Agriculture Related News

Koch Biological Solutions and Asilomar Bio Agree to Exclusive Commercial License of Leading Yield Enhancement Technology

November 28, 2017 11:03 AM Eastern Standard Time - WICHITA, Kan. & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Koch Biological Solutions, LLC (Koch) has secured exclusive global rights to commercialize and market products containing Asilomar Bio’s flagship yield enhancement technology for foliar, in-furrow, and [...]

Provivi, Inc. Announces $31.5 Million Series B Financing Round

Santa Monica, California, November 3, 2017 – Provivi, Inc., an emerging company using natural processes to create safer, more effective, and more environmentally benign products for crop protection, announced its first closing of $21 million of a $31.5 million Series B [...]

Arzeda Officially Closes Series A with Total $15.2 Million to Revolutionize Chemical Production with Protein Design

Oversubscribed financing will expand capacity and accelerate commercialization of products developed with Arzeda’s technology SEATTLE, Nov. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arzeda, The Protein Design CompanyTM, today announced that it has officially closed its Series A funding round with a [...]

Food Evolution Explores the Science and Real-world Implications of GMOs

Food Evolution, a documentary directed by Scott Hamilton Kennedy and narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, opens by showing the deliberations of a county council on Hawaii’s Big Island. They debate whether or not to turn the island into a GMO-free [...]

Evolva announces the successful completion of the CHF 86 million rights offering and private placement

8 November 2017 – Evolva (SIX: EVE) today announces that subscription rights for 283,782,385 new registered shares have been exercised by the end of the exercise period on 8 November 2017, 12.00 noon CET. This is equivalent to 95.8% of [...]

USDA to Re-engage Stakeholders on Revisions to Biotechnology Regulations

WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2017 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) today announced it is withdrawing a proposed rule to revise the Agency’s biotechnology regulations and will re-engage with stakeholders to determine the [...]