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Mergers & Acquisitions

The latest animal agriculture mergers and acquisitions news.


Bachoco will acquire Mexican pet food company

Mexican poultry producer Bachoco has agreed to acquire La Perla pet food company.
Bachoco, a Mexican producer and processor of poultry and other food products, announced July 12, 2017 that it reached an agreement to acquire La Perla, a Pet Food company located in the Mexican state of Queretaro.
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Post Holdings acquires Weetabix Limited

Parent company of Michael Foods acquires UK cereal company
Post Holdings, the parent company of egg company Michael Foods, has completed the acquisition of Weetabix Limited, a leading cereal company in the United Kingdom.
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Upscience acquires Brazil laboratory Labtec

Deal strengthens company’s operations in Brazilian market
Upscience, a global French company in laboratory analysis, strengthens its operations in Brazil through the acquisition of the reference laboratory Labtec.
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Nutreco completes acquisition of Hi-Pro Feeds

Nutreco’s combined animal nutrition businesses in North America will operate as Trouw Nutrition
Nutreco has completed the acquisition of Hi-Pro Feeds, after satisfying all closing conditions and having received regulatory approvals. As part of the integration, Nutreco’s combined animal nutrition businesses in North America, consisting of Shur-Gain, Landmark and Hi-Pro Feeds, will now trade under the name Trouw Nutrition.
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Mountaire to buy Maryland, Virginia grain facilities

The facilities are being purchased from Lansing Trade Group
Mountaire Farms has entered an agreement to purchase the grain elevators and operating assets of Lansing Trade Group LLC in Pocomoke, Maryland; and Eastville and Painter, Virginia.
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