history of monsanto

Monsanto – The GMO Giant

Posted in - Environment & People on May 12th 2010 0 Comments Monsanto: Maker of DDT, Agent Orange, Round Up, Aspartame & More

Monsanto Company was founded in the U.S. in 1901 by John Francis Queeny (a former pharmaceutical extraordinaire). The name Monsanto was derived from his wife’s former maiden name and father-in-law, Emmanuel Monsanto.