Feast Your Eyes: Monsanto's Conquest of Weather

Check out the incredible conquest Monsanto embarked upon in 1958.

This ad appeared in LIFE magazine on April 14, 1958—and documents Monsanto's long-standing mission to assert itself over nature.

The only other thing I'll add comes via Brendan I. Koerner, where I found this image. He tweets, "Hubris, they name was Monsanto."