Bayer-Monsanto M&A
Africa/Middle East

Bayer and Monsanto CEOs Discuss the Merger

Africa/Middle East

Bayer-Monsanto Merger Creates New Global Ag Giant

During the whole of 2016, many of the companies that do business in the agricultural industry have concluded the best

Africa/Middle East

Bayer-Monsanto: What it Means So Far

More than five months in the making, the Monsanto board of directors accepted Bayer’s $66-billion bid to buy the company.

Industry News

Bayer and Monsanto to Create a Global Leader in Agriculture

Bayer and Monsanto announced that they signed a definitive merger agreement under which Bayer will acquire Monsanto for $128 per

Agrichemicals

Monsanto Confirms Sweetened Bid From Bayer

Monsanto Co. on Monday confirmed it has been engaged in “constructive negotiations” with Bayer AG, during which it received an

Industry News

Report: Bayer Could Go Hostile in Bid for Monsanto

Bayer may be prepared to make a hostile bid in its efforts to acquire U.S. seed company Monsanto, according to a

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Monsanto Views Bayer’s Revised Proposal as Financially Inadequate and Insufficient to Ensure Deal Certainty

Monsanto Company announced that its Board of Directors unanimously views Bayer AG’s revised proposal as financially inadequate and insufficient to

Agrichemicals

Bayer Boosts Monsanto Offer, Provides ‘Certainty on Financing and Regulatory Matters’

Monsanto all-cash offer increased to $125 per share on July 1 after additional information received in private discussions.

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Bayer Confirms Preliminary Discussion Regarding Acquisition of Monsanto

Bayer executives recently met with executives of Monsanto to privately discuss a negotiated acquisition of Monsanto Company. The proposed combination

Agrichemicals

Bayer Exploring Bid for Monsanto – Bloomberg

Bloomberg reported on Thursday that German firm Bayer is exploring a potential acquisition of Monsanto, in a deal that would

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USDA Invests $13.6 Million in Citrus Greening Research

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced four grants totaling more than $13.6

Americas

Bayer, MS Technologies Get China Approval for Balance GT Soybeans

MS Technologies and Bayer have received import approval from China for Balance GT soybeans. The new Balance GT Soybean Performance System will

Agrichemicals

Brazil Suspends 63 Fungicides Targeting Asian Soybean Rust

Resistance of the fungus to fungicides has spread widely in the country.

Africa/Middle East

Farmers Scrutinize Costs as Acreage for Major Crops Decreases

The total planting area of eight staple crops in the United States will decline almost annually through 2026, with acreage

Agrichemicals

Syngenta CEO Expects Merger Regulatory Approval Soon – Reuters

Syngenta Chief Executive Erik Fyrwald expects regulatory approval soon for ChemChina’s proposed $43 billion takeover of the Swiss pesticides and