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FTC requests more information on Elanco-Bayer deal

Elanco Animal Health’s proposed acquisition of Bayer AG’s animal health business is still pending
Elanco Animal Health Incorporated has received a second request for information from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) concerning its previously announced acquisition of Bayer AG’s animal health business.
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La Coop fédérée gets approval to acquire F. Ménard

Acquisition of pork and milling business expected to be finalized during the first week of 2020
La Coop fédérée and its Olymel and Sollio Agriculture divisions have received the green light from Canada's Competition Bureau to acquire all the assets of F. Ménard in the pork and milling sectors.
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JBS USA intends to buy J&B Group facility in Minnesota

Value-added meat processing facility in Pipestone, Minnesota, was earlier set to close
JBS USA reached an agreement with J&B Group, Inc., to lease J&B’s value-added meat processing facility in Pipestone, Minnesota, with the intent to acquire the facility in the upcoming months for an undisclosed amount.
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Two more acquisitions by top French poultry firm LDC

Europe's largest poultry company acquires Société Luché Tradition Volailles and Marnevall
LDC Group has reported improved production and turnover for the first half of its fiscal year. The French-based poultry meat company has also announced new acquisitions in France and Hungary.
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Cal-Maine completes Mahard Egg Farm acquisition

Transaction includes facilities in Texas and Oklahoma
Cal-Maine Foods closed the previously announced acquisition of certain assets of Mahard Egg Farm, relating to its commercial shell egg production, processing, distribution and sale of shell eggs business, the company announced on November 20.
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Kemco Systems announces acquisition

Kemco Systems has acquired water treatment specialist Bob Johnson & Associates.
Kemco Systems is pleased to announce its acquisition of Texas-based leader in water treatment technology and services, Bob Johnson & Associates.
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Cal-Maine Foods to acquire Mahard Egg Farm assets

Under agreement, Cal-Maine would acquire facilities in Texas and Oklahoma
Cal-Maine Foods has reached a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Mahard Egg Farm, relating to its commercial shell egg production, processing, distribution and sale of shell eggs business.
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2 Sisters Food Group selling Christmas pudding business

Agreement has been reached with Valeo Foods Group, which will purchase the business
2 Sisters Food Group, the largest poultry company in the United Kingdom, entered into a binding contract for the sale of its Matthew Walker Christmas puddings business to Valeo Foods Group for GBP67 million (US$84.8 million).
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