AGBIO COMPANIES JOIN EMERGENCY RELIEF EFFORTS FOR PUERTO RICO

Four AgBio Companies coordinated an emergency relief supplies delivery for southern municipalities near their sites in Puerto Rico Upon receiving news of the devastation Hurricane Maria caused in Puerto Rico, four agricultural biotechnology companies,...
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Beneficial Insects: An Integrated Pest Management Approach

By Carlos Ruiz Vargas, IPM associate, Monsanto Any farmer will tell you that controlling pests and weeds is one of the most common and increasingly difficult tasks in any type of agriculture. Also, there are many tools, with varying degrees of effectiveness,...
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MONSANTO DONATES LAND FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF AGRIBUSINESS INCUBATOR

The Puerto Rico Techno Economic Corridor, Inc. (PRTEC) has announced a new public private partnership initiative and the creation of a business incubator for young farmers and agricultural science students in Isabela, the Finca Explora Program: Agribusiness...
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JOINING THE CONVERSATION: MONSANTO TAKES PART IN LOCAL SCIENCE FORUMS

Dialogue, science, and innovation are at the very core of who we are and what we do in Monsanto. That is why we are proud to be part of two recent events among the local and international scientific community. This year Monsanto sponsored the 2016 Puerto...
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SOR ISOLINA FERRE CENTER AND MONSANTO OFFER SCIENCE WORKSHOPS IN PUBLIC HOUSING COMMUNITIES

The Science Mobile, the traveling laboratory of the Sor Isolina Ferre Center, will offer science workshops at four public housing communities in the towns of Juana Diaz and Santa Isabel. This initiative will be possible thanks to a $10,000 donation from...
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Monsanto Announces Global Genome-Editing Licensing Agreement With Broad Institute For Newly-Characterized CRISPR System

Monsanto Company announced that it has reached a new global licensing agreement with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard for the use of the novel CRISPR-Cpf1 genome-editing technology in agriculture. The CRISPR-Cpf1 system represents an exciting advance...
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