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Nebraska: Cargill Invests $18 Mln to Increase Storage, Unload Capability for Gibbon Growers

Nebraska: Cargill Invests $18 Mln to Increase Storage, Unload Capability for Gibbon Growers

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 22, 2017

A multi-million dollar project to upgrade the Cargill grain facility in Gibbon, Neb., is underway. Once complete, growers will have access to an additional 2 million bushels of upright grain storage space and an increased unload capacity of 65,000 bushels

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Growmark Enters Joint Grain Marketing Venture with Chinese Company

Growmark Enters Joint Grain Marketing Venture with Chinese Company

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 18, 2017

The nation’s second largest farmer cooperative, Growmark, has entered into a joint grain marketing venture with China’s COFCO International Limited (CIL). The partnership includes joint ownership and operation of the barge, truck and rail terminal at Cahokia, Ill., with frontage on the Mississippi

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Irrigation Manufacturer Netafim Will Be Bought By Mexican Company

Irrigation Manufacturer Netafim Will Be Bought By Mexican Company

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 8, 2017

Mexichem, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV:MEXCHEM) (“The Company” or “Mexichem”) announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire an 80% stake in Netafim, Ltd. (“Netafim”), an Israeli private company, from a company backed by the Permira Funds and

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Soybeans: FDA Approves Petition to Claim Soy Oil as Heart Healthy

Soybeans: FDA Approves Petition to Claim Soy Oil as Heart Healthy

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jul 31, 2017

Bunge North America, the North American arm of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved its petition for a qualified health claim linking consumption of soybean oil to reduced risk of coronary

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Dow Agrees to Sell Brazil Corn Seed Assets to CITIC Agri Fund – $1.1Bln

Dow Agrees to Sell Brazil Corn Seed Assets to CITIC Agri Fund – $1.1Bln

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jul 12, 2017

The Dow Chemical Company has entered into a definitive agreement with CITIC Agri Fund to divest a select portion of Dow AgroSciences’ corn seed business in Brazil for a purchase price of $1.1 billion. The scope of the divestiture includes

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Rice-Tec And Adama Ink Global Development Deal

Rice-Tec And Adama Ink Global Development Deal

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 27, 2017

Adama Agricultural Solutions and RiceTec have entered into a global collaboration to develop herbicide-resistant rice hybrids and related herbicides. The pact expands on an earlier agreement that was limited to the U.S. market. According to a press release, the joint

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Florida: Farm Bill Listening Session, Gainesville, June 24

Florida: Farm Bill Listening Session, Gainesville, June 24

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 19, 2017

Ahead of the next farm bill, House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway (TX-11) and Ranking Member Collin Peterson (MN-7) announced the first of several committee activities across the country intended to stimulate conversation and gather input from farmers, ranchers

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China Approves Adama-Sanonda Deal – Set To Be 6th Largest Global Ag Chem Company

China Approves Adama-Sanonda Deal – Set To Be 6th Largest Global Ag Chem Company

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 5, 2017

Adama Agricultural Solutions today reported that the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has unconditionally approved its combination with Sanonda. At its outset, it will be the sixth largest global crop protection company and the largest in China, according to a press

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Pinnacle’s CEO to Step Down

Pinnacle’s CEO to Step Down

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 2, 2017

Ag distributor Pinnacle Operating Corporation announced today that Kenny Cordell will step down as president and CEO of the company in the coming months. After the transition is completed, he will become a member of the board of directors. In

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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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