Monsanto Misses Estimates on Corn Slowdown
"Despite tough farm economics, we delivered a solid second quarter and are staying disciplined on near-term execution of the business," CEO Hugh Grant says.
Cargill Expands Further Into Pet Food Category
The agribusiness giant says its acquisition of Pro-Pet will make it the only national supplier of both animal feed and pet food.
BASF to Buy Bayer Seed Businesses for $6.9B
The deal may help clear the way for European authorities to approve Bayer's acquisition of Monsanto early next year.
Animal Proteins Beef up Cargill’s Q1 Results
The company's net income rose 14% to $973 million amid brisk demand for beef, strong exports, and more abundant cattle supplies.
Deere Buys German Construction Firm for $4B
The acquisition of Wirtgen will boost Deere's road construction business as it seeks to reduce its dependence on agricultural equipment.