Crop Science: Monsanto Scientist Helps Breed Seeds

Dec 31, 2015

Roy Cantrell

Dr. Roy Cantrell has plant science in his blood. Growing up on a farm, he has been interested in plants his whole life. Since joining Monsanto, he has been the lead on a number of their projects in crop development.

On the show, he takes us through the science behind Monsanto’s efforts in the modification of plant genetics. He also discusses concerns that might arise from their efforts, some of their programs in underdeveloped countries and what the future might hold.