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Zero Hedge
Trump: Titan of Corporate Tax Cutsscandals and the personalities of the candidates. Whatever the 2016 race is, i
Trump: Titan of Corporate Tax Cuts
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 hours ago
scandals and the personalities of the candidates. Whatever the 2016 race is, it’s as representative of democracy as Monsanto GMO seeds are of organic agriculture. It’s a facade. (Buzzflash) The two-party system is really a two-part system,... Read more
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Business Wire
Alnylam Reports Positive Initial Results from Ongoing Phase 1/2 Study of ALN-GO1, an Investigational RNAi Therapeutic for the Treatment of Primary Hyperoxaluria Type 1therapeutics has enabled it to form major alliances with leading companies incl
Alnylam Reports Positive Initial Results from Ongoing Phase 1/2 Study of ALN-GO1, an Investigational RNAi Therapeutic for the Treatment of Primary Hyperoxaluria Type 1
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
therapeutics has enabled it to form major alliances with leading companies including Ionis, Novartis, Roche, Takeda, Merck, Monsanto, The Medicines Company, and Sanofi Genzyme. In addition, Alnylam holds an equity position in Regulus Therapeutics... Read more
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New Kerala
'GM mustard would be disastrous for India's agricultural independence' - newkerala.com #123279commercialisation of GM mustard. Arguing on grounds of seed sovereignty, Shiva
'GM mustard would be disastrous for India's agricultural independence' - newkerala.com #123279
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
commercialisation of GM mustard. Arguing on grounds of seed sovereignty, Shiva alleged "unfair activities" of MNCs like Monsanto and Bayer, and demanded enacting of liability laws before the GM mustard is commercialised. GM mustard, if it... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
As corporate transgressions go, Citizens United is chump change. Categoryprices. Here in Berkeley the Bayer corporation, which has just announced a merg
As corporate transgressions go, Citizens United is chump change. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted yesterday
prices. Here in Berkeley the Bayer corporation, which has just announced a merger with glycophosphate herbicide promoter Monsanto, builds goodwill by sponsoring educational programs. That’s how it’s done, that’s what makes people in power... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Frederick H. Schwarz, former McCormick & Co. executive, diesventures in Latin America and Asia and advocated for farmers on several contine
Frederick H. Schwarz, former McCormick & Co. executive, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
ventures in Latin America and Asia and advocated for farmers on several continents. After working for a while at Monsanto, he became director for international business development for "protein technologies" for Ralston Purina Co. In... Read more
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FOX Business
Monsanto-Bayer Merger: Here's Why Investors Are SkepticalImage source: Getty Images. I suspect that the unfortunate reputation of Monsa
Monsanto-Bayer Merger: Here's Why Investors Are Skeptical
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Image source: Getty Images. I suspect that the unfortunate reputation of Monsanto(NYSE: MON), whether deserved or not, was behind the flurry of non-financial coverage of the recently announced merger agreement with Bayer(NASDAQOTH: BAYRY). Perhaps... Read more
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FOX Business
Monsanto-Bayer Merger: Here's Why Investors Are SkepticalImage source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below I suspect that the unfortu
Monsanto-Bayer Merger: Here's Why Investors Are Skeptical
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Image source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below I suspect that the unfortunate reputation of Monsanto(NYSE: MON), whether deserved or not, was behind the flurry of non-financial coverage of the recently announced merger agreement with... Read more
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Food Business Review
Monsanto reaches licensing agreement with Broad Institute on key genome-editing application Monsanto Company has announced that it has reached a global licensing agreeme
Monsanto reaches licensing agreement with Broad Institute on key genome-editing application
Food Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
Monsanto Company has announced that it has reached a global licensing agreement for the use of the CRISPR-Cas genome-editing technology in agriculture with... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
'A Five-Alarm Threat to Our Food Supply': Experts Describe Bayer-Monsanto MergerIt’s been about a week since Monsanto and Bayer confirmed their intention to sa
'A Five-Alarm Threat to Our Food Supply': Experts Describe Bayer-Monsanto Merger
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
