Bayer CropScience buys Hornbeck seeds

Bennett, David
April 2011
Southwest Farm Press;4/7/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports that Mid-South soybean, rice and wheat seed company HBK Seed Co. was acquired by BAYER CropScience Ltd. in the U.S. It notes that the acquisition takes place in an attempt to push HBK forward into the soybean market as well as for the company to focus more on its in-house breeding program. Moreover, the acquisition also signifies that the company's research about soybean will continue to expand.


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