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  • June 3- German chemicals group BASF SE is considering a potential offer for Syngenta AG, its Swiss rival which has received a $45 billion takeover offer from Monsanto Co, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. BASF, Syngenta and Monsanto declined to comment. BASF is also a potential buyer of Syngenta's seed business should Monsanto agree to a deal with...

  • Twenty-four scientists representing WHO's International Agency for Research on Cancer will analyze scientific findings regarding links between cancer in humans and the herbicide known as 2,4- D at a June 2-9 meeting in Lyon, France. A separate group of IARC scientists in March unanimously decided to classify glyphosate, the key ingredient in Monsanto...

  • Twenty-four scientists representing WHO's International Agency for Research on Cancer are set to analyze scientific findings regarding links between cancer in humans and the herbicide known as 2,4- D at a June 2-9 meeting in Lyon, France. A separate group of IARC scientists in March unanimously decided to classify glyphosate, the key ingredient in...

  • *Syngenta boosted by speculation about higher bid. LONDON, May 29- European shares fell on Friday, setting them on course for a weekly loss, as investors were unnerved by conflicting signals from Greece's debt talks and data showing private loan growth in the euro zone stalled last month. "It's just Greece, Greece and Greece," David Madden, a market analyst at IG, said.

  • Mergers& acquisition activity boosted Syngenta, which was building up defenses for a possible higher bid from Monsanto, according to a Bloomberg report. Syngenta shares were up 2.3 percent. Greece's government intends to reach an agreement on a cash-for-reforms deal by Sunday, its spokesman said on Thursday, even as euro zone officials suggested a deal was far...

  • A field with 25K more jobs than grads each year Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 11:26 AM ET
    Farmer

    Nearly 60,000 agriculture-related job openings are expected annually over the next five years and only about 35,000 grads to fill them.

  • Brazil is one of the world's biggest agricultural producers and its biggest buyer of pesticides, according to Phillips McDougall, a Scotland- based agricultural consultancy and research firm. Those manufacturers, prosecutors said, include the Brazilian units of BASF, DuPont, Monsanto, Nufarm, Syngenta, Adama, FMC and Nortox. During the inspection in Sapezal, a...

  • May 15- As seed and chemical maker Monsanto Co. woos Swiss agrochemicals firm Syngenta, Monsanto also is trying to win over consumers in key international markets, rolling out social media and marketing campaigns. U.S.-based Monsanto said it has recently launched interactive consumer-oriented websites in China, France, India, Argentina and Brazil, in...

  • BOGOTA, May 15- Colombia will suspend aerial fumigation of illegal coca plants in light of a number of studies linking the herbicide used to cancer, a move which marks the end of a decades-long strategy in the country's fight against drug trafficking. Colombia, which produces some 300 tonnes of cocaine per year, has fumigated illicit coca crops for two decades...

  • Rally in Roche helps to lift European shares Friday, 15 May 2015 | 3:57 AM ET

    *Too early to fight against bull market- Citi. LONDON, May 15- European shares advanced on Friday, as calmer conditions in the bond market buoyed the region's stock markets, while drugs group Roche rallied after positive product results. Syngenta also edged up after industry sources told Reuters that U.S. seeds giant Monsanto was trying to line up buyers for assets...

  • Calmer bond market helps European shares advance Friday, 15 May 2015 | 3:13 AM ET

    LONDON, May 15- European shares advanced on Friday, as calmer conditions in the bond market buoyed the region's equity indexes, while drugs group Roche rallied after positive product results. Syngenta also edged up 0.4 percent after industry sources told Reuters that U.S. seeds giant Monsanto was trying to line up buyers for assets worth up to $8 billion to...

  • The biggest myth about small-town America Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    Wheat farm

    This county of only 10,000 is the most innovative in relation to population, filing patents on everything from biocrops to plant genomes.

  • European stocks mixed as Airbus leads France lower Monday, 11 May 2015 | 10:12 AM ET

    *Airbus shares fall after military plane crash in Spain. *Delhaize, Ahold shares surge on merger reports. LONDON/ EDINBURGH, May 11- European stock markets were mixed on Monday, with French stocks among the worst performers after the crash of a military plane caused Airbus shares to drop.

  • Early movers: DISH, ACT, ROSE, HLT, BID & more Monday, 11 May 2015 | 7:50 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • European stock markets pushed down by Athens angst Monday, 11 May 2015 | 6:15 AM ET

    *FTSEurofirst 300 helped by rise in UK's FTSE. LONDON, May 11- Lingering concerns over Greece's debt situation pegged back European stock markets on Monday, though a rate cut in China, the world's biggest metals consumer, boosted mining stocks. Shares in plane maker Airbus fell 4.3 percent after an Airbus A400M military transport plane crashed outside Seville on...

  • Athens angst weighs on European stock markets Monday, 11 May 2015 | 4:16 AM ET

    *FTSEurofirst 300 helped by rise in UK's FTSE. LONDON, May 11- Lingering concerns over Greece's debt situation pegged back European stock markets on Monday, though a rate cut in China, the world's biggest metals consumer, boosted mining stocks. Shares in plane maker Airbus fell 3.4 percent after an Airbus A400M military transport plane crashed outside Seville on...

  • *Syngenta turns down Monsanto offer of 449 Swiss francs/ share. *Monsanto may team up with partner for U.S. seeds deal- source. May 8- U.S. agrochemicals firm Monsanto has not given up on a proposed takeover of Swiss rival Syngenta, a source close to Monsanto said on Friday after its $45 billion offer was rejected.

  • *Cash-and-share offer at 449 Sfr rebuffed by Syngenta. *Syngenta flags deal risks, including from regulators. LONDON, May 8- Major investors in Swiss agrochemicals firm Syngenta are confident a deal with Monsanto will come off if the U.S. firm ups its initial $45 billion bid by at least 10 percent.

  • *Syngenta rallies after rejecting Monsanto bid. LONDON, May 8- European equity indexes rebounded on Friday, led by UK shares after election results showed Prime Minister David Cameron's pro-business Conservatives had won a further five years in power. The FTSEurofirst 300 index of pan-European shares ended 2.8 percent higher, while Britain's blue-chip FTSE...

  • Syngenta rejects $45 billion Monsanto takeover bid Friday, 8 May 2015 | 12:13 PM ET
    Corn plants growing in a greenhouse at the Monsanto Chesterfield Village facility in Chesterfield, Missouri in 2010

    Agricultural companies Monsanto and Syngenta are working with investment banks on a takeover deal, three sources familiar with the matter said.