CEO Video Testimonial: Hugh Grant, Monsanto

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Opportunities to Sustainably Increase Agricultural Productivity

“There are a billion people on Earth going hungry right now, and many of them are farmers…”
—Hugh Grant, Chairman, President and CEO, Monsanto Company

With a global population estimated to reach nine billion by 2050, implementing policies to address food security is more important than ever.

In the latest in a series of CEO video testimonials developed by the Global Harvest Initiative, Monsanto Chairman, President and CEO, Hugh Grant discusses the opportunities to sustainably increase agricultural productivity worldwide in order to address the challenges of feeding a growing world.  Monsanto is a founding member of the Global Harvest Initiative.

The Global Harvest Initiative was established in 2009 as a partnership among Archer Daniels Midland Company, DuPont, John Deere, and Monsanto with the goal of addressing hunger and food insecurity by sustainably closing the global agricultural productivity gap. For information about GHI membership, programs, and to access studies, reports and resources, visit:  http://www.globalharvestinitiative.org. Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/Harvest2050 Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Global-Harvest-Initiative/132332433493736

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