It’s been about a week since Monsanto and Bayer confirmed their intention to say “I do”—ample time for media, lawmakers, consumer and farmer advocacy groups, and of course the happy couple themselves, to weigh in on the pros and cons. Reactions... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sun Pharmaceuticals among bidders for Bayer’s dermatology brandsinitial offers are expected by the end of this month. Last week, Bayer announce
Sun Pharmaceuticals among bidders for Bayer’s dermatology brands
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
initial offers are expected by the end of this month. Last week, Bayer announced it will acquire global seeds specialist Monsanto in a $66 billion deal, culminating several rounds of intense discussions that had started in March. Among the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Monsanto licenses genome-editing from Broad InstituteAgriculture giant Monsanto has licensed the genome-editing technology known as
Monsanto licenses genome-editing from Broad Institute
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Agriculture giant Monsanto has licensed the genome-editing technology known as CRISPR-Cas9 genome-editing from the Broad Institute for use in seed development, the company announced Thursday. The deal will probably accelerate and simplify the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
As a GMO Pillar Wobbles, Biotech Companies Promise New Insect-Killing Genesvery efficacious proteins from non-Bt sources," says Tom Greene, a senior resea
As a GMO Pillar Wobbles, Biotech Companies Promise New Insect-Killing Genes
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
very efficacious proteins from non-Bt sources," says Tom Greene, a senior research director for DuPont Pioneer. Meanwhile, Monsanto is working on another new weapon against the rootworm. It relies on a different mechanism, called RNA interference.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
As a GMO Pillar Wobbles, Biotech Companies Promise New Insect-Killing Genesvery efficacious proteins from non-Bt sources," says Tom Greene, a senior resea
As a GMO Pillar Wobbles, Biotech Companies Promise New Insect-Killing Genes
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
very efficacious proteins from non-Bt sources," says Tom Greene, a senior research director for DuPont Pioneer. Meanwhile, Monsanto is working on another new weapon against the rootworm. It relies on a different mechanism, called RNA interference.... Read more
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The Spectator
NewsZeiberg ’18, commented on Round Up as well, explaining, “I have come to underst
News
The Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
Zeiberg ’18, commented on Round Up as well, explaining, “I have come to understand Roundup and the company that makes it, Monsanto, as deeply prob­lematic in terms of modern environmen­talism. The use of Roundup globally has been shown to be a... Read more
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Business Insider
Monsanto may have just ended the war on GMOsthe DNA of produce so that it can do things like survive drought or avoid turni
Monsanto may have just ended the war on GMOs
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
the DNA of produce so that it can do things like survive drought or avoid turning brown. On Thursday, agriculture giant Monsanto nabbed the licensing rights to the technology from the Broad Institute to use in its seed development. This is the... Read more
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The Maui News
Guard you sacred being and be true to yourselfthere will be whatever force it takes to keep the airport busy. Good luck with
Guard you sacred being and be true to yourself
The Maui News / Posted 3 days ago
there will be whatever force it takes to keep the airport busy. Good luck with that. I have been warning you about Monsanto and other poison makers, and it does seem likely they will seek to use the former sugar cane fields to spread their... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion mergerBayer CropScience North America President and CSO Jim Blome, left, and Monsanto
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion merger
Yahoo Sports / Posted 3 days ago
Bayer CropScience North America President and CSO Jim Blome, left, and Monsanto Company Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer Dr. Robb Fraley, are seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, prior to testifying before... Read more
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The Economic Times
CEA Arvind Subramanian recommends GM pulses to boost output, lower output costSeeds Company (Mahyco), the hybrid seeds company which brought India's first bi
CEA Arvind Subramanian recommends GM pulses to boost output, lower output cost
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Seeds Company (Mahyco), the hybrid seeds company which brought India's first biotech crop Bt cotton in collaboration with Monsanto. "With the average increase of 25% yield in the back crossed derivatives developed by Sungro Seeds using our Bt... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bayer-Monsanto deal pilloried by skeptical German lawmakersGerman lawmakers called on regulators to curb Bayer AG’s $66-billion (U.S.) tak
Bayer-Monsanto deal pilloried by skeptical German lawmakers
