Monsanto & Water

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Monsanto & Water

Access to and the amount, availability and cleanliness of water are among the most important challenges facing society and agriculture and the people dedicated to growing food. As an agricultural company committed to providing choices and solutions to farmers, Monsanto has a strong interest in helping farmers address the multiple challenges that water poses.

As the world celebrates World Water Day on March 22, Monsanto invites you to take a look at our work with regard to water use and agriculture, which is focused in three areas:

  • Education and Research
  • Products
  • Partnerships

Content from this campaign

World Water Week
By Gabriela BurianGlobal Lead, Sustainable Agriculture Environment Together with my family, our dog and several of my colleagues, I assisted with cleaning up the Meramec River and vicinity in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A., last week. One week later and more than 4,500 miles away from that river, I find myself in Stockholm, Sweden – again for water. Most of the conversations...
Sep 5, 2014 3:30 PM ET
Monsanto CEO: 3 Tools for Sustainable Farming
Originally published May 22, 2014, by Conscientious Americans have taken numerous actions at the workplace and at home to save our Earth's resources and sustain the environment. All of these efforts are important, but the most critical arena of operations in the...
May 22, 2014 1:30 PM ET
Monsanto Hawaii Improves Water Conservation Efforts
At Monsanto Hawaii, the natural resources we use to operate our businesses are of utmost importance to fulfilling our commitment to sustainability. We care deeply about protecting our islands’ natural resources, including our islands’ most valuable resource – water.   Over the last several years, Monsanto Hawaii has saved approximately 50 million gallons of water...
May 21, 2014 4:30 PM ET
Thinking about World Water Day
Did you know that a running faucet typically uses three gallons of water per minute? Moreover, did you know that agriculture uses 70 percent of the world’s fresh water supply? As we prepare to recognize World Water Day tomorrow, it’s important for...
Mar 21, 2014 4:20 PM ET
Monsanto Company Receives Gulf Guardian Award for Mississippi River Watershed Partnership
ST. LOUIS, June 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ – At a ceremony last night in Tampa Bay, Fla., the Gulf of Mexico Program recognized Monsanto Company with the First Place 2013 Gulf Guardian Award in the Business/Industry Category for the company’s...
Jun 27, 2013 10:30 AM ET