Safety

The Jury Got it Wrong on Glyphosate

by Scott Partridge, Monsanto Vice President (originally published in Monsanto.com) Like everyone else following the Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Co. trial, my colleagues and I have deep sympathy for Mr. Johnson’s plight. Our hearts go out to the Johnson...
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Statement from Scott Partridge, Vice President at Monsanto

We are sympathetic to Mr. Johnson and his family. Today’s decision does not change the fact that more than 800 scientific studies and reviews – and conclusions by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. National Institutes of Health and...
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ABOUT THE MARCH AGAINST MONSANTO

We are aware that a local demonstration against agricultural biotechnology, glyphosate-based herbicides, and our company is being promoted and expected to take place this May. Similar events have taken place before. We know people have different points...
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MONSANTO ANNOUNCES SIGNIFICANT PROGRESS ON COMMITMENTS IN 2017 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT

Monsanto Company today released its 2017 Sustainability Report, Growing Better Together. The report demonstrates Monsanto’s commitment to sustainability and details the company’s progress against all its goals including improving irrigation water...
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Dispelling Myths – Glyphosate and Cancer

At Monsanto, we get a lot of questions about food and agriculture. We often hear and read that “glyphosate is carcinogenic”. A large long-term study on the use of the weed killer glyphosate by agricultural workers in the United States has found...
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LARGEST AGRICULTURAL STUDY SHOWS NO LINK BETWEEN GLYPHOSATE AND CANCER

This past month of November, new findings from the U.S. Agricultural Health Study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute show no link between glyphosate and cancer. The article is available here: https://goo.gl/aSEdmz. “The largest...
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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 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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