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

🕔Sep 1, 2017Chemical 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 […]

AGCO Will Buy Precision Planting from Monsanto Division

🕔Jul 26, 2017AGCO 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 […]

Trimble Will Buy German Precision Ag Company Müller-Elektronik

🕔May 24, 2017Precision 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 […]

DuPont-Dow Deal Gains Tentative Brazilian Anti-Trust Approval

🕔May 17, 2017DuPont 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 […]

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

🕔Apr 19, 2017Two 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 […]

Syngenta-ChemChina Deal: Mexican Government Approves Buyout

🕔Apr 10, 2017ChemChina’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 […]

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

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🕔Apr 5, 2017EDITOR’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 […]

DuPont And FMC Strike Deal To Trade Certain Product Lines

🕔Mar 31, 2017DuPont 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 […]

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

🕔Jan 12, 2017Rivulis 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 […]

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

🕔Dec 29, 2016Land 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 […]

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