Jury Reaches $46 Million Verdict Against Monsanto Over PCBsThe case involved three people who said that exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, caused non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Monsanto Rejects $62B Bayer Bid, But Still Open to TalksMonsanto rejected Bayer's $62 billion takeover bid, calling it "incomplete and financially inadequate."
Germany's Bayer Makes $62 Billion Offer for MonsantoThe German company said, it "is prepared to proceed immediately to due diligence and negotiations and to quickly agree to a transaction.''
Bayer's Offer to Monsanto Faces Anti-Trust SnagMonsanto has some 20,000 employees, including its world headquarters in Creve Coeur and its Chesterfield research campus.
Germany's Bayer in Talks to Buy Crop Seeds Company MonsantoSt. Louis-based Monsanto said late Wednesday that it was reviewing Bayer's proposal.
St. Louis-Area Firms Oppose Religious Objections MeasureLeaders from Monsanto, MasterCard and other firms joined Gov. Jay Nixon Friday at the St. Louis Regional Chamber to express opposition to Senate Joint Resolution 39.
St. Louis County Wants Innovation District for Plant ScientistsLocal boosters boast that the region has more plant science Ph.D.s than anywhere else in the world.
Monsanto Expands Cost-Cutting to Eliminate 1,000 JobsThe additional layoffs will bring the company's planned total cuts to 3,600 jobs
Monsanto Posts 4Q Loss, to Eliminate 2,600 Jobs to Cut CostsThe job cuts will reduce the company's 22,500-employee workforce of by about 12 percent over the next two years.
Nature Foundation Unveils $3.3M in Monarch Butterfly GrantsA consortium that includes agribusiness Monsanto and a national wildlife group says $3.3 million in grants are being doled out as part of an initial bid to stem the worrisome decline of monarch butterflies.
Monsanto Drops Syngenta Takeover BidMonsanto says it will remain independent.
Monsanto Invites Neil Young to Visit St. Louis HeadquartersMonsanto 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.