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Bayer Closes Monsanto Acquisition

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto on Thursday, June 7. Shares in the U.S. company will no longer be traded on the New York Stock Exchange, with Bayer now… Read More

Canada OKs Bayer takeover of Monsanto

Canada’s Competition Bureau has conditionally approved Bayer’s planned takeover of Monsanto. Its approval is contingent on Bayer AG divesting some of its Canadian canola, soybean and vegetable seed, traits and… Read More

Know the PBR rules

  The goal of Plant Breeders’ Rights (PBR) is to encourage investment in plant breeding in Canada. Yet there is a misconception that PBR only benefits large companies. The fact… Read More

The importance of treating seed

Whether to seed treat or not is a question that often comes up in the spring. Seed treatment should be looked at as an insurance policy to protect against less-than-ideal… Read More