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2010-09-15 08:44:00

-- Can Manufacturers Institute Launches the Great American Can RoundUp - WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-08-31 07:00:00


2010-08-20 08:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 20, 2010 - /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) confirmed that at yesterday's National Technical Biosafety Committee (CTNBio) meeting in Brazil, the committee approved Monsanto's Bt Roundup Ready 2 Yield® soybean product for planting in Brazil.

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.

2010-07-30 12:30:00

BRUSSELS, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The European Commission announced that it has granted import, food, feed and processing approvals for biotechnology maize products jointly developed by DuPont (NYSE: DD) business Pioneer Hi-Bred and Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company.

2010-07-26 13:27:00

ARDEN HILLS, Minn., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has received a letter signed by 75 Members of Congress urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to allow limited planting of Roundup Ready® alfalfa.

2010-06-30 11:38:00

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.

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Roundup Ready Soybean
2013-10-02 13:09:21

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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