Referencing a historic deal for Monsanto, Michael J. Frank, senior vice president and chief commercial officer for Monsanto in St. Louis, noted that the DOJ required Monsanto to divest of the Stoneville seed business when it owned the Stoneville brand and bought Delta and Pineland in 2007.
In this Ag policy blog by Chris Clayton, Eve Turow Paul explains the difference in opinion Millennials and Baby Boomers have on food. “Food reconnects us,” Paul say, adding that “Food is identity.” It’s social currency. Read moreRead More »
Monsanto and BASF’s public relations teams have been working in overdrive to contain the fallout. Read Monsanto’s Robb Fraley’s list of reasons why he believes Monsanto is not to blame. However, he later took a more conciliatory approach and explained “We are taking these reports extremely seriously.” Read moreRead More »