Bayer-Monsanto M&A
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

Agrichemicals

Complexity in Agriculture: The Rise (and Fall?) of Monsanto

Sometimes it seems as if the ag world is changing so fast that we can barely keep up with it

Bayer
Agrichemicals

Bayer to Sell Liberty Crop Protection Brands to Get Monsanto Deal Passed

Bayer has agreed to sell its Liberty herbicide and LibertyLink-branded seeds businesses to win antitrust approval for its acquisition of

Werner Baumann and Hugh Grant
Agrichemicals

Bayer Raises Profit Outlook on Crop Protection Products, Sees Monsanto Deal Closure by Year End

Bayer AG raised its outlook for the year, citing a rebound in chemicals and crop products, as management works to

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

Industry News

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.

Industry News

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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Asia

India’s ‘Protectionist Bent’ for Agricultural Products Delaying FTA with Australia

Australian trade minister Steve Ciobo has said India has adopted a “reasonably protectionist bent” for its agricultural products, delaying any

Asia

How The Internet Of Things Is Digitizing Agriculture, Speeding Up Rural Development in India

The Internet of Things (IoT) revolution in India is catching on with increasing government and venture capital investments pouring into

Biostimulants

DuPont Pioneer, Evogene Form Research Collaboration for Development of Corn Biostimulant Products

DuPont Pioneer and Evogene Ltd., a leading company for the improvement of crop productivity and economics for the food, feed

Americas

Gowan Crop Protection Completes Acquisition of Agrotechnology in Chile

Gowan Crop Protection Ltd., an affiliate of Gowan Co., L.L.C., has announced the completion of its acquisition of Agrotechnology S.A.

Agrichemicals

Syngenta Reports 2017 Half-Year Results

Innovation and productivity savings have partially offset weak market conditions for Syngenta in the first half of 2017. The company