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ST. LOUIS, June 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announces the launch of a new encapsulated formulation of acetochlor designed for cotton and soybean acres in 2010 has proven successful.
ST. LOUIS, June 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced its third-quarter financial results and highlighted some of the actions in progress to generate expected annual earnings growth percentages in the mid-teens.
ST. LOUIS, June 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Responding to U.S. corn farmers' requests to simplify insect resistance management, Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced today that it has submitted for registration to the U.S.
A few sturdy species of weed are proving to be a fair fight for Roundup weed killer.
ARDEN HILLS, Minn., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Supreme Court found that a lower court was in error when it placed a nationwide ban on the planting of genetically engineered alfalfa seeds.
ST. LOUIS, June 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a 7-1 ruling today, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a lower court's order that has prohibited farmers from planting Roundup Ready alfalfa for the past three years.
ST. LOUIS, and LUBBOCK, Texas, June 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company and ARMtech Insurance Services (ARMtech), an operating subsidiary of Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: ENH), are pleased to announce U.S.
ST. LOUIS, June 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, the range of farmers' future seed choices broadened as Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) granted a new royalty-bearing, Roundup Ready 2 YieldÂ® license to Dow AgroSciences.
ST. LOUIS, May 27, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced it is repositioning its RoundupÂ® business in the face of fundamental structural changes that have caused upheaval in the glyphosate industry.
Roundup Ready Soybean, GTS 40-3-2, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant soybeans created by Monsanto. Glyphosate kills plants by obstructing the synthesis of the essential amino acids phenylaline, tyrosine, and tryptophan. These amino acids are referred to as “essential” due to the fact that animals cannot make them; only plants and micro-organisms can make them and animals acquire them by consuming plants. Plants and microorganisms make these amino acids with...
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