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DHS Increases Number of H-2B Visas by 15,000: This Week’s Industry News

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A Lesson in Sustainability from an Iowa Farmer

An Iowa farmer shared his point of view toward the use of a popular chemical, glyphosate, based upon his real-world experience.

Bayer To Buy Monsanto For $66B, Bad Boy Mowers Lawsuit: This Week’s Industry News

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Chinese Industrial Firm Eyes Purchase of Syngenta

China National Chemical Corp, China’s leading state-owned industrial firm, is in talks to buy Syngenta, the world's largest agrichemical company but its initial offer...

Scotts LawnService Grew 10 Percent in 2015

MARYSVILLE, Ohio – Lower commodity costs and a new lucrative contract to sell the popular weedkiller Roundup are expected to boost Scotts Miracle-Gro’s business...

If Syngenta Bid Fails, Will Monsanto Seek Bayer CropScience?

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – If Monsanto can’t land Syngenta in the next couple of months, sources say it may be interested in acquiring $13-billion...

Syngenta Rejects Monsanto’s Second Takeover Offer

LONDON — Syngenta has rejected a second takeover approach from Monsanto. Syngenta of Switzerland received another letter from Monsanto on Saturday, June 6, essentially repeating...

Scotts Expands Rights to Market Roundup

Scotts Miracle-Gro agreed on Wednesday to pay $300 million to Monsanto to expand its exclusive rights to the weedkiller Roundup. The Marysville-based company has held...

Monsanto’s Bid To Buy Syngenta Another Strand In The Spaghetti?

It looked as if someone had tossed a plate of freshly cooked spaghetti onto the screen on the wall of the darkened golf course...

Monsanto Approaches Syngenta About A Takeover

Monsanto Co., the world’s largest seed company, has approached Syngenta AG about a takeover, almost a year after a previous attempt fell apart, according...
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Arbor Day: Canopy Report Reveals America’s Favorite Tree & More

On this Arbor Day 2024, did you know that If trees could talk, Americans would want them to sound like Morgan Freeman? This and more serious statistics can be found in the "The Canopy Report," a new consumer report on how America sees trees by The Arbor Day Foundation.

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