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DowDuPont Opens As One on Friday – End Of Era – DTN

DowDuPont Opens As One on Friday – End Of Era – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton, DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Sep 1, 2017

Chemical giants Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont are expected to officially complete their merger at the end of the stock market close Thursday as shares of the two companies stop trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The merged $130

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AGCO Will Buy Precision Planting from Monsanto Division

AGCO Will Buy Precision Planting from Monsanto Division

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jul 26, 2017

AGCO will buy the equipment business of Precision Planting LLC from The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto, according to a press release issued today. “As a leading global equipment manufacturer, AGCO is uniquely positioned to enable broader distribution of

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Trimble Will Buy German Precision Ag Company Müller-Elektronik

Trimble Will Buy German Precision Ag Company Müller-Elektronik

👤From a Press Release 🕔May 24, 2017

Precision ag manufacturer Trimble announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Müller-Elektronik, a German company specializing in implement control and precision farming solutions. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2017, subject

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DuPont-Dow Deal Gains Tentative Brazilian Anti-Trust Approval

DuPont-Dow Deal Gains Tentative Brazilian Anti-Trust Approval

👤From a Press Release 🕔May 17, 2017

DuPont and Dow announced today that Brazil’s Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) has granted conditional regulatory approval of their proposed merger. CADE’s approval hinges on the divestment of a select portion of Dow’s corn seed business in Brazil, including some seed processing

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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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