Recent Changes for "Monsanto" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/MonsantoRecent Changes of the page "Monsanto" on Davis Wiki.en-us Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2013-09-19 13:33:17CovertProfessormonsanto in Woodland <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ In August 2013, Monsanto opened up a facility in ["Woodland"], employing 250 full-time workers and 150 contract seasonal employees. According to [http://www.davisenterprise.com/local-news/planting-the-future-monsanto-opens-huge-woodland-lab/ this Enterprise article], their "main focus" will be "on conventional breeding techniques of more than 20 kinds of vegetables through cross pollination" (rather than, say, GMOs).<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2013-03-25 12:00:38ScottMeehleibCalgene shut down once again <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ On March 17, 2013, Monsanto once again shut down its Davis operations in response to a planned demonstration.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2012-03-17 12:26:44CovertProfessorDS's article <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ["Users/DonShor"] of ["Redwood Barn Nursery"] wrote a clear and helpful article on [http://davisvanguard.org/index.php?option=com_kunena&amp;func=view&amp;catid=2&amp;id=534&amp;Itemid=192#534 Monsanto and GMOs], explaining the difference between hybrids and GMOs as well as describing some of the harmful actions that Monsanto has taken in the past and plans for the future. His article also touches on the difference between the Calgene of the past and the Monsanto of the present.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2012-03-17 09:53:37CovertProfessor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Monsanto has a number of Davis-area connections. It purchased ["Calgene LLC"] in 1996, and the facility is now known as Monsanto's Calgene Campus. ["Seminis" Seminis Vegetable Seed Company], located in Woodland, is also owned by Monsanto. It has endowed a [http://biosci.ucdavis.edu/students/graduate/monsanto_fellowship.html student fellowship fund] for graduate students who are preparing for a career in agricultural biotechnology. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Monsanto has a number of Davis-area connections. It purchased ["Calgene LLC"] in 1996, and the facility is now known as Monsanto's Calgene Campus. ["Seminis" Seminis Vegetable Seed Company], located in Woodland, is also owned by Monsanto. It has endowed a [http://biosci.ucdavis.edu/students/graduate/monsanto_fellowship.html student fellowship fund] for graduate students who are preparing for a career in agricultural biotechnology.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.sacbee.com/static/live/news/projects/biotech/c3_1.html This SacBee article] seeks to uncover connections between UC Davis and Monsanto (and other biotechnology companies) more generally, noting that "[d]ocuments detailing the relationship are scattered widely across campus and sometimes missing entirely."</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2012-03-16 16:52:06CovertProfessor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Monsanto has a number of Davis-area connections. It purchased ["Calgene LLC"] in 1996, and the facility is now known as Monsanto's Calgene Campus. ["Seminis" Seminis Vegetable Seed Company], located in Woodland, is also owned by Monsanto. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Monsanto has a number of Davis-area connections. It purchased ["Calgene LLC"] in 1996, and the facility is now known as Monsanto's Calgene Campus. ["Seminis" Seminis Vegetable Seed Company], located in Woodland, is also owned by Monsanto.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;It has endowed a [http://biosci.ucdavis.edu/students/graduate/monsanto_fellowship.html student fellowship fund] for graduate students who are preparing for a career in agricultural biotechnology.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2012-03-16 16:08:24CovertProfessor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Occupy protesters, including some members of ["Occupy Davis"] and ["Occupy UC Davis"], [http://davisvanguard.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=5185:occupy-protest-shuts-down-operations-at-monsanto-today-and-tomorrow&amp;catid=81:civil-rights&amp;Itemid=105 shut down operations at the Calgene Campus] on 16-17 March 2012. <span>It was</span> [http://davis.patch.com/articles/protestors-occupy-monsanto-shut-it-down-photos#photo-9348471 part of a nationwide protest against Monsanto]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Occupy protesters, including some members of ["Occupy Davis"] and ["Occupy UC Davis"], [http://davisvanguard.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=5185:occupy-protest-shuts-down-operations-at-monsanto-today-and-tomorrow&amp;catid=81:civil-rights&amp;Itemid=105 shut down operations at the Calgene Campus] on 16-17 March 2012. <span>Their actions were</span> [http://davis.patch.com/articles/protestors-occupy-monsanto-shut-it-down-photos#photo-9348471 part of a nationwide protest against Monsanto]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2012-03-16 16:07:23CovertProfessorpatch link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Occupy protesters, including some members of ["Occupy Davis"] and ["Occupy UC Davis"], [http://davisvanguard.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=5185:occupy-protest-shuts-down-operations-at-monsanto-today-and-tomorrow&amp;catid=81:civil-rights&amp;Itemid=105 shut down operations at the Calgene Campus] on 16-17 March 2012. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Occupy protesters, including some members of ["Occupy Davis"] and ["Occupy UC Davis"], [http://davisvanguard.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=5185:occupy-protest-shuts-down-operations-at-monsanto-today-and-tomorrow&amp;catid=81:civil-rights&amp;Itemid=105 shut down operations at the Calgene Campus] on 16-17 March 2012.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;It was [http://davis.patch.com/articles/protestors-occupy-monsanto-shut-it-down-photos#photo-9348471 part of a nationwide protest against Monsanto].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2012-03-16 15:40:26CovertProfessor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Monsanto''' is a multinational agricultural ["biotechnology"] corporation; they make ["GMOs"], among other products. It is headquartered in Creve Coeur, Missouri. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''<span>[http://www.monsanto.com/ </span>Monsanto<span>]</span>''' is a multinational agricultural ["biotechnology"] corporation; they make ["GMOs"], among other products. It is headquartered in Creve Coeur, Missouri. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Monsantohttp://daviswiki.org/Monsanto2012-03-16 15:39:25CovertProfessorseems like we need this page, though it s/b differentiated more from the others <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Monsanto<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ '''Monsanto''' is a multinational agricultural ["biotechnology"] corporation; they make ["GMOs"], among other products. It is headquartered in Creve Coeur, Missouri.<br> + <br> + Monsanto has a number of Davis-area connections. It purchased ["Calgene LLC"] in 1996, and the facility is now known as Monsanto's Calgene Campus. ["Seminis" Seminis Vegetable Seed Company], located in Woodland, is also owned by Monsanto.<br> + <br> + Occupy protesters, including some members of ["Occupy Davis"] and ["Occupy UC Davis"], [http://davisvanguard.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=5185:occupy-protest-shuts-down-operations-at-monsanto-today-and-tomorrow&amp;catid=81:civil-rights&amp;Itemid=105 shut down operations at the Calgene Campus] on 16-17 March 2012.<br> + <br> + [[Include(Seed)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>