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PUERTO RICO L.E.A.D. NETWORK VISITS MONSANTO COMPANY FACILITIES

A few months ago Monsanto Puerto Rico developed a new initiative to educate the public about nutrition, following the US model of the Leaders Engaged in Advancing the Dialogue Network (L.E.A.D. Network).  We invited two very well known Puerto Rican dietitians,...
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CLIMATE CHANGE SOLUTIONS FOR A GROWING WORLD

By Dr. Michael Lohuis Monsanto Environmental Sustainability Team (Originally published in Discover Monsanto) The impacts of climate change are becoming clear to us all. My job is focused on how agriculture can be part of the solution. As more extreme...
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Worldly Watermelon: Delicious Preferences Around the World

By Brandie Piper Monsanto Corporate Engagement (Originally published in Discover Monsanto) You can slice it, cube it, or juice it and eat it with any meal or as a snack, and you can eat it at any time of day on any day of the year because they’re grown...
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Monsanto Company Disappointed by EU Commission Decision to Only Temporarily Extend Glyphosate Authorisation

In response to today’s action by the European Commission to only temporarily extend the authorisation of glyphosate for 18 months, Dr. Philip W. Miller, Monsanto’s vice president of global regulatory and governmental affairs, released the following...
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COVER CROPS: PROTECTING OUR FARMLANDS BY FARMING THEM

At Monsanto, we are all committed to addressing climate change, and that starts with our own operations. As well as leveraging the power of software, mobile devices and data science to make better-informed decisions that allow us to use resources more...
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A Physician’s Perspective On Glyphosate & Food Labels

by Daniel Goldstein, M.D. FAAP, FACMT, FRCP(C), DABCP Senior Science Fellow Lead, Medical Sciences and Outreach Monsanto Company (Originally published on Monsanto’s Beyond the Rows® Blog.) As a pediatrician, a father, and a Monsanto employee, nothing...
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2016 NATIONAL NUTRITION MONTH: MONSANTO, PRAND CONTINUE THE CONVERSATION

For the second year in a row, Monsanto Caribe participated in the Annual Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Puerto Rico Affiliate (PRAND) Congress. This event took place on March 9-10 at the Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel & Casino. Monsanto participated...
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