Cargill Inc.’s efforts to supply food companies with non-genetically modified ingredients have come under attack from the other side of its business: farmers.
The U.S. Drought Monitor shows the state has suffered from drought conditions for five years. But that’s only part of the story, says Steve Runyan, a farm and rural real estate appraiser based in Bakersfield. The other parts of the story have to do with water use and distribution problems.[…]Read More »
The year 2017 ended as it began; with talk of mergers. Although 2017 saw the completion of the “merger of equals” between Dow and DuPont and the effective completion of the acquisition of Syngenta by ChemChina; the much anticipated acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer failed to materialize. Read moreRead More »