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AgBiome Receives Inaugural 2016 Innovation Award

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (January 26, 2017) –  AgBiome was recently named a most innovative startup by AgFunder as part of its Innovation Awards, a program created to recognize companies introducing transformative technology to drive agriculture forward. The awards are [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

Agrimetis Raises $23.5 Million In Series B Funding

LUTHERVILLE, MD, January 8, 2017 – AgriMetis LLC, a private company innovating Agricultural crop protection products, announced today the completion of a $20 million Series B raise that was oversubscribed resulting in a $23.5 million series B financing. The financing [...]

By | January 20th, 2017|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

Intrexon Advances ActoBiotics™ Platform to Development Phase for Biological Crop Protection

DAVIS, Calif., Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), a leader in the engineering and industrialization of biology to improve the quality of life and health of the planet, today announced initial studies have validated the efficacy of dsRNA [...]

By | December 20th, 2016|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News, Press Releases|

Oxitec Opens Large Scale Mosquito Production Facility in Brazil

Capacity to Produce 60 Million Friendly™ Aedes per Week can Help Protect Up to 3 Million Brazilians from Primary Vector for Zika, Dengue and other Viruses OXFORD, England, Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrexon Corporation (NYSE: XON), a leader in [...]

How AgBiome is Using the Plant-associated Microbiome to Create Innovative Products for Agriculture

AgBiome is a biotech company with a specialization for the more more eco-friendly methodology of using microbe based products that are aimed at developing innovative improvements in agriculture. The company focuses on the plant biome, and its microscopic ecosystem, in [...]

By | August 31st, 2016|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News|

Dow AgroSciences and Radiant Genomics Expand Collaboration to Accelerate Product Development

Ten months into a pilot project aimed at exploring the potential of next-generation sequencing and other advanced technologies in developing new products for crop protection, Dow AgroSciences and Radiant Genomics are seeing such promising results that they’re expanding their partnership. [...]

By | February 24th, 2016|Agriculture, Crop Protection, News|