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2011-02-22 13:29:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that it has acquired Divergence, Inc., a privately-held St. Louis-based biotechnology research and development company.

2011-02-11 08:05:00

LUBBOCK, Texas, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve M. Hawkins is named chief executive officer of Smartfield, an innovator in plant information technology. Hawkins was partner in The Context Network, a business management consulting firm specializing in agriculture.

2011-02-04 14:55:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has authorized spring planting of Genuity® Roundup Ready® sugar beets.

2011-02-03 09:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) will hold a webcast next Wednesday in conjunction with a presentation by Kerry Preete, senior vice president - global strategy, at the Goldman Sachs Agricultural Biotech Forum. Preete's presentation will begin at 2:30 p.m. E.T.

2011-01-27 15:26:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time since 2007, U.S. farmers will have the choice to plant Genuity® Roundup Ready® alfalfa. Today the U.S.

2011-01-25 14:58:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced that at its annual meeting, shareowners elected three members of its Board of Directors to new terms: Laura K. IpsenWilliam U. ParfetGeorge H.

2011-01-13 17:30:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 17th annual Academy of Science-St. Louis Awards dinner, honoring top scientists and engineers from the St. Louis region, will be held in St. Louis, Missouri April 13, 2011. The Peter H. Raven Lifetime Award recipient is Marcus E.

2010-12-23 09:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced it will issue the company's financial results for its fiscal 2011 first quarter and annual research and development (R&D) pipeline update on Thursday, Jan.

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