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Monsanto pledges $250K to support hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico

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Monsanto has five locations in Mexico. (Credit: KMOV) Monsanto has five locations in Mexico. (Credit: KMOV)

Monsanto announced Tuesday its effort to donate $250,000 to assist with disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico.

The company says the funds will be given to Centros Sor Isolina Ferre’, a social services agency which provides assistance to communities located at the company’s Monsanto Caribe site in Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico.

On Sept. 29, according to Monsanto, a group of employees from its breeding, procurement, engineering and security teams, along with medical doctor were sent to assess the situation at its plant. The company is also working with FEMA.

More information about Monsanto’s donation can be found here. 

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