Issues And Answers

Monsanto is dedicated to providing full transparency about our company. We have strong values that drive our business. And we play a positive role in the marketplace and the communities in which we work and live.


We understand the importance Monsanto’s reputation, and although we aren’t above criticism, there’s a lot of incorrect and negative information about us – much based on the fact many simply don’t know or understand what we do. Or what we stand for as a company and how we view our impact on the world. 

We are willing to discuss our genuine dedication to—and dependence on: 

  • positive and supportive relationships with farmers
  • sustainable and environmentally-conscious agricultural practices
  • policies that promote safe, healthy and reliable food sources for our growing planet
  • ethical, transparent and competitive business conduct

Visit our Issues & Answers section on to find Monsanto’s position on several topics