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Are Monsanto and Bayer going after the pot Industry

Are Bayer and Monsanto going after the pot Industry?

After months of negotiation and increasing offers, Bayer – the Germany-based pharmaceutical company — has at last signed a deal with Monsanto, hereby obtaining the infamous seed producer for $66 billion. The merger is reported to be the biggest all-cash bargain on record, and the second-largest acquisition to come out of 2016. In the past, Michael Straumietis, founder and owner of hydroponics nutrients company Advanced Nutrients, has openly and repeatedly warned the marijuana community about Monsanto (and thus the possibility of other [...]