Seeds and Traits
Agrichemicals

Bayer-Monsanto Merger Will Grow, Not Stifle, Innovation in Agriculture

Bayer’s acquisition of Monsanto has some critics concerned that the merger would deter innovation in the agricultural sector and impact

Seeds and Traits

DuPont, Monsanto Urge Transparent GMO Crop Reviews in China

Global seeds giants have called for transparent, science-based approvals processes for new crop types after China approved two more genetically

Asia

Syngenta Gets China Import Approval for Agrisure Duracade Corn GM Trait

Import approval granted for food and feed use.

Agrichemicals

Dow to Sell Part of Corn Seed Business to CITIC Agri Fund

Transaction marks continued progress in proposed Dow and DuPont transaction.

Africa/Middle East

South Africa Conditionally Approves Dow, DuPont Merger

The decision follows recent conditional approvals from global antitrust authorities in Canada and Mexico and from the U.S. Department of Justice on June 15.

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Agrichemicals

European Commission Clears DuPont Deals Linked to Dow Merger

The European Commission has conditionally approved the sale by DuPont of part of its crop protection business to FMC Corp.

Agrichemicals

Bayer CEO Expects EU Nod for Monsanto Deal After Extended Probe

Bayer AG’s CEO said he expects its $66 billion combination with Monsanto Co. to close by the end of the year

Herbicides

Engage Agro Herbicide Granted for Emergency Use in Mint

Engage Agro, a member of the Belchim Group, has announced that Tough 5EC Herbicide (Pyridate) has been granted a Section

Biostimulants

Valagro Reaches Agreement with Syngenta to Supply Biostimulants for Seed Treatment

Valagro, a leader in the production and marketing of biostimulants and specialty nutrients, has signed an agreement with Syngenta, a

Agrichemicals

Huntsman-Clariant Merger Remains on Track

Clariant and Huntsman Corp. have presented a first update on the planned merger of equals to keep their shareholders informed.