Monsanto: A Modern Day Plague By Lisa Cerda, City Watch Los Angeles, June 12 http://readersupportednews.org/news-section2/312-16/11997-focus-monsanto-a-modern-day-plague
Here's a bullet point history.
Contributed to the research on uranium, for the Manhattan Project, during WWII.
Operated a nuclear facility for the U.S. government until the late 1980s.
Top manufacturer of synthetic fibers, plastics and polystyrene (EPA's 5th ranked chemical production that generates the most hazardous waste).
A top 10 US chemical company.
Agriculture pesticides producer.
Herbicide producer - herbicides 2,4,5-T, Agent Orange, Lasso, and DDT.