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Beyond the Rows is a Monsanto Company blog focused on one of the world’s most important industries, agriculture. Monsanto employees write about Monsanto’s business, the agriculture industry, and the farmer.
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Are GM Crops Harming Our Environment? Featured Article

The Center for Food Integrity (CFI) was established five years ago “to build consumer trust and confidence in today’s food system.” A not-for-profit organization, its members represent each element of the food chain, including farmers and ranchers, universities, food processors, restaurants, retailers and food companies. Monsanto is a member of the group. 

CFI sponsors a web site called BestFoodFacts.org, which is designed to provide objective and accurate information directly from experts – university researchers, academics and registered dieticians. Content of the site is not subject to CFI member approval. The content of each story or video on the site … Full Article »

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NCGA: How Do I Know It’s Safe?

At Corn Commentary, the blog of the National Corn Growers Association, guest blogger Dawn Caldwell talks about GMOs, and the safety of GMO crops. Caldwell is a farmer, mother and volunteer with CommonGround, an NCGA program designed to increase awareness by urban and suburban consumers of the value of production agriculture in their lives.

It’s a thoughtful post, and she’s done her homework. To read her post, please visit Corn Commentary.… Full Article »