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
German lawmakers called on regulators to curb Bayer AG’s $66-billion (U.S.) takeover of U.S. seed giant Monsanto Co. in a skepticism-laced parliamentary session that highlights the backlash to the deal Bayer faces in its home market. The debate... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of omega-3. "There are some GM oils made by Monsanto, one called Soy Mega, which is a derivative of the soybean and contains SDA, a compound one step closer to EPA than... Read more
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WA Today
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of omega-3. "There are some GM oils made by Monsanto, one called Soy Mega, which is a derivative of the soybean and contains SDA, a compound one step closer to EPA than... Read more
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The Age
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of omega-3. "There are some GM oils made by Monsanto, one called Soy Mega, which is a derivative of the soybean and contains SDA, a compound one step closer to EPA than... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of omega-3. "There are some GM oils made by Monsanto, one called Soy Mega, which is a derivative of the soybean and contains SDA, a compound one step closer to EPA than... Read more
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Canberra Times
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of
Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
that could help people who either can't or won't eat fish get the daily dose of omega-3. "There are some GM oils made by Monsanto, one called Soy Mega, which is a derivative of the soybean and contains SDA, a compound one step closer to EPA than... Read more
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USA Today
7 stocks dodge the Fed's bulletResources, RRC, -1% Citizens Financial, CFG, -0.6% SunTrust Banks, STI, -0.5%
7 stocks dodge the Fed's bullet
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Resources, RRC, -1% Citizens Financial, CFG, -0.6% SunTrust Banks, STI, -0.5% Juniper Networks, JNPR, -0.5% Monsanto, MON, -0.5% CarMax, KMX, -0.4% NRG Energy, NRG, -0.4% Wynn Resorts, WYNN, -0.4% Source: USA TODAY, S&P Global... Read more
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FOX Business
Monsanto Upgraded Ahead Of BuyoutSounds like an open-and-shut case, right? Monsanto stock, valued at about $90 b
Monsanto Upgraded Ahead Of Buyout
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Sounds like an open-and-shut case, right? Monsanto stock, valued at about $90 before rumors of Bayer's buyout began, should now be trading at $128 or thereabouts, and stick like glue to that stock price until the deal is finalized. Except that's not... Read more
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FOX Business
Monsanto Upgraded Ahead Of BuyoutContinue Reading Below Sounds like an open-and-shut case, right? Monsanto stoc
Monsanto Upgraded Ahead Of Buyout
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Continue Reading Below Sounds like an open-and-shut case, right? Monsanto stock, valued at about $90 before rumors of Bayer's buyout began, should now be trading at $128 or thereabouts, and stick like glue to that stock price until the deal is... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Inspire Fashion Show raises money for United Way of Greater St. Louisto raise money for United Way at the Inspire Fashion Show at Ameristar Casino’s
Inspire Fashion Show raises money for United Way of Greater St. Louis
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
to raise money for United Way at the Inspire Fashion Show at Ameristar Casino’s Discovery Ballroom. Kristine Swan, 2016 Monsanto United Way Chair, visits Fox 2 News in the Morning with models Cyndy Montgomery, Katie Adastra, Andrea Beyer, and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Monsanto shareholders should accept Bayer's open offer: ExpertsAs on June 30th, the US-based Monsanto group held 72.14% stake in Mons
Monsanto shareholders should accept Bayer's open offer
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
: ExpertsAs on June 30th, the US-based Monsanto group held 72.14% stake in Monsanto India The offer price of Rs 2,481.60 was about 4% higher than the closing price of Monsanto India of Rs... Read more
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The Hindu
Sensex ends flat ahead of Fed meet outcomeof factors in getting SEBI extension to MCX-SX to continue as a private stock e
Sensex ends flat ahead of Fed meet outcome
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
of factors in getting SEBI extension to MCX-SX to continue as a private stock exchange in violation of norms. Shares of Monsanto India rose 2.08 per cent to Rs 2,446.10 after German pharma and chemical major, Bayer group announced mandatory open... Read more
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dna
Sensex ends flat ahead of Fed meet outcomeof factors in getting SEBI extension to MCX-SX to continue as a private stock e
Sensex ends flat ahead of Fed meet outcome
dna / Posted 4 days ago
