Soy Growers to Analyze Dow, DuPont Merger

Randall Weiseman Alabama, Field Crops, Florida, General, Georgia, Industry News Release, Soybeans

From the American Soybean Association:

asa-logoST. LOUIS (Dec. 10, 2015) – Dow and DuPont announced on Friday morning an all-stock merger that will create a new $130 billion DowDuPont company.

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is committed to examining the overall impacts of this merger on the agricultural industry and soybean farmers.

“As always, we welcome competition and innovation to the industry, while keeping the best interests of soybean growers at the forefront,” said ASA President Richard Wilkins, Greenwood, Del. “ASA looks forward to the opportunity to provide comments to the companies and U.S. regulatory authorities that must approve any merger, and will continue to study how this merger will affect soybean farmers.”