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  • Wednesday September 2, 2015
    DECATUR, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced at Farm Progress Show the launch of its newly integrated platform - bringing existing product offerings into one seamless platform and launching new solutions to turn farm data into real value for farmers. Climate’s existing suite of digital tools will become the Climate FieldView™ digital platform, and the company will launch new functionality over the coursemore...
  • Wednesday August 26, 2015
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--While Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) continues to believe a combination with Syngenta (VTX: SYNN) would have created tremendous value for shareowners of both companies and farmers, Syngenta has communicated that Monsanto’s enhanced proposal did not meet Syngenta’s financial expectations. Without a basis for constructive engagement from Syngenta, Monsanto will continue to focus on its growth opportunities built on its existing core business tomore...
  • Monday August 24, 2015
    ST. LOUIS (August 24, 2015) – Ag Processing Inc (AGP) announced today it will participate in the 2016 pilot introduction of Monsanto’s Vistive® Gold high oleic soybeans.  They are the first processor to offer Iowa growers the opportunity to increase soybean profit potential with Vistive Gold high oleic soybeans. The new soybeans were developed with input from leading food companies over the last decade and offer an improved nutritional profile with zero trans* fats and reduced saturatedmore...
  • Tuesday August 18, 2015

    Grant To Help ISP’s MySci Program Develop Middle School Science Curriculum

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Institute for School Partnership (ISP) at Washington University has partnered once again with the Monsanto Fund to bring high quality science education to every student in St. Louis. The Monsanto Fund has awarded the ISP with a $1,935,000 grant. Over the three-year grant, the ISP will create a hands-on, inquiry and project-based science curriculum for middle school students that integrate elements of engineering, mathematicsmore...
  • Monday August 17, 2015
    ST. LOUIS (August 17, 2015) – Monsanto announced today the online kickoff of the 2015 Roundup Ready PLUS® Challenge, a program designed to demonstrate the benefits of a complete residual herbicide program in combination with Genuity® Roundy Ready 2 Yield® soybeans.  This approach is effective in controlling weeds and in protecting yield potential for farmers battling herbicide-resistant and tough-to-control weeds in their fields.“The PLUS Challenge is a head-to head comparison of weedmore...
  • Tuesday August 4, 2015
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock of 54 cents per share. The dividend relates to the company’s fourth quarter of its 2015 fiscal year and is payable on October 30, 2015, to shareowners of record on October 9, 2015. “The increase in our quarterly dividend underscores Monsanto’s continued commitment of returning value to our shareowners,” said Pierremore...
  • Friday July 31, 2015
    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Climate Corporation, a division of Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON), announced today the sale of The Climate Corporation’s crop insurance business (CCCIB) to AmTrust North America, a subsidiary of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFSI). The agreement also provides AmTrust exclusive access to certain technologies of The Climate Corporation that can be applied in the crop insurance industry for up to three years. The Climate Corporationmore...
  • Friday July 31, 2015

    Beginning Aug. 1 Farmers Can Nominate Community Organizations for a Chance to Receive $2,500

    ST. LOUIS (July 31, 2015) – Since its inception in 2010, the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program has awarded over $19 million to more than 7,000 community nonprofit organizations throughout rural America. Numbers alone, however, don’t tell the real story of how these $2,500 donations are making a significant difference for recipient organizations and members of the communities they serve.The purpose of America’s Farmers Grow Communities is to make a positive impact in communitiesmore...
  • Tuesday July 7, 2015
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Delta Health Alliance and Monsanto are teaming up to improve the health of Delta residents in Bolivar and Washington counties, Mississippi. Monsanto Company is providing Delta Health Alliance with a $500,000 grant to carry out a comprehensive program of physical education for children, greater access to farmers markets, community gardens and nutritious food, and an expansion of the popular Imagination Library program. “more...
  • Monday June 29, 2015

    Sustainable Agriculture Company Ranks No.4 Among Large Employers In Region

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--St. Louis Post-Dispatch has named Monsanto Company one of its Top Workplaces in 2015. Monsanto ranked No.4 on the list of the top 20 large employers in the metropolitan St. Louis area. The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. St. Louis Post-Dispatch published themore...
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