of factors in getting SEBI extension to MCX-SX to continue as a private stock exchange in violation of norms. Shares of Monsanto India rose 2.08% to Rs 2,446.10 after German pharma and chemical major, Bayer group announced mandatory open offer... Read more
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New Kerala
Environmentalist approaches MPs, Modi against GM mustard - newkerala.com #121808the founder of Navdanya -- a network of seed keepers and organic producers, has
Environmentalist approaches MPs, Modi against GM mustard - newkerala.com #121808
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
the founder of Navdanya -- a network of seed keepers and organic producers, has alleged "unfair activities" of MNCs like Monsanto and Bayer, and demanded enacting of liability laws before the GM mustard is commercialised. "The chemical industry... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets end flat amid consolidation; Fed action eyedof heavy volumes. Amtek Group has operations across forging, iron and aluminium
Markets end flat amid consolidation; Fed action eyed
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
of heavy volumes. Amtek Group has operations across forging, iron and aluminium casting, machining and sub-assemblies. Monsanto India ended 2.2% higher after German pharma and chemical major Bayer group announced an open offer to buy up to 4.49... Read more
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asianage
Monsanto shares gain over 6 per cent on Bayer open offerAt NSE, shares of the company surged 6.16 per cent to Rs 2,539.50. New Delhi:
Monsanto shares gain over 6 per cent on Bayer open offer
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
At NSE, shares of the company surged 6.16 per cent to Rs 2,539.50. New Delhi: Shares of Monsanto India rose by over 6 per cent on September 21 after German pharma and chemical major Bayer group announced mandatory open offer to buy up to 26 per cent... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66B mergerWASHINGTON (AP) — Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended their proposed
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66B merger
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended their proposed $66 billion merger before skeptical senators on Tuesday, insisting the deal would lead to greater investments in technology that could help American farmers. Monsanto,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bayer open to buying 26% stake in Monsanto IndiaThe open offer will be for acquisition of up to 44,88,315 fully paid-up equity
Bayer open to buying 26% stake in Monsanto India
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
The open offer will be for acquisition of up to 44,88,315 fully paid-up equity shares from the public shareholders of Monsanto India. This represents 26% of the fully diluted voting equity share capital of the company. The offer price has been set at... Read more
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The Columbian
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend $66B mergerWASHINGTON — Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended their proposed $66 b
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend $66B merger
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended their proposed $66 billion merger before skeptical senators on Tuesday, insisting that the deal would lead to greater investments in technology that could help American farmers. Monsanto,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Fulton schools win $10,000 STEM grantThe America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education Program, sponsored by the Monsanto F
Fulton schools win $10,000 STEM grant
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
The America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education Program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, is awarding $2.3 million to rural districts to benefit their science, technology, engineering and mathematics programs. Northwestern Illinois farmers nominated the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Business Highlightsper share. The package delivery company posted revenue of $14.66 billion in th
Business Highlights
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
per share. The package delivery company posted revenue of $14.66 billion in the period, also beating market forecasts. Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion merger WASHINGTON (AP) " Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended... Read more
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The Hindu
Bayer makes open offer for Monsanto sharesBayer makes open offer for Monsanto shares Bayer AG has made an open offer for
Bayer makes open offer for Monsanto shares
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Bayer makes open offer for Monsanto shares Bayer AG has made an open offer for acquiring another 26 per cent stake in Monsanto India Ltd. at a price of Rs.2,481.60 per share. The Germany-based pharmaceutical major intends to acquire 44.88 lakh... Read more
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Quartz
Six companies are about to merge into the biggest farm-business oligopoly in historyare feeling uneasy about the global implications and how it might impact the fo
