Monsanto Company provides agricultural products for farmers. The Company's business segments are seeds and genomics. Monsanto produces a wide range of seeds and develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds, as well as provides other seed companies with genetic material and biotechnology traits for their seed brands.
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