Charoen Pokphand Foods, one of the largest global food conglomerates, will place emphasis on disease prevention practices.
Public comment period open until Dec. 22.
Acquisition will accelerate growth and support healthier animals and more wholesome food production.
Agreement reached with government to continue operations.
Transaction totals $540 million for portfolio and inventory.
Eli Lilly & Co. is reviewing strategic alternatives for its Elanco Animal Health business.
State agency must follow rule-making process.