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  1. INSIGHT-U.S. jockeys with China over GMO crop issuesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... for the last year has been rejecting U.S. corn shipments containing traces of a type of GMO corn developed by Syngenta AG . Now Dow, which, like Syngenta has yet to receive Chinese import approval for its new crops, faces the ire of the U.S. farm ...

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  2. Pork demand spurs Vietnam to grow genetically-modified cornRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | World-Grain

    ... said. The two other traits approved by the agriculture ministry have been developed by Basel, Switzerland-based Syngenta AG, the ministry said. Le Thi Khanh Hoa, head of external affairs at the local unit in Vietnam, declined to comment. BLOOMBERG

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  3. Syngenta-Modified Strain Ruined Corn Market, Farmers ClaimRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Three Syngenta AG units were sued by U.S. corn growers claiming the companies ruined the market for their crops by selling genetically modified seed that prompted China to bar imports of almost all American corn. The modified varieties constitute 3 percent of U.S.-planted acreage, so there's no way to ensure that corn for export won't contain trace quantities, according to the farmers' complaint filed yesterday in federal court in Chicago.

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  4. Zacks Reiterates "Underperform" Rating for Syngenta AGRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... risks. Based on these factors, we are maintaining our recommendation on the stock as Underperform. " Shares of Syngenta AG ( NYSE:SYT ) traded down 0.32% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $61.39. The stock had a trading volume of 79,397 ...

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  5. Syngenta Names Its Agricultural Scholarship Grand Prize WinnersRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Agri Marketing

    SYNGENTA NAMES ITS AGRICULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP GRAND PRIZE WINNERS Oct. 29, 2014 Source: Syngenta news release Syngenta congratulates the inaugural grand prize winners of its national Syngenta Agricultural Scholarship essay contest: graduate winner Kelsey Hensley of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and undergraduate winner Linda Millett of Oregon State University. Syngenta called for entries from college students who desire to inform the public about current agricultural issues, all in an effort to identify tomorrow's agriculture industry leaders.

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  6. Just Published: "Syngenta AG (SYNN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | PR-inside.com

    ... history. Full Report Details at - .. Highlights Syngenta AG (Syngenta) is into agribusiness, operating in the crop protection and seed businesses. The company discovers, develops, ...

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  7. Farmers file suits on Syngenta over Viptera GMO corn releaseRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | The Messenger

    In 2012, China turned back a consignment of U.S. corn because trace amounts of a genetically modified corn trait - MIR 162 - it had not approved for importing was found in the shipment. On Oct. 6, a suit was filed in the Northern District Court of Illinois by farmers in that state and Iowa seeking damages from Syngenta, blaming the company for loss of export revenue.

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    Friday Oct 24 | GuruFocus.com

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  9. Paine & Partners adds new operating director to teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | PE Hub

    October 22, 2014 - Paine & Partners, LLC , a global private equity investment firm focused on investing in food and agribusiness, today announced that Robert Berendes has joined Paine & Partners as an Operating Director. Mr. Berendes, who currently serves on the Board of Directors of Paine & Partners' investment platform Verdesian Life Sciences, will focus on enhancing operations and implementing growth strategies at Paine & Partners' portfolio companies and will collaborate with Paine & Partners investment professionals on developing and executing new investments.

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  10. Syngenta lawsuit against Bunge over GMO corn revived on appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Ag Professional

    A federal appeals court has opened the door for Syngenta Seeds to revive a lawsuit it brought against Bunge North America in 2011 over the agribusiness company's refusal of a type of genetically modified corn. An opinion in the case came on Monday as Syngenta and its parent company, Swiss-based Syngenta AG, have become the target of lawsuits over the same variety of corn, Agrisure Viptera.

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  11. GMO backlash: Syngenta faces mounting lawsuits over genetically-modified seedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Russia Taday

    - Agribusiness giant Syngenta AG now faces lawsuits from farmers in 11 US states claiming the seed-and-chemical company's sale of a genetically-engineered variant of corn yet to receive approval in China depressed market prices for the grain. At ...

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  12. Press Digest - Wall Street Journal - Oct 20Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | Reuters

    ... shareholders that became the basis of a page-one article in The Wall Street Journal. ( on.wsj.com/1wqJGJ7 ) * Syngenta AG faces escalating legal battles over its sale of genetically engineered corn seeds that some farmers and agricultural companies ...

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  13. Syngenta Faces More Suits Over GMO Corn SeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Wall Street Journal

    Syngenta AG faces escalating legal battles over its sale of genetically engineered corn seeds that some farmers and agricultural companies say have roiled international grain markets this year. U.S. farmers in 11 states have sued Syngenta in federal courts during the past few weeks, alleging losses they say arose from the Swiss seed-and-chemical company's move to sell biotech seeds before the corn was approved by Chinese authorities for import there.

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  14. Syngenta faces more suits over Viptera corn seedsRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | FarmingUK

    Syngenta AG faces escalating legal battles over its sale of genetically engineered corn seeds that some farmers and agricultural companies say have roiled international grain markets this year. U.S. farmers in 11 states have sued Syngenta in federal courts during the past few weeks, alleging losses they say arose from the Swiss seed-and-chemical company's move to sell biotech seeds before the corn was approved by Chinese authorities for import there.

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  15. 3rd Quarter: Syngenta's Sales Up 3%Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Agri Marketing

    The increase in reported sales was also 2 percent. For the first nine months of 2014, sales rose by 3 percent at constant exchange rates to $11.5 billion.

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  16. Syngenta sales lifted by Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | MarketWatch

    Syngenta AG on Thursday reported a 2% rise in third-quarter sales, helped by strong growth in its Latin American and Asia Pacific markets. Basel-based Syngenta, which makes agricultural products designed to improve crop productivity, said sales rose to $2.98 billion in the quarter, compared with $2.92 billion in the same period a year earlier.

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  17. UPDATE 1-Syngenta sales rise in face of falling crop pricesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Reuters

    Syngenta, the world's No. 1 crop chemicals maker, brushed off pressure from lower global crop prices to post a 3 percent rise in third-quarter sales, enabling it to maintain its sales target for 2014.

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  18. Syngenta Third quarter 2014: sales $3.0 billionRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Sys-Con Media

    ... vitation to sell or issue, or any solicitation of any offer, to purchase or subscribe for any ordinary shares in Syngenta AG, or Syngenta ADSs, nor shall it form the basis of, or be relied on in connection with, any contract there for.

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  19. Syngenta AG Hits New 12-Month Low at $59.63Read the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Syngenta AG 's share price reached a new 52-week low during trading on Friday , Analyst Ratings News reports. The stock traded as low as $59.63 and last traded at $60.05, with a volume of 192,990 shares changing hands.

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  20. USDA raises U.S. corn production estimate to 14.475BRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    DuPont expects to supply more sustainable refrigerant by end of 2015 DuPont's Flurochemicals global business director Kathryn McCord said, "DuPont continues to see rapid transition to HFO-1234yf refrigerant for automotive air conditioning, and we expect to see the refrigerant in 3 million cars by the end of 2014, with that number growing to 7 million by the end of 2015. All but one of the world's leading automakers are adopting HFO-1234yf... "DuPont is prepared to supply HFO-1234yf, which it sells as DuPontTM Opteon YF refrigerant, to both automakers and the service industry in the United States and Europe.

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