Bayer Vegetable Seed Biz Has One Serious Buyer – DTN

🕔Mar 12, 2018Bayer has announced it is in exclusive talks with BASF on the sale of its vegetable seed business. The potential sale is another effort to move along Bayer’s acquisition of […]

Dicamba Lawsuits: U.S. Judicial Panel to Decide Best Venue – DTN

🕔Jan 19, 2018Attorneys representing farmers from across the country who filed multiple lawsuits alleging off-target dicamba damage to their crops will try to convince a federal panel of judges next week that […]

Bayer-Monsanto Merger: One Step Closer, CIFIUS Review Completed – DTN

🕔Dec 4, 2017Bayer has edged another step closer to its acquisition of Monsanto. Today, Dec. 1, the companies announced the Committee of Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) has completed a […]

Dicamba: Lawsuits and Insurance Claims Piling Up – Part 2

🕔Nov 20, 2017Editor’s Note:  Tiffany Dowell Lashmet continues her coverage of dicamba with an overview of the legal side of the issue in this article. Click to read her earlier post: Dicamba: It […]

Bayer-Monsanto: Critics Push DOJ to Reject Merger, 1 Mln Signatures – DTN

🕔Nov 16, 2017Critics of agricultural consolidation joined forces Tuesday in Washington to release reports calling on the Department of Justice to reject the merger between Bayer AG and Monsanto Co. Gathering at […]

Dicamba: EPA Committee Questions 2018 Label Changes – DTN

🕔Nov 8, 2017The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency made label changes to dicamba products for 2018, but some members of an EPA committee question if the changes will reduce the frequency of off-target […]

Dicamba Rules: Confused? Remember, State Regs Outweigh Federal – DTN

🕔Oct 20, 2017If you’re feeling a little confused about the EPA’s new rules on dicamba for 2018, you’re not alone.  Last week, EPA made some dicamba herbicides restricted use pesticides (RUP) and […]

Dicamba is Now a Restricted Use Pesticide Says EPA’s New Label Rules – DTN

🕔Oct 16, 2017Growers will have access to dicamba to spray on dicamba-tolerant crops in 2018, but the herbicides will come with new label restrictions and will be categorized as restricted use pesticides.  […]

Dicamba ‘Over the Top’: 6 Label Changes for Monsanto, BASF and DuPont – EPA

🕔Oct 13, 2017EPA has reached an agreement with Monsanto, BASF and DuPont on measures to further minimize the potential for drift to damage neighboring crops from the use of dicamba formulations used […]

BASF Agrees To Acquire Bayer’s Liberty, Seed Business Units

🕔Oct 13, 2017BASF has signed an agreement to acquire significant parts of Bayer’s seed and non-selective herbicide businesses. Bayer intends to divest these assets to gain regulatory approval for its planned acquisition […]

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