Of the potential Bayer takeover of Monsanto, valued at roughly $40 billion, Bloomberg noted that it “would create the world’s largest supplier of seeds and farm chemicals.
“As USA Today reported, “A bid for Monsanto would be just the most recent in a wave of chemical and agribusiness consolidation.”Indeed, in February China National Chemical Corp. (ChemChina) announced it would acquire Swiss pesticide company Syngenta for $43 billion, while DuPont and Dow Chemical announced their merger last year.
This post is full of offenders: Monsanto, Bayer, Syngenta, ChemChina, DuPont, Dow –
Give a big round of applause to some of the worst polluters on the planet. No category for this post except: Psychotic Corporations. They want to own your food from seed to store. The power you have to stop this… buy local, grow your own, leave them to rot in their own dead dirt.