Sep 14, 2016 – News Today

SEC: Former Monsanto exec to get $22.5M as whistleblower

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A former Monsanto Co. financial executive who tipped off regulators about the agribusiness giant’s accounting practices involving rebates for its Roundup weed-killer will get nearly $22.5 million as a whistleblower, federal securities regulators announced Tuesday.