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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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MONSANTO ANNOUNCES GLOBAL LICENSING AGREEMENT WITH BROAD INSTITUTE ON KEY GENOME-EDITING APPLICATION

Monsanto Company announced that it has reached a global licensing agreement for the use of the CRISPR-Cas genome-editing technology in agriculture with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. The Broad Institute is a world leader in the development and...
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MONSANTO DID NOT GHOSTWRITE THE WILLIAMS ET AL (2000) GLYPHOSATE PAPER

(Originally published in Beyond the Rows) Recently, in the context of personal injury litigation filed against Monsanto, plaintiffs’ attorneys have cherry picked a single email – out of more than 10 million pages of documents produced – to allege...
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MONSANTO GREENHOUSES IN PUERTO RICO: RAISING THE BAR IN INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY, AND AGRICULTURAL SUSTAINABILITY AT A GLOBAL SCALE

The southern area of the island of Puerto Rico is the center stage for one of Monsanto’s most ambitious projects in agricultural technology in the world: the establishment of smart greenhouses for sustainable cotton and soy conversion projects. Technological...
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MONSANTO AND NRGENE ANNOUNCE GLOBAL LICENSING AGREEMENT FOR BIG DATA GENOMIC ANALYSIS TECHNOLOGY

Monsanto Company and NRGene recently announced that the companies have reached a non-exclusive, multi-year global licensing agreement on NRGene’s genome-analysis technology to enhance Monsanto’s ability to predict, compare and select the best genetic...
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WHY IT IS IMPORTANT TO MODERATE OR REDUCE SALT INTAKE?

By Sandra Ortiz-Rosado, LND, CAWM, DE, CECD, and L.E.A.D. Network member For centuries, salt was essential to preserve food, even the term “salary” comes from the word salt. Sodium is an essential mineral for life and one of the components...
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The Climate Corporation to Create Industry’s First In-Field Sensor Network
 to Feed Its Analytics Platform

Company to Build First Centralized Platform 
for Industry-Wide Digital Ag Technology Development Here we have yet another milestone in digital and precision agriculture. The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company, announced an unprecedented...
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IRON-RICH FOODS

Prepared by Rayna Hichez Coste, LDN Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist. LDN #1553 and L.E.A.D. Network member Iron is one of the most abundant minerals on earth. It is found in every cell of the body. In our diet, it is considered an essential mineral, since...
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