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I hate Monsanto as well for the reasons everyone else does. I think food should be pure the way mother nature intended. But..I get this comment a lot from non haters: "GMO's can help world hunger"

Monsanto is bad because their chemicals cause long-term damage to life on this planet - despite the short-term benefits such as higher yields. Would you eat a plant that cannot be killed by Round-Up - a weedkiller which kills or damages all natural plants? They have engineered plants that can be sprayed with huge doses of Round-Up and live (for us to eat) while the weeds around them die.

Monsanto is bad for humanity for several reasons:

1. They use genetically modified seeds with something called terminator technology. When a harvest happens, the seeds produced by the new crops are rendered useless. Although in 1999, Monsanto agreed to not commercialize terminator technology. This means farmers have to repeatedly purchase these seeds. 2.Most crops Monsanto grows are heavily fertilized. In essence your eating pesticides, fertilizer, antibiotics etc. 3. They have uprooted countless agricultural traditions in places like India, Mongolia, Vietnam. For example in India sesame seed oil was once the way people made their money and cooked their food cheaper. Monsanto lobbied the Indian government to use soy bean oil (soy is their main product). This destroyed the economic stability of India's subsistence farmers. It is awful for their economy, but also for their health. Immediate heavy intakes of soy can be extremely harmful for the body..I don't know why, don't ask. just Google it. 4. Monsanto because of its recent growth by buying out its competitors is imposing a monopoly on the world grain trade...this largest agricultural market in the world. The grain trade feeds cows, pigs, chickens, us, everything we eat comes from grain food. Monsanto by having a monopoly kills smaller businesses, makes us unhealthy, uproots local agriculture etc.

If you want to read more about where your food comes from, its economic effects, and the harmfulness of Monsanto read an AWESOME book called: Stolen Harvest .

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In your opinion why is Monsanto a bad company?

Yes. Monsanto is a bad company. Even once saying "We can not lose one dollar of business". For more information you can look up Food Inc. , or ,The World According to Monsanto. Monsanto is almost like the head of all the meat companies,plant seeds,and maybe some dairy products, even if not shown. I would describe Monsanto as evil and selfish.The first time I watched both of the movies above, I couldn't believe my eyes, seeing how cruel and greedy a company could be. The best thing anybody can do for a start,is, to boycott Monsanto, and to support the places that deserve it.

How do international sanctions against Monsanto effect the company globally?

International sanctions against agribusiness Monsanto have greatly reduced the company's prospects of growth. The imposed sanctions have caused a vast decrease in profits, and the subsequent bad publicity has resulted in Monsanto being almost globally reviled.

What is the birth name of Chuck Monsanto?

Chuck Monsanto's birth name is Charlie J. Monsanto.

What is the birth name of Dionne Monsanto?

Dionne Monsanto's birth name is Dionne Dennia Monsanto.

When was Monsanto created?

Monsanto was created in 1901.

What is Monsanto's population?

The population of Monsanto is 21,400.

How old is monsanto company?

Monsanto was founded in 1901.

When was G.D.R. Monsanto created?

G.D.R. Monsanto was created in 1976.

Is monsanto the antichrist?

As Monsanto is a corporation, rather than an individual, it is highly unlikely.

When was The World According to Monsanto created?

The World According to Monsanto was created in 2008.

When was Teen Babes from Monsanto created?

Teen Babes from Monsanto was created in 1984.

What is the symbol for Monsanto Company in the NYSE?

The symbol for Monsanto Company in the NYSE is: MON.

When was Monsanto House of the Future created?

Monsanto House of the Future was created in 1957.

When did Monsanto House of the Future end?

Monsanto House of the Future ended in 1967.

What does humanity includes?

just remember one thing that if you feel bad of any thing than others will the same, so making others not to feel bad because of you is humanity

Does Monsanto own the Walt Disney Company?

No, both Monsanto and the Walt Disney Company are separate corporations. Monsanto did sponsor several rides at Disney theme parks, most notably the Monsanto House of the Future. There was an article published for April Fools Day in 2004 that stated Monsanto was buying the Walt Disney Company.

Who founded Monsanto?

John Francis Queeny founded Monsanto in 1901 in St. Louis,Missouri.

Is humanity corrupt?

Humans have weaknesses; humans make choices. Some people make many bad choices and some people make mostly good choices. Humanity is not corrupt, humanity is corruptible.

When was José M. Dávila Monsanto born?

José M. Dávila Monsanto was born on 1905-11-02.

When did José M. Dávila Monsanto die?

José M. Dávila Monsanto died on 2001-04-04.

What is the market cap for Monsanto Company MON?

As of July 2014, the market cap for Monsanto Company (MON) is $60,952,534,450.65.

Is Bayer aspirin made by Monsanto?

No, but the two companies are connected in ownership by investors. Bayer purchased Monsanto in 2017.

Testing makeup on animals bad for their sick?

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