Monsanto is one of the world’s leading companies focused on sustainable agriculture. We discover and deliver innovative products that support the farmers who feed, fuel and clothe our world.
Why do we need sustainable agriculture?
- Farmers provide food, fuel and fibre for the world
- Resources such as land, water and energy are limited
- Global population is expected to grow by 40 per cent in the next few decades
- Food production will need to increase exponentially in order to meet population growth
The Bottom Line
Farmers need to get more from every acre of land, every drop of water and every unit of energy – today and tomorrow.
What are we doing at Monsanto to support sustainable agriculture?
In 2008, we set a series of goals for ourselves to work with farmers to make agriculture more sustainable. These goals state that by 2030, we will do our part in: