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Monsanto and Sumitomo Chemical enter global crop protection collaboration for next generation PPO technologies
Monday, 27 Jun 2016 04:30pm EDT 

Monsanto Co : Monsanto and Sumitomo Chemical enter new global crop protection collaboration for next generation PPO technologies . Under agreement, Monsanto and Sumitomo Chemical will work together and in parallel to create integrated system of germplasm, biotechnology and crop protection . New generation PPO herbicide is expected to be available within brands offered by both companies . Next-generation herbicide is expected to be commercially available early in next decade, pending regulatory approvals .Additional details of agreement were not disclosed.  Full Article

Monsanto and Remington Holding Co form JV
Thursday, 16 Jun 2016 11:35am EDT 

Monsanto Co : Joint venture partners have valued transactions at approximately $169.5 million with a total cash payment of $110.5 million by remington . Monsanto and remington will establish jv, which will be called innovative seed solutions, llc, through contribution by monsanto of its global sorghum breeding business . Monsanto co says remington and monsanto will have ownership stakes in joint venture of 60 percent and 40 percent, respectively . Co and remington said new joint venture will be governed by an operational board with senior executive representation from both companies . Joint venture will be led by dan zinck, who will serve as chief executive officer . Subsidiary of remington will purchase monsanto's sorghum production assets in united states .Monsanto company and remington holding company, llc, announce new strategic joint venture to drive innovation and market access for sorghum.  Full Article

Bayer makes new takeover approach to Monsanto at same price,Monsanto rebuffs new Bayer approach,seeking higher offer-CNBC,citing DJ
Friday, 10 Jun 2016 02:11pm EDT 

: Bayer makes new takeover approach to Monsanto at same price, Monsanto rebuffs new Bayer approach, seeking higher offer - CNBC, citing DJ Further company coverage: [MON.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom) ((+1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Monsanto board approves dividend of 54 cents per share
Thursday, 9 Jun 2016 08:30am EDT 

Monsanto Co :Monsanto board approves dividend of 54 cents per share.  Full Article

Monsanto said to confirm deal with Argentina over GMO soybean tests- Bloomberg
Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 04:46pm EDT 

: Monsanto said to confirm deal with Argentina over GMO soybean tests- Bloomberg, citing sources . Monsanto also agreed to give the Argentina government full control of the testing of soybean cargoes-Bloomberg,citing sources Source (http://bloom.bg/1Uvd6Rw) (Bengaluru Newsroom) (((+91 80 6749-1130; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780);)).  Full Article

Bayer, Monsanto have yet to engage in meaningful dialogue - CNBC
Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 09:52am EDT 

: Bayer, Monsanto have yet to engage in meaningful dialogue; Bayer meeting with investors in Boston & New York - CNBC citing sources (Bengaluru Newsroom) ((+1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Bayer & Monsanto to engage soon in negotiations to see if they can reach a deal - CNBC, citing sources
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 09:54am EDT 

Bayer & Monsanto :To engage soon in negotiations to determine if they can reach a deal- CNBC, citing sources.  Full Article

Fitch puts Bayer AG on rating watch negative
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 01:35pm EDT 

Fitch: Fitch puts bayer ag on rating watch negative . Fitch - Has Placed Bayer Ag's (Bayer) 'A' Long term issuer default rating (IDR) on rating watch negative . Fitch on BAYER - Upon completion of transaction, will likely downgrade bayer's ratings by at least two notches .Fitch - Rating action follows Bayer's announcement that it intends to launch a formal offer to acquire US-based chemical company monsanto for $62 billion.  Full Article

Monsanto views Bayer's current proposal financially inadequate; says open to discussions
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 12:55pm EDT 

Monsanto Co : Monsanto views Bayer's current proposal as incomplete and financially inadequate; company open to discussing potential path forward that would create appropriate value for Monsanto shareowners . Monsanto board of directors has not set a timeline for further discussions . "Open to continued and constructive conversations" to assess if a transaction in "best interest of Monsanto shareowners can be achieved" ."There is no assurance that any transaction will be entered into or consummated, or on what terms".  Full Article

Moody's reviews Bayer's ratings for downgrade on Monsanto acquisition announcement
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 12:37pm EDT 

Moody's: Moody's reviews Bayer's ratings for downgrade on Monsanto acquisition announcement . Review was triggered by Bayer's announcement of a $122 per share all-cash offer to acquire Monsanto for an aggregate value of $62 billion .Cautions deal will give rise to significant execution, reputational and integration risks.  Full Article

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India government panel clears GM mustard but hurdles remain: sources

NEW DELHI A government panel has cleared commercial use of what would be India's first genetically modified (GM) food crop, but the political establishment will still have to give final approvals amid wide-spread public opposition to the technology.