Friday, April 9, 2010
Monsanto's "Semi Truck on Steroids" Makes a Pit-Stop in Wentzville
By Kristen Hinman
on Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 12:35 PM
next week for three days of plant-breeding and other demos.
The 53-footer "semi truck on steroids," as one Monsanto
employee terms it
, travels the country trying to sow interest in St. Louis-based Monsanto's corn, soybean and many other seeds produced through ultra-high-tech plant breeding.
The truck will be parked at The Home Depot in Wentzville
from 10 am - 8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday of next week, and is open to one and all, future farmers and general public alike (though presumably not protestors
The seed company everybody loves to hate will roll its "mobile technology unit" into