ST. LOUIS (October 30, 2014) - This infographic is the fourth in a series Monsanto will bring to you throughout the 2014 crop 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® PLUS Diversified Weed Management Solutions. more...
ST. LOUIS (Oct. 29, 2014) – With a growing global population and increased pressures on agriculture due to climate change, farmers around the world will increasingly require a broad range of agricultural solutions to improve the on-farm potential of crops on our world’s finite farmland. Today, Monsanto Company reinforced its commitment to further improve the genetic potential of seeds by announcing a $20 million investment in integrated technology centers as part of its global breeding programmore...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced today that its Board of Directors
has designated Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 as the date of the next annual
meeting of shareowners.
Monsanto’s annual meeting will be held at the company’s headquarters
facility in suburban St. Louis. Additional meeting details will be
included in the company’s proxy statement, which will be available in
December. The record date for Monsanto’s 2015 annual meeting ofmore...
Company Recognized On Global Ranking Of Great Places To Work For Third Year In A Row
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the third consecutive year, Monsanto Company has been named to the
list of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to
Work®. This year, Monsanto ranked No. 8 in the world’s largest annual
study of workplace excellence that identifies the top 25 best
multinational companies in terms of workplace culture.
Monsanto moved up four places (from No. 12 in 2013) to No. 8 on the 2014
list. Monsanto is the only St. Louis-more...
ST. LOUIS (October 16, 2014) – Monsanto Company is pleased to recognize the first recipient of the Fraley-Borlaug Scholars in Plant Sciences, Laura Chatham. The scholarship was established to support women studying plant biology and biotechnology in the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois. It was funded in part by Dr. Robert Fraley's 2013 World Food Prize laureate financial award and matched by Monsanto Company.Today's announcement ismore...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Science magazine has recognized Monsanto as one of the world’s
top employers ranking the company 6 in Science’s 2014 Top Employer
survey. The survey spotlights the 20 best companies in the
biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical, and related industries
as well as the characteristics that make them great places to work.
“It’s personally meaningful to see the organization and our people be
recognized by Science as a greatmore...
Delivers above FY14 guidance for ongoing and as-reported EPS, free cash flow
Underscores target to at least double ongoing EPS over next five years driven by combination of strong core business, new platforms and capital structure
Company in unique position to deliver strong FY15 results while investing to unlock future growth
FY15 earnings per share guidance at $5.75 to $6.00
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced fiscal year 2014 results
slightly above the high end of its guidance range on the strength of its
global seeds and traits business, the biggest driver of growth for the
year. This is the company’s fourth consecutive year of strong ongoing
earnings growth. Executives noted that the balance of the company’s
global business positions it well for continued growth and investment in
fiscal year 2015 as themore...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company has committed $1 million in new support for several
collaborative efforts in Ferguson, Missouri, and surrounding communities
in North St. Louis County. Over the next two years, Monsanto’s
commitment will go to local non-profit agencies to support a variety of
immediate and long-term community development initiatives benefitting
residents and communities. In addition, Monsanto employees are
continuing to volunteer with a numbermore...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced it will issue the company’s
financial results for its fiscal 2014 fourth quarter and full year on
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, prior to market open. Monsanto will hold a
conference call at 8:30 a.m. central time (9:30 a.m. eastern time) in
conjunction with the announcement of its results. The call will focus on
the company’s results for the fourth quarter and full year as well as
future expectations. The callmore...
New Program Will Provide Awards For Insect Pest Research Across All U.S. Row Crops
ST. LOUIS (September 29, 2014) – Two years ago, Monsanto launched the Corn Rootworm Knowledge Program, designed to reward the research and academic community for outstanding projects that addressed specific aspects of the pest and how best to manage it. Now, with $6 million in funding and 13 research projects currently underway, Monsanto is expanding the program to include projects on insect pests that can significantly impact all row crops across the U.S. Monsanto’s new Insectmore...