Archive for August, 2011

Freezing the Footprint of Food

How do we feed a rapidly growing population while also protecting our planet? That is a question we will have to answer by 2050, when the global population is estimated… Read more »

New USDA-ERS Brief: Increasing Agricultural Research Funding to Meet Rapidly Growing Global Ag Demand

The USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) recently released an economic brief detailing current U.S. public agricultural research funding and the U.S. agricultural productivity growth rate required to keep up with… Read more »

CEO Video Testimonial: Hugh Grant, Monsanto

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… Read more »