Archives for Mar,2016

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ACHIEVING SUSTAINABILITY IN AGRICULTURE THROUGH COLLABORATION, DIALOGUE

By Brett Begemann President and Chief Operating Officer (Originally published in Beyond the Rows) Bringing people to the table is an important part of our mission at Monsanto. Whether it’s for a family dinner or a spirited conversation, we know great...
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Encouraging Monarch Population Report; Monsanto Committed to Support Long-Term Growth

Restoring habitat for monarch butterflies is an important part of our commitment to protect and promote biodiversity. The World Wildlife Fund and the Mexican National Commission of Protected Natural Areas recently announced an uptick in monarch butterfly...
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Question of the Week – Monsanto has a reputation for being litigious. How many lawsuits have you filed against individuals since 2005?

Each week, we will answer a question from our readers regarding our operations and community outreach here in Puerto Rico. This week we answer the question, “Monsanto has a reputation for being litigious. How many lawsuits have you filed against...
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MONSANTO JOINS THE HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN BUSINESS COALITION FOR EQUALITY

Monsanto Company announced today that it is joining the Human Rights Campaign Business Coalition for Equality, a group of leading U.S. employers supporting the Equality Act. The Equality Act is federal legislation that would provide the same basic protections...
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2015 Sustainability Report – Growing Better Together

We are pleased to share with you Monsanto’s 2015 Sustainability Report online at this link – monsanto.info/sustainability-report.  Growing Better Together is the theme for this year’s report which has been prepared in line with Global Reporting...
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Question of the Week – Every day I read that your foods cause cancer. It is true?

Each week, we will answer a question from our readers regarding our operations and community outreach here in Puerto Rico. This week we answer the question, “every day I read that your foods cause cancer. It is true?” Put simply, our seeds...
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INFORMATION ON THE GERMAN REPORT ON GLYPHOSATE IN BEER

A report from Germany from the Environmental Institute on Thursday said it detected glyphosate in 14 German beers. Here’s Monsanto’s perspective regarding this report: Glyphosate is an herbicide with a 40-year history of safe use. Glyphosate is approved...
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MONSANTO NAMED BY FORTUNE MAGAZINE AS ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST ADMIRED COMPANIES

Ranked No. 1 in Industry Group For 2016 ST. LOUIS, MO – Monsanto Company has been named one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE® magazine. Monsanto was honored as No. 1 in its industry sector on the 2016 list, released today. “We...
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