Open letter to the European Commission on agri-business mergers, 27 March 2017

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Open letter to the European Commission on agri-business mergers.  The undersigned organisations call on the Commission to reject the impending mergers of the world’s biggest agrochemical and seed companies. In an already concentrated markets, the proposed mergers of Dow Chemical with DuPont, of Monsanto with Bayer AG, and of Syngenta with ChemChina, would further excarbate the problems caused by the industrial farming with negative impacts for divers and equitable farming systems and food security…