October 28, 2013 in Uncategorized
FARGO â U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., recently received praise from organic producers and others for removing the Monsanto Protection Act from a bill that ended the government shutdown Oct. 16.
The law, formally the Farmer Assurance Provision, …continue reading on dglobe.com
October 5, 2013 in Uncategorized
KIMBALL â The Kimball School District has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Americaâs Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund.
The grant will help enhance the districtâs science programs, Kimball Superintende…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
May 14, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The U.S. Supreme Court Monday bolstered Monsanto Co.’s ability to control the use of its genetically modified seeds, ruling that companies can block efforts to circumvent patents on self replicating technologies. Continue Reading
March 13, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Schools, fire departments, ambulance services and a community center are among the non-profit organizations that will benefit from $45,000 in donations from the Monsanto Fund through its America’s Farmers Grow Communities program. Continue Reading
February 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The stakes for farmers and Monsanto are enormous: Bowman seeks to overturn lower and appellate court judgments against him for violating plant patents held by Monsanto when he bought, and later planted and harvested, Roundup Ready (RR) soybeans from a local elevator.
February 18, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
Legality of seeds derived from Roundup Ready strain to be considered today in WashingtonWASHINGTON (AP) Vernon Hugh Bowman seems comfortable with the old way of doing things, right down to the rotary-dial telephone he said he was using in a conference call with reporters. Continue Reading
February 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The court case poses the question of whether an Indiana farmer’s actions violated the patent rights held by Monsanto, which developed soybean and other seeds that survive when farmers spray their fields with the company’s Roundup brand weed-killer. Continue Reading
June 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic
At any point in the growing and harvest seasons Monsanto likely will know the dates, times, acreages, soil types, weather, seeding rates, yield, moisture content in short, just about every hard number connected to any field that uses its Precision technology anywhere in the world. Continue Reading
March 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic
BISMARCK, N.D. Seed giant Monsanto Co. plans large-scale tests this year of the first government-approved biotech crop developed to deal with drought. Continue Reading
January 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune
OLIVIA Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry will recognize the Monsanto corn research facility in Olivia as a “Minnesota Star” worksite during a ceremony on Wednesday. Continue Reading