Spotlight

  • Wednesday February 25, 2015

    St. Louis(Feb. 25, 2015) – Monsanto Company recently launched its 2015 Supplier Diversity Mentoring program, the latest in its efforts to strengthen its global supply chain. This 12-month development program is designed to assist in the growth and sustainability of diverse suppliers that could provide goods and services to Monsanto.

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  • Thursday February 19, 2015

     

    Monsanto recently donated land to the National Park Service from the Honouliuli Internment Camp Site for a National Park Service National Monument. The designation of the monument was announced by President Obama on Feb. 19.

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  • Thursday February 19, 2015

    Muscatine plant will produce next-generation weed control products for Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System

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  • Tuesday February 10, 2015

    Monsanto Executive Vice President Human Resources, Steve Mizell, was recently featured in the 100 Diverse Corporate Leaders in STEM Blog Series. 

    The series features a new business executive Monday-Friday and the exemplary work his or her company is doing to support 21st century STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) learning and workforce development- particularly for women, minorities and under-represented groups.

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  • Thursday December 4, 2014

    On Dec. 3, Monsanto Chief Technology Officer Robb Fraley joined Alison Van Eenennaam, Charles Benbrook and Margaret Mellon, for the Intelligence Squared™ Debates in New York City. The four debated the motion, "Genetically Modify Food."

    More than 450 people attended in person, and the event was streamed online. The format is based on Oxford-style debates, and in-person audience members vote pre- and post-debate.

    Prior to the show, 32 percent of the audience was for the Genetically

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  • Wednesday November 12, 2014

    IDG's Computerworld  announced that Jim Swanson, Monsanto CIO, has been named a 2015 Premier 100 IT Leaders honoree. This year’s Premier 100 spotlights leaders from both the technology and business sides of companies for their exceptional technology leadership and innovative approaches to business challenges.

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  • Tuesday November 11, 2014

    On Nov. 1 at Washington University in St. Louis, Monsanto joined students from six Missouri universities, officials from non-governmental organizations and area community members to discuss and share stories about the role human rights plays in cotton’s journey from seed to clothing. More than 200 people attended the event, which had Puvan Selvanathan, a member of the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights and the U.N. Human Rights Council, as the master of ceremonies.

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  • Friday September 26, 2014

    Monsanto Vietnam has been named as one of the “Exemplary Companies in developing Vietnam’s Agriculture and Rural Economy” by the Rural Economy Newspaper. The award aims to recognize companies and individuals for their efforts and contributions in helping support the development of Vietnam’s agriculture and rural economy. Monsanto Vietnam was nominated and selected as a result of its longstanding commitment and action to improve Vietnam’s commodity sector and the lives of local farmers.

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  • Tuesday September 23, 2014

    Each summer, we host a Farmers Market for local farmers to sell produce grown from our seed. Monsanto employees always line up for a favorite vegetable – sweet corn. Learn more about how today’s sweet corn is grown with less impact on the environment.

  • Friday September 19, 2014

    Our goals are big: helping farmers produce enough food to feed our growing global population, providing access to balanced meals, and reducing the impact of climate change. No one company or organization will achieve these goals. That’s why Monsanto partners with those who can build on our strengths. Together we are developing solutions that address challenges such as water conservation, deforestation, honey bee and soil health. Learn more about the power of collaboration and specific projects

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