Some fear the agriculture industry is walking headlong into a figurative hall of mirrors. Amid consolidation and consumer food awareness, perceptions of conspiracy and collusion can lead to class-action antitrust lawsuits against food companies and cooperatives with ties to producers of broilers, milk and more.
Russia’s competition regulator FAS has approved Bayer’s planned takeover of Monsanto, the German drugs and crop chemicals maker said, as it enters the home stretch to closing the $62.5 billion deal. Read moreRead More »
Fall is in full swing and many sports fans probably spend the better parts of their time looking at the betting odds involving their favorite football teams, both professional and college. Of course, given recent events, those of us that follow the agricultural market are wondering virtually the same thing[…]Read More »