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Monsanto: The Promise of AI for Agriculture

Originally Published by Monsanto. By Naveen SinglaData Science Center of Excellence Lead Growing up in India, I used to visit my grandparents in Punjab and go to their cotton and wheat farms. My memories from those days include farmers riding bullock-driven carts tilling the fields, applying fertilizer by hand, or…

Monsanto Advances Key Sustainability Initiatives

Originally Published by Monsanto. Monsanto Company today reported substantial progress on a host of sustainability commitments and programs in the areas of climate-smart agriculture, water quality, biodiversity, food security and programs in the areas of climate-smart agriculture, water quality, biodiversity, food security and operational efficiencies. The company continues to be…

Monsanto and Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, Expand Licensing Agreement for Roundup Ready 2 Xtend Technology

Originally Published by Monsanto. Monsanto Company and Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, announced today the companies have reached an agreement on an expanded license for Roundup Ready 2 Xtend technology for soybeans. Through this non-exclusive, royalty bearing license, Corteva Agriscience will offer U.S. and Canadian growers additional weed control…

Monsanto and 2Blades Foundation Collaborate to Combat Devastating Soybean Disease

Originally Published by Monsanto. Monsanto Company and charitable organization 2Blades Foundation (2Blades) have formed a new collaboration to discover novel sources of genetic resistance to Asian soybean rust (ASR). 2Blades will deliver resistance genes in further collaboration with The Sainsbury Laboratory (TSL, Norwich, UK), the leading global institute for research…