As consumers ourselves, we at Monsanto are committed to both the safety of our products and to transparency and engagement with society. We’ve joined with the industry and other groups to explain our disagreement and concern with the recent classification of glyphosate by IARC. All labeled uses of glyphosate are safe for human health and supported by one of the most extensive worldwide human health databases ever compiled on an agricultural product. More information on glyphosate is available here, and information from the industry is posted here.
Recently, we were informed that The Dr. Oz Show plans to … Full Article »
An open letter to parents from parents at Monsanto:
We all want what’s best for our kids. As parents ourselves, we care about the food we feed our families just like you do. Not only are we consumers, we’re also intimately involved in developing products that contribute to safe and nutritious food choices for everyone, including our own families and friends.
Our agriculture business includes more than 4,000 researchers who are working each and every day to make sure our discoveries become safe and effective products. Our team includes physicians, nutritionists, dietitians, toxicologists, plant scientists and many others who have … Full Article »
By Daniel A. Goldstein, M.D.
Yes, Monsanto has a pediatrician; I have been with Monsanto for 15 years, and it has been, at many levels, a gratifying experience. As a pediatrician and as a parent, I understand how deeply mothers and fathers care about the well-being of their children. In light of recent allegations about plant biotechnology and children’s health, I want to take a moment to talk about how I got here and what I do to everyday to protect the health and safety of those who may come into contact with our products, including children.
How does … Full Article »