Monsanto signage at the annual Farm Progress show in 2010. | Courtesy of Monsanto/Facebook
Here are today’s top business headlines from across Missouri:
Monsanto Co., which agreed last month to be bought by Germany’s Bayer AG for $66 billion, reported a smaller quarterly loss on Wednesday, helped by higher corn seed volumes and lower expenses. Read more
Arch Coal said Wednesday that it had completed its financial restructuring and emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Read more
The days of unlimited campaign contributions in Missouri could be coming to an end this November, but looming limits aren’t doing much to slow down Missouri’s mega donors. Read more
Kansas City would help finance half the $33 million cost to renovate the downtown Marriott hotel complex’s guest rooms, under an agreement that gained preliminary City Council approval Wednesday. Read more
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg on Tuesday said he believes the first person to step foot on Mars will “arrive there riding on a Boeing rocket.” Read more
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