S&W Adds Wheat Program to Expand Australian Market Presence

S&W Seed Company announced the expansion of its Australian agriculture market presence through the addition of elite wheat germplasm to its portfolio of products.
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Yield10 Bioscience Expands Research License with Bayer for Evaluation of a Novel C3004 Yield...

Yield10 Bioscience announced that it has expanded its non-exclusive research license with Bayer for soybean crop research to include a new discovery related to its C3004 yield...

2020 Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics Focuses on Accelerating Innovation in Corn Hybrid Development

Syngenta and the Analytics Society of INFORMS launched the 2020 Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics, a competition that seeks analytical approaches to improve complex crop breeding processes....

The Collapse of the Middle

Just as the economy has witnessed a shrinking Middle Class, one research firm believes the same trend will carry-over to farmers throughout the next 20 years....

Corteva Agriscience to Invest in Evogene’s Agriculture Biologicals Subsidiary, Lavie Bio

Corteva Agriscience and Evogene announced that Corteva will make an investment in Evogene's agriculture biologicals subsidiary, Lavie Bio (Lavie). The transaction includes the exchange of all shares of Corteva's...

Plunge Ahead

After the weather battle this spring, seed companies deploy their “Plan Bs,” or risk management strategies, to ensure a strong 2020 seed crop for farmers.
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Marrone Bio Announces Acquisition of Pro Farm Technologies

Marrone Bio Innovations announced that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Pro Farm Technologies OY, which will increase Marrone Bio’s market share and...

Inari Raises $89 Million to Bring Innovative, Disruptive Technologies to Growers

Inari announced the closing of its $89 million Series C financing, bringing the company’s total funding to date to $144 million. Flagship Pioneering, which founded Inari in...

The Climate Corporation Expands Digital Solutions for Canadian Farmers

The Climate Corporation (Climate) announced new platform partnership agreements between the company’s industry-leading Climate FieldView digital agriculture platform and two Canadian-based ag-tech companies, Effigis Geo-Solutions and Croptimistic...

Benson Hill and Brownseed Genetics Partner to Expand Corn Hybrid Choices

Benson Hill Biosystems has entered into a partnership with Brownseed Genetics, a Wisconsin-based seed breeder of new corn hybrids that are higher in both oil content and...
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AgReliant Genetics and SlantRange Announce Partnership on Aerial Phenotyping Platform

AgReliant Genetics and SlantRange, a leading provider of remote sensing and analytics systems for agriculture, announced a partnership to integrate SlantRange’s Aerial Phenotyping solution into the AgReliant...

BASF Joins the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium

The International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) is pleased to announce that BASF has joined the organization as a sponsoring partner. The IWGSC is an international, collaborative consortium...

KeyGene Scientists First to Discover ‘Non-Susceptible’ Sweet Pepper Plants

Working in a partnership with leading vegetable breeding companies, scientists from KeyGene have discovered sweet pepper plants which show a new type of insensitivity to a group...

Vermont Sets Precedent with New Policy

State legislation could have a trickle effect, adding uncertainty for businesses looking to bring GE products to market. On June 17, 2019,...
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Univar Solutions’ NexusBioAg Begins Sole Distribution Agreement with Novozymes in Canada

Univar Inc. announced that NexusAg has begun its sole distribution agreement with Novozymes for its downstream biological products in Canada, which represents a significant portion of the...
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Marrone Bio Innovations and Valagro Announce Research Collaboration​​

Marrone Bio Innovations announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership to collaborate on research and development efforts with Valagro S.p.A, a leader in the production...
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Beck’s Establishes Roots in Minnesota with Expanded Research and Distribution

Beck’s is pleased to announce the purchase of a facility in Olivia, Minn., for the use of distribution and research. The 44,000 square-foot facility will provide corn...

Bayer Trendlines Ag Innovation Fund Invests in New Company

Novel technology licensed from the Weizmann Institute of Science for biological solutions to treat bacterial diseases in crops. The Bayer Trendlines Ag Innovation...

Verdant and AgTech Insight Form Strategic Partnership

Verdant Partners LLC and AgTech Insight LLC are excited to announce the formation of a strategic alliance between the two firms. As part of the newfound relationship,...

Innovation in Rice is in Remy Bitoun’s Blood

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is dedicated to abolishing poverty and hunger among people and populations that depend on rice-based agri-food systems. Remy Bitoun, head of...