FGI And Monsanto Announce Research Agreements

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Alfalfa, Monsanto, Research, Science

Forage Genetics International (FGI) and Monsanto announced this week that FGI has acquired all of the commercial rights from the parties’ existing alfalfa research collaboration. The groups also announced that Monsanto has licensed to FGI certain intellectual property relating to its alfalfa traits and technology. The deal will support the ongoing discovery and commercial delivery of innovative alfalfa seed products … Read More

Last Call for Farm Mom of the Year Nominees

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, award, contest, Farming, Monsanto

There is one week left to submit your favorite farm mom into Monsanto’s America’s Farmers Mom of the Year Contest. Submissions will be accepted through Tuesday, Mar. 29, and Monsanto encourages everyone to nominate moms who go above and beyond to care for and protect their farms, families, communities and the agriculture industry they love. “Our 2015 Southeast Region Farm … Read More

Dr. Robert Fraley: Innovation Feeds Our World

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Audio, Food, GMO, Monsanto, Technology

Monsanto‘s GMO crop technology is arguably one of the most influential innovations of the past century; while it remains incredibly controversial among members of the public, the science has led to unprecedented advancements throughout the realm of biotechnology, and has held a key role in the process of creating a food secure world. This year marks the 20th anniversary of … Read More