 810 maize in 1998, but the Italian government asked the European Commission, Europe's ...

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