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January 12, 2016

Monsanto Accepting Science Education Grant Applications

The deadline is Feb. 8 for applications for the Monsanto Hawai‘i Science Education Fund, which is open to public schools serving students at the intermediate, high school and college grade levels on O‘ahu, Maui and Moloka‘i.
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December 11, 2015

Monsanto’s Molokaʻi Achieves Wildlife Habitat Council Certification

Monsanto Hawaiʻi has announced that it's Molokaʻi farm has become the first company in Hawaiʻi to achieve "Wildlife at Work" certification by the nonprofit Wildlife Habitat Council.
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August 14, 2015

Applicants Sought for Monsanto’s FIRST Robotics Grant Program

The Monsanto Fund has developed a new FIRST Robotics Grant Program to support educational robotics in communities where Monsanto employees live and work.
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August 14, 2015

Applicants Sought for Monsanto Science Education Grant

Applications are being accepted for the Monsanto Hawaii Science Education Fund. The grant program is open to public schools serving students at the intermediate, high school and college grade levels on O‘ahu, Maui and Moloka‘i.
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May 21, 2015

Group Organizes “Plant Against Monsanto” Event, May 23

Organizers say they intend to plant food "with a goal of bringing Maui one step closer to food sovereignty and a future that is not dependent on chemical agriculture."
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February 24, 2015

Monsanto Hawaiʻi Offering Two College Scholarship Programs

Monsanto Hawaiʻi is now accepting applications for two scholarship programs for graduating high school seniors statewide. The two awards--the Monsanto Hawaiʻi Life Sciences Scholarship and the Monsanto Hawaiʻi Agricultural Scholarship, are available to students who have been accepted or are currently enrolled at an accredited college or university.
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January 29, 2015

Monsanto Fund Awards $12K in Grants to Science Education

The Monsanto Hawai‘i Science Education Fund recently awarded 13 of the state's public schools and educational organizations with over $12,000 in grant money.
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November 24, 2014

Coalition Steps in to Defend Maui GMO Initiative

A coalition of Maui and Moloka‘i residents, farmers, and public interest groups, represented by Center for Food Safety and Earthjustice, filed papers in Honolulu federal district court to defend the County of Maui’s recently passed genetically engineered crop safety initiative from a legal challenge by multinational chemical companies.
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November 24, 2014

Ask the Mayor: Timeline for GMO Referendum Enforcement

Now that we know the seed companies’ lawsuit will be heard in federal court early next year, when can you start enforcing the new GMO law?
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November 22, 2014

GMO Initiative Backers on Maui Seek Intervention in Federal Court Order

Proponents of the recently passed GMO Initiative on Maui are seeking intervention in a federal court lawsuit filed by Monsanto Hawaiʻi after a judge granted a request preventing the referendum from taking effect until the full legal merits of the lawsuit are considered.
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November 15, 2014

Temporary Injunction Granted in Monsanto Lawsuit Challenging GMO Initiative

A federal judge granted a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit filed by Monsanto Hawaiʻi against the County of Maui, preventing the recently passed GMO initiative from taking effect until the court considers its legal merits further, company representatives said.
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November 13, 2014

GMO Initiative Backers File Lawsuit To Assure Transparency

Five Maui residents filed a lawsuit in Second Circuit court on Wednesday, seeking "declaratory relief to assure transparency and the proper implementation," of the newly passed initiative that places a moratorium on GMO cultivation in Maui County.
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November 13, 2014

Monsanto Challenges Passage of Maui GMO Initiative

Monsanto Hawaiʻi today joined other individuals, groups and businesses including the Maui Farm Bureau and Dow AgroSciences in filing a lawsuit to challenge the measure that would place a moratorium on GMO cultivation in Maui County.
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September 05, 2014

Monsanto Hawaiʻi Offers Science Education Grants

The program is open to public schools serving students at the intermediate, high school, and college grade levels on the islands of Maui, Molokaʻi, and Oʻahu.
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June 13, 2014

LETTER: Expert’s Line-by-Line Rebuttal of GMO Moratorium

“A review of this section reveals ... a lack of supporting evidence for claims made, and a disregard for the voluminous findings in mainstream science over the past two decades on the benefits and risks of genetically engineered crops."
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