Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® Update

Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® is Monsanto's newest soybean platform, and the industry's first biotech-stacked soybean trait with tolerance to both dicamba and glyphosate, pending regulatory approvals. Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® provides the same yield and quality potential farmers already know and trust from Genuity® Roundup Ready 2 Yield® soybeans.

On July 22, 2016, Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans received import approval from the European Union (EU). This approval allows for import and food/feed use of Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans into the EU. Chinese import approval occurred in February 2016.

  • Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans are built on high yield potential Genuity® Roundup Ready 2 Yield® technology. Dicamba is not yet approved for in-crop use.

For the latest stewardship information and to sign up for email notifications, visit Grain handlers and/or growers can refer to for any updated information on import country approvals. Talk with a local brand representative or agronomist to find out more about Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® for your farm.