ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2017--
Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that its Board of Directors has
set Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, as the date of the next annual meeting of
shareowners. The board also declared a quarterly dividend on its common
stock of 54 cents per share. The dividend relates to the company’s first
quarter of its 2018 fiscal year and is payable on January 26, 2018, to
shareowners of record on January 5, 2018.
Monsanto’s annual meeting will be held at the company’s global R&D
headquarters in Chesterfield, Mo. Additional meeting details will be
included in the company’s proxy statement, which will be available later
in December. The record date for Monsanto’s annual meeting of
shareowners is Friday, Dec. 15, 2017.
About Monsanto Company
Monsanto is committed to bringing a broad range of solutions to help
nourish our growing world. We produce seeds for fruits, vegetables and
key crops - such as corn, soybeans, and cotton - that help farmers have
better harvests while using water and other important resources more
efficiently. We work to find sustainable solutions for soil health, help
farmers use data to improve farming practices and conserve natural
resources, and provide crop protection products to minimize damage from
pests and disease. Through programs and partnerships, we collaborate
with farmers, researchers, nonprofit organizations, universities and
others to help tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges. To learn
more about Monsanto, our commitments and our more than 20,000 dedicated
employees, please visit monsanto.com.
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