U.S. panel examines ag consolidation, as Bayer-Monsanto eye merger

Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Charles Grassley set a Sept. 20 hearing to examine consolidation in the seed and agricultural chemical sector at the same time that another blockbuster merger seemed imminent. “If these mergers go through, you’d have a ‘big three’ instead of a ‘big six’ dominating the market,” Grassley told reporters. The biggest of… » Read More

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