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Bayer sees pesticides profits stagnating before Monsanto takeover

Bayer sees pesticides profits stagnating before Monsanto takeover

German drugs and pesticides maker Bayer forecast a year without earnings growth for its agricultural products business on Wednesday, as it seeks to complete its $66 billion deal t ...

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Moody’s downplays anti-trust threat to Bayer’s Monsanto takeover

Moody’s downplays anti-trust threat to Bayer’s Monsanto takeover

Credit rating agency Moody's said that though the takeover of Monsanto by the German chemical giant Bayer could require the sale of some overlapping businesses, the disposals were ...

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Monsanto lifts Argentine corn area hopes, as it unveils surprise profit

Monsanto lifts Argentine corn area hopes, as it unveils surprise profit

Monsanto raised its forecast for the surge in Argentine corn sowings in 2016-17 as it reported a surprise quarterly profit and forecast rising earnings ahead – backed by hopes for ...

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Monsanto rejects latest Bayer offer

Monsanto rejects latest Bayer offer

Monsanto Co. has rejected Bayer Ag’s latest takeover bid, saying its board views the $125-per-share offer as “financially inadequate and insufficient to ensure deal certainty.” In ...

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Monsanto eyes Indonesia as potential global corn exporter

Monsanto eyes Indonesia as potential global corn exporter

Monsanto is eyeing Indonesia’s potential as a global exporter of corn, riding on President Joko Widodo’s food self-sufficiency goals. “Indonesian farmers can deliver self-sufficie ...

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Syngenta feels pressure to lift shares, after Monsanto shelves bid

Syngenta feels pressure to lift shares, after Monsanto shelves bid

Shares in Syngenta recovered some lost ground amid ideas that the pesticides giant would prioritise measures to curry favour with investors, after the collapse of a bid from Monsa ...

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Monsanto investment in wheat research will spur industry

Monsanto investment in wheat research will spur industry

Monsanto cut the ribbon on its new Wheat Technology Center last week among high enthusiasm from wheat growers. The center will serve as Monsanto’s core wheat breeding research and ...

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Monsanto head argues future of agriculture will solve global food supply concern

Monsanto head argues future of agriculture will solve global food supply concern

Although the world’s population is increasing rapidly, the executive vice president and chief technology officer of Monsanto says feeding the people of the future won’t be a probl ...

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China approves Monsanto’s drought tolerant trait for import

China approves Monsanto’s drought tolerant trait for import

China has granted full regulatory import authorization for Monsanto’s biotech trait in Genuity DroughtGard Hybrids, as part of a broader series of approvals. This represents a sig ...

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Monsanto, Dow Agrosciences cross-license next generation of weed, insect control technology in corn

Monsanto, Dow Agrosciences cross-license next generation of weed, insect control technology in corn

Monsanto and Dow AgroSciences have reached new cross-licensing agreements for creation of the next generation of advanced weed and insect control technology in corn. Monsanto will ...

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