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A Marriage From Hell

Bayer Offers Monsanto $62 Million To Make Monster Seed and Pesticide Company

On Monday, Bayer AG detailed its offer to buy Monsanto for $62 billion. Bayer, a German drugs and crop chemicals company, which makes Aspirin and Alka Seltzer, among other things, could then grab the top spot in the quickly consolidating farm supplies industry. 813 more words

Cargill To Keep Several Operations In Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Agribusiness giant Cargill said Tuesday it will keep its protein operations in Wichita, Kansas, and search for a new facility to house them. 295 more words


Cargill to stay in Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita learned that Cargill will stay in the city. Back in March, the company was looking at moving its Wichita headquarters. The company says they explored Texas and Colorado as sites to move to. 832 more words


Cargill's top officers are abandoning their executive chateau and mixing with the rank and file

Cargill, the Minnesota-based agricultural giant, has a few quirks that set it apart from other massive companies. Despite being large enough to have annual revenue of $120 billion and 150,000 employees, it remains privately held. 305 more words

From Coal Miner to Coder

It’s a few years after graduation and I am the Chief Innovation Officer of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College. So far, my college mainly offers technical work-ready skills like coal mining, gas drilling, and business management to its community body; but with a rise in unemployment, a drop in the coal industry, a hike in obesity, and an epidemic for oxycontin abuse that’s highest in the nation (this is all true), I would suffice to say that our school isn’t addressing the real-life  452 more words

Blog 9 - Chief Innovation Officer

Exhausted soil? look no further

I’ve never been one for innovation, it is one of my biggest personal challenges. But growing up in the Midwest that is farm country to say the least. 678 more words

Building a Data-Driven R&D Culture

by Mike Blackburn, Portfolio/Program Leader, R&D, Cargill, Big Data Team Co-Chair

We all have heard and read about Big Data!  A recent article was published in the… 480 more words