RealLeaders — In Conversation with Dr. Robert T. Fraley of Monsanto Co

Dr. Robert T. Fraley is the executive vice president and chief technology officer of Monsanto. He is also considered by many to be one of the fathers of modern agricultural biotechnology. Dr. Fraley’s farm background and his passion for research combined early in his career and moved the Monsanto Company from an industrial chemical company to one of the world’s largest agricultural companies.


In this episode of RealLeaders – Conversations with Kim, Kim McConnell talks to Dr. Fraley about his beginnings, some of the challenges agricultural biotechnology faces and what excites him about the future of agriculture.

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New CEOs named for Crown corporations AFSC and MASC

Two provincial Crown corporations that administer crop insurance and other financial services for the agriculture sector have named new chief executive officers in the last week. Alberta's Agriculture Financial Services Corporation (AFSC) and Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation (MASC) and have appointed Steve Blakely and Jared Munro as CEOs, respectively. Agriculture Financial Services Corporation: “AFSC is…Read more »


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