Monsanto Company Inc. is an agricultural company with headquarter in the state of Missouri. The company has consolidated revenue of more than $10 billion in the year ended August 31 2010. MonsantoдЫЄs major product line includes agriculture seeds developed through biotechnology, herbicides. Monsanto claims to have developed genetically modified seeds for various agricultural crops to give much higher yield per acre of land with lesser inputs. The companyдЫЄs growth largely depends upon such technologies that the company has developed through in-house scientific research and development programs.