AGCO completes Precision Planting acquisition

Massey Ferguson and Fendt parent AGCO has completed its acquisition of the Precision Planting equipment business from Monsanto subsidiary The Climate Corporation. The deal was first announced in late July, following the termination of an earlier agreement to sell...

AGCO pips Deere to acquire Precision Planting

AGCO, the holding company behind the Massey Ferguson, Fendt, Valtra and Challenger tractor and farm equipment brands, has agreed to acquire the Precision Planting business from Monsanto subsidiary The Climate Corporation, subject to regulatory approvals. In May this...

Fourth round of Agri-Tech projects

Fourth round of Agri-Tech projects There have been 21 successful R&D bids for the latest £17.8 million round of financial support from the government’s £70m Agri-Tech Catalyst pot. The UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK, selected the commercially promising new...