Analyse the possible impact of genetically modified seeds on the price of Monsanto shares
Monster is an MSc with over 21,000 employees spread across many countries. It produces agricultural and vegetable seeds, plant biotechnology traits (e.g. genetic modification) and crop protection chemicals.
Monsanto.com states that the business is focused on empowering farmers to produce more while conserving natural resources. With continuing global population growth and growing environmental pressures, Monsanto sees itself working with farmers to face the challenges of the future. Some of the chemicals used for crop protection (herbicides) are controversial.