Letter from NRDC to the Department of Justice in Opposition to Bayer AG’s Proposed Merger with Monsanto

August 08, 2018

Letter from the Natural Resources Defense Council to Kathleen S. O’Neill at the Department of Justice (DOJ) in opposition to the proposed takeover of Monsanto by the German chemical and pharmaceutical conglomerate Bayer AG. The letter includes technical comments that include “concerns that it would decrease competition and innovation in the agricultural sector, hurt farmers, and lock in chemical-dependent farming practices that harm the environment.”