Monsanto is firing back at rocker Neil Young over his mini-documentary that criticizes the St. Louis company for suing a farmer over his use of the company’s Roundup Ready soybeans.
Monsanto Co. CEO Hugh Grant is reaching out to area business leaders to reassure them that the possibility of the company’s acquisition of Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta AG would not spell the end of Monsanto in St. Louis.
Syngenta AG recently rejected Monsanto’s second $45 billion buyout offer, but the company refuses to easily give up.
Monsanto’s second $45 billion offer to snap up Swiss agriculture and chemical giant Syngenta AG was rejected by the company.
Demonstrators say St. Louis based company’s weed-killer is harming the Monarch butterfly population
Monsanto has been named by the Human Rights Campaign as one of the “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality.”
One of St. Louis’ largest corporations has pledged a total of $1 million to several nonprofit groups that work in Ferguson and other north St. Louis County communities.
Monsanto is grappling with overseas intellectual property theft, though Fontbonne cyber security professor Al Carlson says the seed company doesn’t just face a problem with those who’d like to steal what it does, but also those who’d like to stop what it does.
The St. Louis company was recognized by FORTUNE magazine.
Protestors gathered in Creve Couer outside of Monsanto’s annual shareholders meeting to call attention to genetically modified organisms.