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  • Wednesday August 20, 2014
    • With strong long-term, demand-driven agriculture outlook, Monsanto underscores opportunity created by expanding core business and new platforms with target to at least double ongoing EPS over next five years
    • Three key billion-dollar-plus gross profit platforms highlight core business growth and underpin confidence in Monsanto’s five-year growth target
    • Monsanto confirms guidance, on track to deliver the upper end of its initial fiscal-year 2014 guidance for ongoing and as-reported EPS and free-cash flow outlook
    • Highlighting new platform opportunities, The Climate Corporation platform established in foundation year, with updated first-year user base representing 50 million acres
    HUXLEY, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Highlighting its innovation advantage and growing global business portfolio at its seventh Whistle Stop event for investors, Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) management today will underscore the company’s unique ability to create value as it increases the productivity of farmers while delivering continued business growth. “The current environment certainly touches everyone in agriculture, but unlike more commodity-oriented organizations,more...
  • Friday August 15, 2014
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced it will hold a webcast in conjunction with its seventh Whistle Stop investor event scheduled for Wednesday, August 20 and Thursday, August 21 in Huxley, Iowa. During the webcast, company executives will discuss Monsanto’s strategic initiatives, financial targets, product performance, research and development pipeline and other matters related to the company’s business. A webcast beginningmore...
  • Thursday August 14, 2014
    WOODLAND, CALIF. (August 14, 2014) – During a special showcase at its Woodland Field Days event this week, Seminis® provided the industry with an up-close look and sampling of select varieties of processing tomatoes, sweet peppers, melons, squash and watermelon. The featured commercial and pre-commercial varieties represent some of the best produce available, providing benefits for every member of the value chain – from breeders to consumers. “We’re continually investing in research andmore...
  • Tuesday August 5, 2014
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock of 49 cents per share. The dividend relates to the company’s fourth quarter of its 2014 fiscal year and is payable on October 31, 2014, to shareowners of record on October 10, 2014. As a key piece of Monsanto’s capital allocation priorities, the company has increased its dividend five times since the end of fiscal year 2010more...
  • Tuesday July 29, 2014

    Company Shares Multiple Commitments to Advance Public and Private Research to Mitigate the Impact of Climate Change on the Global Food Supply

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 29, 2014) – Monsanto Company and The Climate Corporation, its division, today joined a roundtable of experts at the White House to share ideas and research approaches to help the world’s farmers manage and adapt to the impact of climate change on the global food supply. The roundtable discussion, which focused on the White House Climate Data Initiative, provided a forum for researchers and leaders from the public and private sectors to share updates on the use ofmore...
  • Wednesday July 23, 2014
    ST. LOUIS(July 23, 2014) - This infographic is the third in a series Monsanto will bring to you throughout the 2014 growing season. We hope the series will help support your efforts to deliver timely news on weed management to farmers and the industry. More resources on diversified weed management practices can be found at RoundupReadyPLUS.com.To view the infographic in high resolution, click here: Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System Application Requirements Infographic  About Monsantomore...
  • Tuesday July 8, 2014
    ST. LOUIS (July 8, 2014) - This infographic is the second in a series Monsanto will bring to you throughout the 2014 growing season. We hope the series will help support your efforts to deliver timely news on weed management to farmers and the industry. More resources on diversified weed management practices can be found at RoundupReadyPLUS.com.To view the infographic in high resolution, click here: Dicamba Infographic About Monsanto CompanyMonsanto Company is a leading global provider ofmore...
  • Tuesday July 8, 2014

    ST. LOUIS (July 8, 2014) - Seminis® Home Garden’s Sweet Sunset brand (of variety SV3782PP) pepper seed is among the first six All-America Selections AAS Winners for the 2015 gardening season. A regional AAS winner, Sweet Sunset brand is a colorful sweet banana pepper hybrid that is perfect for container gardening and great for fresh and canning uses as well as for frying, pickling, and cutting into pepper rings for salads, sandwiches and pizza toppings.A compact, upright bush plant, Sweetmore...
  • Tuesday July 1, 2014
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that it has entered into accelerated share repurchase (ASR) agreements with JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. and Goldman, Sachs & Co. to repurchase an aggregate of $6 billion of the company’s common stock. Today’s ASR is part of Monsanto’s share repurchase programs under which an additional $10 billion of authority was recently announced on June 25, 2014. “Today’s accelerated share repurchasemore...
  • Thursday June 26, 2014
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced the pricing of $4.5 billion aggregate principal amount of fixed rate senior notes consisting of the following: $500 million in senior notes that mature in 2017 and bear interest at a rate of 1.150%, $500 million in senior notes that mature in 2019 and bear interest at a rate of 2.125%, $500 million in senior notes that mature in 2021 and bearmore...
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