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California: 2 Irrigation Dealer Groups Merge Under Indian-Based Multi-National

California: 2 Irrigation Dealer Groups Merge Under Indian-Based Multi-National

👤From a press release 🕔Apr 19, 2017

Two California irrigation dealers – Agri-Valley Irrigation (AVI) and Irrigation Design and Construction (IDC) – have  agreed to merge their businesses into a newly formed distribution company funded by Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. (JIS), an Indian-based multi-national manufacturer. “We are delighted to

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Syngenta-ChemChina Deal: Mexican Government Approves Buyout

Syngenta-ChemChina Deal: Mexican Government Approves Buyout

👤From a press release 🕔Apr 10, 2017

ChemChina’s planned buyout of Syngenta has received approval from the Mexican government’s Federal Economic Competition Commission. Approvals by U.S. and European Union anti-trust agencies were announced last week after ChemChina spun off a trio of generic chemistries in its portfolio. According

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Syngenta-ChemChina Deal Gains U.S. Nod After Product Spinoff Announced

Syngenta-ChemChina Deal Gains U.S. Nod After Product Spinoff Announced

👤From a press release 🕔Apr 5, 2017

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since posting this article, ChemChina and Syngenta announced that they have received approval from the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for the proposed acquisition of Syngenta by ChemChina. “This represents a major step towards the closing of the transaction,

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DuPont And FMC Strike Deal To Trade Certain Product Lines

DuPont And FMC Strike Deal To Trade Certain Product Lines

👤From a press release 🕔Mar 31, 2017

DuPont today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with FMC Corporation  to divest a portion of DuPont’s Crop Protection business, including certain research and development capabilities, and to acquire substantially all of FMC’s Health & Nutrition business.

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Rivulis Irrigation and Eurodrip S.A. Announce Definite Merger Agreement

Rivulis Irrigation and Eurodrip S.A. Announce Definite Merger Agreement

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jan 12, 2017

Rivulis Irrigation Ltd. of Israel and Eurodrip S.A. of Greece announced today that the two companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement in an all-share transaction. Brands brought into the new company include T-Tape, Ro-Drip, Hydrogol, D5000, Eolos, Compact, PC2 and Olympos, according

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Farmer Concerns: Land Prices; Off-Farm Income; Next Generation – DTN

Farmer Concerns: Land Prices; Off-Farm Income; Next Generation – DTN

👤By DTN/Progressive Farmer Staff 🕔Dec 29, 2016

Land values, passing the farm to the next generation, biotechnology and agribusiness mergers are just a few of the major concerns on farmers’ minds in 2016. DTN/The Progressive Farmer polled 1,647 rural residents in the third “The Pulse of Rural

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