October Tour

Tour of Monsanto’s Biotechnology Facilities in Chesterfield
Thursday, October 10, 2013, 4:15pm-6:00pm CDT
Event format: 
In-Person / Local
Posted by Tom Blackwood
Monsanto, Chesterfield Village Research Center
700 Chesterfield Parkway West
Chesterfield, MO 63016
United States

Monsanto traits under the GenuityTM brand help growers increase yields by providing herbicide tolerance, insect protection, weather protection, improved utilization of nutrients and increased vigor.  Monsanto uses state-of-the art methods in biotechnology and breeding to deliver improved seed performance and other benefits to farmers and consumers. The AICHE tour will include Monsanto highlights on gene discovery, entomology, tissue cultures, growth chambers, trait development, advanced breeding, and gene sequencing. You don’t want to miss this outstanding tour opportunity covering the latest in biotechnology. 

Directions

From the Intersection of I-270 and I-40, Take I-40 West. Exit at Olive Blvd (Exit 19B) (About 6.2 miles). Turn Right. Turn Left on Chesterfield Parkway W. Go about 0.6 miles.  Destination will be on right.

Dinner

Dinner will follow the tour at nearby Gianfabio’s.  They are located at 127 Hilltown Village Center, Chesterfield, MO 63017 (on Olive Blvd).  Attendees will be responsible for their own meals.

Please RSVP as soon as possible to John Waldrop at (314) 232-5336 or john.c.waldrop-iii@boeing.com.  RSVP no later than Thursday, October 3rd.  Please indicate if you will be joining us for dinner.