12 July 2022, North Carolina: Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBII) (MBI) announced that during a special shareholder meeting held on July 8, 2022, its shareholders approved a proposal to adopt the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger (Merger Agreement), dated as of March 16, 2022, by and among Bioceres Crop Solutions Corp. (BIOX), BCS Merger Sub, Inc., and MBI, pursuant to which MBI will be acquired by BIOX. At the special meeting, MBI’s stockholders approved the adoption of the Merger Agreement and approved on a non-binding advisory basis certain executive compensation that may be paid or become payable in connection with the merger contemplated by the Merger Agreement. The final voting results for each proposal voted on at the special meeting will be set forth in a Form 8-K filed by MBI with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
The conditions to the merger requiring stockholder approval and regulatory approval have been satisfied. The parties intend to close the transaction on July 12, 2022.