Monsanto Company Announces Iowa Attorney General and Working Group Have Closed Inquiry


Monsanto Company announced it has received written notification from the Iowa Attorney General’s office that it has concluded the inquiry of Monsanto it began in September 2007.  Iowa had been coordinating with several other states, and all of those states have closed their related inquiries without further action.

The inquiry related to the production and marketing of glyphosate and the development, production, marketing, or licensing of soybean, corn or cotton germplasm containing transgenic traits.  Monsanto fully cooperated with this investigation.


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