Latest Monsanto Co. Stories

2011-02-25 11:05:29

A newly discovered pathogen, connected to the use of glyphosate, appears to "significantly impact the health of plants, animals, and probably human beings," claims plant pathologist and retired Purdue University professor Don Huber in a letter to US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.

2010-08-15 06:22:17

Monsanto Co has been dealt a major setback as a federal judge on Friday banned the planting of genetically engineered sugar beets by the biotech giant.

2009-06-18 08:48:00

CHICAGO, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest "Mad About Options" clip analyzes Cramer's take on Monsanto Co.

2009-06-01 12:28:00

CHICAGO, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's "Sidewinder: Option Volume V. Open Interest" video, hosted by www.ONN.tv's Chief Investment Strategist Jud Pyle, covers notable options trading activity from: Monsanto Co. (MON)Lorillard Inc. (LO)SunTrust Banks Inc.

2009-01-08 07:25:00

Fields of high rising corn with stalks stretched towards the sunlight could still be possible with little to no rain, according to a company who filed for U.S. regulatory approval for what could be the world's first drought-tolerant corn.

2008-09-08 03:00:12

By Anonymous Monsanto Co. and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have established the Monsanto Fellows in Plant Breeding Fund to finance graduate fellowship students pursuing doctoral degrees in plant breeding at the university's Plant Breeding Center.

2006-10-31 07:55:00

Monsanto Co. scientist Bill Johnson is trying to breed the perfect pumpkin peduncle. The goal: making the perfect jack-o'-lantern lid.

2006-02-16 14:20:57

By Carey Gillam KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - A coalition of farmers, consumers and environmental activists on Thursday sued the U.S.

2006-01-04 12:26:11

By Carey Gillam KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - More than 500 General Electric Co. employees have sued Monsanto Co. and two related companies, claiming they were exposed to toxic chemicals manufactured for decades by Monsanto, the company said Wednesday.

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