Monsanto is an agricultural company. When farmers succeed, they succeed. Using the tools of modern biology, they help farmers grow more yield sustainably so they can produce more and conserve more.
CropLife International is a global federation representing the plant science industry. CLI addresses international developments in the area of crop protection (pesticides), biotechnology (GMOs) and sustainable agriculture. CLI is committed to the safe and responsible use of the industry's products in order to provide safe and abundant food as well as other benefits back to the consumer.
The Irish potato famine was caused by a fungus that still exists today, but is mitigated through the use of fungicides.
CropLife Conversations - Environmental Defense Fund
Suzy Friedman Conversation
The third in a series of sit down interviews, Barb Glenn talks with Suzy Friedman, Deputy Director, Working Lands at the Environmental Defense Fund. In this new CLA web video, Barb and Suzy discuss how important environmental stewardship is to both organizations. Suzy notes that modern agriculture must continue to maintain production on agricultural lands to meet the needs of a growing population. Barb and Suzy also talk about the significance of integrated pest management and its role in environmental stewardship.