cleaner

Bayer to Offer Access to Its Owned Glyphosate Studies

Bayer will soon include safety study summaries of glyphosate on its dedicated transparency platform. This next step will mark the first anniversary of the company’s Transparency Initiative, having been launched...
nitrogen

Cibus Files Registration for Proposed Initial Public Offering

Cibus Ltd. announced it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a proposed initial public offering (IPO)...

Corteva Agriscience Hosts Inaugural Investor Day

Corteva Agriscience at its investor day in New York City, outlined its plans to become a global pure-play agriculture company following its intended separation from DowDuPont on June 1,...

KWS Invests €20 Million in New Research Building

KWS is creating more space to cope with the increase in its research activities by investing around €20 million in a new, cutting-edge laboratory and office building at its...
wheat

Arcadia Biosciences and Ardent Mills Announce Collaboration

Arcadia Biosciences and Ardent Mills today announced a collaboration to develop and commercialize innovative wheat varieties. The first project focuses on extending the shelf life and improving the flavor of...

S&W Seed Company Closes on Acquisition of Chromatin Sorghum Assets

S&W Seed Company announced today that it has acquired certain assets and assigned contracts of Chromatin, a U.S.-based sorghum operator which entered into receivership earlier this year. The purchase...

Illumina to Acquire Pacific Biosciences for Approximately $1.2 Billion

Illumina, Inc. and Pacific Biosciences announced they have signed an agreement for Illumina to acquire Pacific Biosciences at a price of $8.00 per Pacific Biosciences share in an all-cash transaction. This price represents a premium...
NewLeaf

Indigo Launches Grow Indigo with Mahyco Grow

Indigo Ag, Inc. and Mahyco Grow, a leading agri innovation major headquartered in India’s Maharashtra state, have announced the launch of a joint venture to provide growers across South Asia...

Syngenta Announces Winner In 2018 #RootedinAg Contest

Katharine Girone of Varna, Illinois, is the grand prizewinner of the 2018 Thrive #RootedinAg contest from Syngenta. This contest challenges growers and other ag industry professionals across the country to describe...
KeyGene

BASF Licenses CRISPR-Cpf1 Genome Editing Technology

BASF has attained a global, non-exclusive licensing agreement with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard for the use of CRISPR-Cpf1 genome editing technology to improve products in agricultural...
bayer

Syngenta to Open Major Seeds Office in Chicago

Syngenta announced it will establish a major Global and North America Seeds office in the western suburbs of Chicago. Approximately 50 Syngenta Seeds business managers and employees will relocate...

Under Secretary Greg Ibach to Discuss Innovation at ASTA CSS 2018 & Seed Expo

Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs Greg Ibach will discuss the future of plant breeding innovation, including federal policies around gene editing, at ASTA’s CSS 2018...

DowDuPont Announces Filing of Initial Form 10 Registration Statement for Corteva Agriscience

DowDuPont announced the filing of the initial Form 10 registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for the separation of Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. Corteva...

Rijk Zwaan Invests Heavily in Research and Development

Although Rijk Zwaan closed its most recent financial year with a slight drop in revenue and profit, largely due to the strength of the euro, the company is continuously...
evotec

Origin Agritech Announces Agreement with Longhan Investment Management

Origin Agritech today announced that the company has entered into a strategic cooperation agreement with Longhan Investment Management Co., Ltd. pursuant to which both companies will work together to...
sacramento

Texas A&M AgriLife Research Genomics and Bioinformatics Services Getting New Home

Genomics and Bioinformatics Services, part of Texas A&M AgriLife Research, is relocating and expanding to accommodate growing needs in human, plant and animal genomic research. The new facility, located at...

Corteva Agriscience and IRRI Partner to Develop Advanced Rice Technologies

Corteva Agriscience and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) today announced a multi-year framework agreement on collaborative rice research, deployment of new breeding technologies and development of breeding programs. “Our...

UgenTec to Extend Its Software Portfolio with FastTyper

UgenTec today announced a new end-point PCR analysis software called FastTyper. FastTyper uses artificial intelligence (AI) methods to significantly accelerate genotyping analysis workflows and improve data interpretation in applications...

Forensic Fingerprint Guards Corteva’s Spinosad Products

Farming is a risky business with ever-changing variables like weather and markets, so product quality is something that should not be a gamble for farmers. Corteva Agriscience continues advancing...
la crosse

SeedWay Acquires the Vegetable Seed Business Assets of Champion Seed

Effective October 1, 2018, SeedWay, LLC, Hall, NY, has acquired the vegetable seed business assets of Champion Seed Company, Nampa, ID. Since 1959, Champion Seed Company has become a...