Monsanto Canada Inc.

Monsanto Canada Inc.

October 15, 2010 13:54 ET

Monsanto Canada Awarded Canada's Top 100 Employers Designation for 4th Consecutive Year

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2010) - For the fourth consecutive year, Monsanto Canada has been selected as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in Mediacorp Canada Inc.'s annual survey of Canadian businesses. The complete listing is published in a special supplement in today's Globe and Mail.

Now in its 11th year, Canada's Top 100 Employers designation recognizes the Canadian employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. The listing ranks employers based on a nation-wide survey, an extensive application process and analysis of compensation levels, work/life balance, training opportunities, workplace facilities and company benefits. Considered the most in-depth analysis of human resource trends in Canada's private and public sectors, this year's top businesses were selected after a 12-month review and investigation of over 2,750 employers.

"The marketplace for attracting top talent is extremely competitive," said Derek Penner, President of Monsanto. "As a leading provider of technology-based solutions for farmers, Monsanto is committed to attracting the brightest and the best. Being recognized for what we offer to current and future employees is important and affirms we are on the right track in creating a great place to work."

In assessing Monsanto Canada's programs and policies, Mediacorp scored Monsanto's health and family-friendly benefits and its training and skills development programs as exceptional giving Monsanto the highest A+ grade possible. The company also ranked high (A) in the areas of work atmosphere and communications; financial benefits and compensation; employee engagement, and community involvement.

Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monsanto Canada Inc. is part of the larger global Monsanto family. Monsanto Company is an agricultural company and a leading global provider of technology-based solutions and agricultural products that improve farm productivity and food quality. Monsanto remains focused on enabling both small-holder and large-scale farmers to produce more from their land while conserving more of our world's natural resources such as water and energy. Learn more about our business and our commitments at

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  • Monsanto Canada
    Trish Jordan
    (204) 985-1005