Conversation with Monsanto’s Michael Doane

Oct 23, 2013 11:30 AM ET

At 4 p.m. PST (7 p.m. EST) today, TriplePundit founder Nick Aster will chat with Michael Doane, Vice President of Sustainable Agriculture Policy at Monsanto.

This chat will be broadcast on TriplePundit's Google+ channel and embedded via their YouTube channel found here.

To join the conversation, the only thing you need to do is go to this page and click “play.” No need to log into anything; however, if you want to ask questions, TriplePundit is taking questions via Twitter from the audience – just tweet to @triplepundit and they'll do their best to incorporate your questions. If you miss the conversation, you’ll still be able to watch it later on YouTube.

At Monsanto, our vision for sustainable agriculture strives to meet the needs of a growing population, to protect and preserve this planet we all call home, and to help improve lives everywhere. In 2008, Monsanto made a commitment to sustainable agriculture – pledging to produce more, conserve more, and improve farmers’ lives by 2030.

About Michael Doane:

Michael Doane is vice president of sustainable agriculture policy for Monsanto Company. In this role, Michael is engaged with the food value chain on issues relating to the economic, social and environmental sustainability of agricultural production systems. Michael has been with Monsanto for 14 years in a variety of commercial business and policy development roles. He was raised on a diversified crop and livestock farm in Kansas. Prior to his work at Monsanto, he served as the executive director of the Kansas Association of Wheat Growers. He received a master’s degree in agricultural economics and a bachelor’s degree in agribusiness from Kansas State University.

Billy Brennan