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Mergers & Acquisitions

The latest animal agriculture mergers and acquisitions news.


DSM to acquire Dutch animal nutrition company Twilmij

Deal will strengthen presence in northwest Europe
Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, will acquire Twilmij B.V., a well-established Dutch nutritional solutions company in the animal feed sector.
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Post Holdings to acquire Bob Evans Farms

When acquisition is finalized, company will restructure, with Bob Evans unit handling refrigerated retail business and Michael Foods unit handling commercial foodservice business
Post Holdings has agreed to acquire Bob Evans Farms for $77 per share or about $1.5 billion.
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BioMar completes acquisition of Alimentsa

Acquisition will position BioMar among the leading shrimp feed producers in Latin America.
BioMar has completed its acquisition of Alimentsa, initially announced in June. All necessary approvals have now been obtained and Alimentsa will be a part of BioMar Group, effective September 13.
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Cargill expands animal nutrition business in Thailand

Acquires Sri Thai feed mill through public tender
Cargill’s animal feed and nutrition business is expanding its capabilities in Thailand by acquiring a feed mill in Prachinburi province in Thailand. This feed mill, established in 1996 through a joint venture between Sri Thai Foods and Beverages Co. Ltd. and Thai-Denmark Swine Breeding Co. Ltd., produces poultry and swine feed. Through the acquisition, the plant will now produce poultry and swine feed for Cargill’s customers based in Thailand.
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L. B. White Company announces ownership transition

L. B. White Company, Inc. announces that the ownership interests of Jeff Diermeier and Rick Diermeier have been acquired by Mason Wells, Inc. of Milwaukee, WI. Kevin Gagermeier continues as an owner of the business and will be replacing Rick Diermeier as President and CEO when he retires in mid-October.
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Hormel Foods highlights strategic growth at conference

During the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference in Boston, Mass., Jim Snee, president and chief executive officer at Hormel Foods Corporation and Jim Sheehan, senior vice president and chief financial officer, offered insights on the company's strategic growth initiatives
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Phibro Animal Health to acquire Argentina’s Biotay

Acquisition will provide new opportunities for Phibro Animal Health in South America
Phibro Animal Health Corporation has announced its purchase of Biotay S.A, a leading privately held developer, manufacturer and marketer of animal health and nutritional products based in Argentina.
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Pilgrim's acquires Moy Park for US$1.3 billion

Moy Park will retain its headquarters in Northern Ireland, as well as existing management and staff
Pilgrim's has acquired Moy Park, a leading poultry and prepared foods supplier with operations in the United Kingdom and Continental Europe, from JBS S.A.
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