Monsanto Company is one of the leading, independent agricultural companies in the world that provides technology-based solutions and agricultural products that improve farm productivity and food quality. The company serves foresters, consumers and lawn and garden professionals. It maintains locations in Latin America, North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Monsanto Company offers products under the brand names of Acceleron, Asgrow, Deltapine, Genuity, Seminis, Vistive and YieldGard. The company offers integrated weed control solutions for industrial and large nonfarm areas, such as parks, golf courses, zoos and roadsides. It operates Monsanto Canada, which provides hybrid production and seed manufacturing, research and breeding solutions.