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Dekalb Launches Mobile Application

Dekalb seed is launching a new mobile application, available for download and use on a wide variety of BlackBerry(R) devices. The Dekalb Plant Population Calculator App provides corn and soybean farmers with recommended planting populations for their crops. Once downloaded to their BlackBerry device, the application will provide farmers with a recommended planting population for

Monsanto Rebrands Trait Technologies

Monsanto Canada has announced that its value-added trait technologies will be marketed under the Genuity brand in Canada beginning in 2010. “Genuity gives us the opportunity to communicate about our traits as a family of innovative products that will enable farmers to do what they do best, even better,” said Mike Nailor, trait marketing lead


Monsanto Canada Launches 2009 Scholarship Program

Monsanto Canada will once again of fer between 60 and 70 scholarships to Grade 12 graduating students from farm families who plan to pursue postsecondary education in agriculture or forestry in the fall of 2009. Mo n s a n t o Canada Opportunity Scholarships are available to eligible students entering their first year of

Curling Clubs Get Financial Support

The two-sheet Holland Curling Club located in southwest Manitoba is this year’s $10,000 grand prize winner of Monsanto Canada’s “Imagine a Better House” Community Curling Club program. The 40-member curling club, established in 1892, came out on top after sharing their compelling story about the need for a facelift to their 116-year-old club that is