Polls

How long will the buyout talk between Syngenta and Monsanto go on?

  • Probably more than one year (31%, 81 Votes)
  • Until the end of 2015 (31%, 80 Votes)
  • At least all summer (22%, 58 Votes)
  • One more month (16%, 39 Votes)

Total Voters: 258

Start Date: May 11, 2015 @ 7:00 am
End Date: No Expiry

What are the chances Monsanto and Syngenta combine their businesses?

  • Greater than 50% (37%, 154 Votes)
  • Less than 50% (29%, 123 Votes)
  • 50%/50% (21%, 86 Votes)
  • It will never happen (13%, 55 Votes)

Total Voters: 418

Start Date: May 4, 2015 @ 12:43 pm
End Date: No Expiry

In what areas is your company defending agriculture against its critics?

  • We are active in all three areas (74%, 35 Votes)
  • On the production side (15%, 7 Votes)
  • On the envrionmental side (9%, 4 Votes)
  • On the political side (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 47

Start Date: April 27, 2015 @ 10:45 am
End Date: No Expiry

Have your growers switched to older seed brands in 2015?

  • Some have, but most haven't (44%, 12 Votes)
  • Yes (26%, 7 Votes)
  • No (19%, 5 Votes)
  • I don't know yet (11%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 27

Start Date: April 13, 2015 @ 12:55 pm
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think of EPA's approach to the IARC glyphosate report?

  • It's too slow (68%, 26 Votes)
  • It's just right (24%, 9 Votes)
  • It's too fast (5%, 2 Votes)
  • I don't know (3%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 38

Start Date: April 6, 2015 @ 12:47 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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