In 1835, The Sun published its series of stories about man-bats and other odd creatures confirmed to inhabit the moon, sourcing for the series a very real and legitimate scientist for the discovery. And folks ate it up.
Leaders have set an ambitious goal to increase the value of the agribusiness sector in South Carolina to $50 billion by the year 2020. The SC AgriBiz and Farm Expo Jan. 11-12 in Florence, S.C. is designed to explore ways to grow the industry.
Monsanto shareowners have approved the merger of Monsanto with a wholly owned subsidiary of Bayer Aktiengesellschaft. Under the terms of the merger agreement, Monsanto shareowners will receive $128 per share in cash at the closing of the merger.