Agriculture

Monsanto Asks Arkansas Judge to Halt Herbicide Ban

Monsanto Asks Arkansas Judge to Halt Herbicide Ban
A harvesting combine fills a delivery truck with soybeans. | (Shutterstock)

Monsanto asked an Arkansas judge to halt the state's plan to ban an herbicide that's drawn complaints from farmers across several states.
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Tyson Foods Reports Record Annual EPS, Acquisition

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale reported on Monday fiscal 2017 income of $1.77 billion, which the company said represented a record earnings per share of $5.31.
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Saline County Medical Offices Sell for Combined $17.7M This article is available only in print.

Real estate investment trust affiliates of New York's Northstar Securities sold four medical office projects in Saline County.
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