Core Competencies Of Monsanto

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Monsanto’s core competency is the insertion of traits into crop plant genomes (Paulis). Monsanto genes are found in the vast majority of soy and corn grown in the U.S. and its products and technologies are licensed to many commercial farmers. It is leading in terms of operational leadership as Monsanto’s technologies have enabled the seed business to be more relevant to meet the demand in food industry. The company has a strong R&D structure to continually innovate products either through breeding or biotechnology. Through the breeding path, plant genes are combined and altered by conventional cross-breeding methods a swell as by technology- and computer-assisted methods. On the other hand, on the biotechnology path, genes are inserted into
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