Six companies are about to merge into the biggest farm-business oligopoly in history
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
are feeling uneasy about the global implications and how it might impact the food system. Top executives from Bayer, Monsanto, DuPont, Dow Chemical, and Syngenta today (Sept. 20) testified before the US Senate Judiciary Committee in... Read more
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Fortune
Bayer Considers Letting Go of the Monsanto Nameto be completed by the end of next year, and Bloomberg reports that the company
Bayer Considers Letting Go of the Monsanto Name
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
to be completed by the end of next year, and Bloomberg reports that the company is considering getting rid of the infamous Monsanto name. Monsanto products like seed corn and Roundup herbicide could instead be sold as Bayer CropScience... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bayer mulls dropping Monsanto name as brand headache cureWith Bayer's proposed $66 billion purchase of Monsanto, the company that invent
Bayer mulls dropping Monsanto name as brand headache cure
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
With Bayer's proposed $66 billion purchase of Monsanto, the company that invented Aspirin is poised to take on one of the world's biggest corporate headaches. A potential cure: dropping the Monsanto name. The German drug and chemical conglomerate is... Read more
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The Daily Record
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66B merger WASHINGTON — Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended their proposed $66
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66B merger
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON — Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended their proposed $66 billion merger before skeptical senators on Tuesday, insisting that the deal would lead to greater investments in... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. lawmakers skeptical of agriculture chemical, seed merger waveincomes. Senator Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, said the pro
U.S. lawmakers skeptical of agriculture chemical, seed merger wave
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
incomes. Senator Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, said the proposed mergers of Dow and DuPont, Bayer and Monsanto and Syngenta and ChemChina had potential consequences which were "troubling, in fact alarming." Executives at the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Seed Executives Stress Innovation as Lawmakers Question Mergershearing held Tuesday by the Senate Judiciary Committee heard from senior execut
Seed Executives Stress Innovation as Lawmakers Question Mergers
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
hearing held Tuesday by the Senate Judiciary Committee heard from senior executives, including two from from Bayer AG and Monsanto Co.. which last week announced a $66 billion merger. Also present were farmer groups including the National Farmers... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion mergerBayer CropScience North America President and CSO Jim Blome, left, and Monsanto
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion merger
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Bayer CropScience North America President and CSO Jim Blome, left, and Monsanto Company Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer Dr. Robb Fraley, are seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, prior to testifying before... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion mergerBayer CropScience North America President and CSO Jim Blome, left, and Monsanto
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion merger
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
Bayer CropScience North America President and CSO Jim Blome, left, and Monsanto Company Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer Dr. Robb Fraley, are seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, prior to testifying before... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66B mergerbefore the start of the committee’s hearing on a proposed $66 billion merger of
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66B merger
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
before the start of the committee’s hearing on a proposed $66 billion merger of American seed and weed-killer company Monsanto and German medicine and farm chemical maker Bayer. Pablo Martinez Monsivais — The Associated Press WASHINGTON >>... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion mergerFILE - This Aug. 31, 2015, file photo, shows the Monsanto logo on display at th
Monsanto, Bayer officials defend proposed $66 billion merger
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - This Aug. 31, 2015, file photo, shows the Monsanto logo on display at the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Ill. The Senate is set to take a closer look at a proposed $66 billion merger of American seed and weed-killer company Monsanto and German... Read more
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