BASF and Syngenta are among companies that have submitted preliminary bids for assets that Bayer plans to sell in order to get regulatory approval for its $66 billion takeover of seeds giant Monsanto, according to people familiar with the matter.
The Bayer acquisition of Monsanto continues to move forward, though additional review in Europe is slowing the process. The two companies got good news Friday (Dec. 1) when the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States completed its review of the deal. CFIUS has concluded there are no unresolved[…]Read More »
Monsanto Co. has appealed a California court decision to allow the state’s environmental health office to proceed in listing the company’s signature Roundup weedkiller as a carcinogen, as scientific debate churns over the chemical’s cancer potential. The company filed an appeal March 22 of the California Superior Court for Fresno[…]Read More »