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  • Tuesday November 1, 2016
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that its Board of Directors has designated Tuesday, December 13, 2016 as the date for a special meeting of shareowners to vote upon the proposal to adopt the merger agreement with Bayer. The special meeting of shareowners will be held at the company’s global R&D headquarters in Chesterfield, Mo. Additional meeting details will be included in the company’s proxy statement, which will bemore...
  • Tuesday November 1, 2016
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that its Board of Directors has designated Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, as the date of the next annual meeting of shareowners. Monsanto’s annual meeting will be held at the company’s global R&D headquarters in Chesterfield, Mo. Additional meeting details will be included in the company’s proxy statement, which will be available in December. The record date for Monsanto’s annual meeting of shareownersmore...
  • Friday October 28, 2016
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Science magazine has once again recognized Monsanto as one of the world’s top science employers, ranking the company No. 13 on its Science and Science Careers’ 2016 annual Top Employer survey. The survey results, which will also appear in the magazine’s Oct. 28 issue and online at ScienceCareers.org, features the 20 best companies in the biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical and related industries. The announcementmore...
  • Wednesday October 26, 2016

    Global Ranking Marks Fifth Consecutive Year Monsanto has Received Prestigious Honor

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fifth year in a row, Great Place to Work® has ranked Monsanto Company on its 2016 list of the Top 25 “World’s Best Multinational Workplaces.” Ranked No. 23, Monsanto is the only agricultural and St. Louis based company to appear on this year’s list. “We are honored that our commitment of hiring a diverse workforce and promoting an inclusive culture globally has and continues to be recognized,” said Steve Mizell, Executive Vicemore...
  • Tuesday October 11, 2016

    5-Year, $3.9 Million Pilot Program To Reach 120 Early Care Centers

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--While U.S. food security improved last year, approximately 3 million American households were unable at times to provide adequate, nutritious food for their children, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. To address malnutrition and food insecurity impacting young children (birth to age 5), the Monsanto Fund is supporting Healthy Food Alliance for Early Education, a joint program of the American Heart Association and Nemours, with amore...
  • Wednesday October 5, 2016
    • FY16 as-reported EPS of $2.99 and ongoing EPS of $4.48; ongoing results above revised guidance
    • Intacta RR2 PRO™ and Climate FieldView™ platform experienced rapid growth in FY16; U.S. delivered record corn volume, despite challenging agriculture environment
    • As-reported FY17 EPS guidance at $3.83 to $4.35 and ongoing EPS guidance at $4.50 to $4.90; ongoing EPS growth year-over-year fueled by expected increased demand for Intacta RR2 PRO and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend ® soybean traits
    • Initial steps underway to close on deal with Bayer to unlock value for shareowners
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced fiscal year 2016 results, delivering above the company’s most recent ongoing earnings per share guidance for the year. The company expects to grow earnings per share (EPS) into fiscal year 2017 and beyond by building upon the achievements of fiscal year 2016, together with continued strong penetration of key soybean traits, global corn germplasm upgrades and spend disciplinemore...
  • Monday October 3, 2016
    ST. LOUIS & INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) and Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), announced today that the companies have reached a non-exclusive global option and licensing agreement on Dow AgroSciences’ EXZACT™ Precision Technology® Platform for research and commercial development of new crop solutions across Monsanto Company’s research portfolio. EXZACT technology, which Dow AgroSciences hasmore...
  • Wednesday September 28, 2016
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced it will issue the company’s financial results for its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter and full year on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016, prior to market open. Monsanto will hold a 45 minute conference call starting 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 outlook formore...
  • Wednesday September 28, 2016

    St. Louis-Based Monsanto Ranks Among Top Three Manufacturing Companies

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Working Mother magazine has recognized Monsanto as one of the 2016 “Working Mother 100 Best Companies” for the company’s outstanding leadership in creating progressive programs for its workforce in the areas of advancement for women, flexibility, child care and paid parental leave. In the manufacturing category, Monsanto is ranked among the top three companies for working mothers. “Working parents are all too familiar with themore...
  • Friday September 23, 2016

    USDA-NRCS Also Commits $1 Million Through Conservation Innovation Grant To Farmer-Focused Project

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The U.S. Department of Agriculture – Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA-NRCS) recently awarded the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) and its Soil Health Partnership (SHP) a $1 million Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG) to help farmers better understand and adopt farming practices that help reduce climate change impacts. Monsanto announced today it also intends to make an additional investment of $1.6 million in thismore...
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