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Yield10 Bioscience Exercises Option with University of Missouri to Obtain Exclusive Worldwide License to Advanced Technologies for Oilseed Crops

WOBURN, Mass., May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. (Nasdaq:YTEN), a Company developing new technologies to achieve step-change improvements in crop yield to enhance global food security, today announced that it has executed an exclusive worldwide license [...]

Pivot Bio Reports Significant Growth and Expansion of Leadership Team

Doubling staff year-over-year with agtech and biotech industry leaders, Pivot Bio aims to transform the future of fertilizer SAN FRANCISCO, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Pivot Bio, the leader in crop nutrition through nitrogen production, today announced that it has added [...]

Are programmable plants the future of farming?

After publishing On The Origin of Species, Charles Darwin turned his formidable attention away from grand theories of evolution and towards another biological mystery: the subtle behavior of plants. At his home in Downe, England, he and his son Francis [...]

Yield10 Addresses Application of Metabolic Engineering to Increase Crop Yield in Paper Published in Plant Science

Chief Science Officer Kristi Snell also confirmed as a keynote speaker at upcoming plant meeting  WOBURN, Mass., April 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:YTEN), a Company developing new technologies to create step-change improvements in crop yield to enhance global food security, today highlighted upcoming [...]

Inocucor $15.9M Final Close of Series B Financing Brings Series B Total to $54.4M

Ben Belldegrun of Pontifax AgTech Joins Inocucor’s Board of Directors DENVER, April 19, 2018 — Inocucor Corporation, a developer and producer of biological crop inputs for high-value produce and row crops, announced the final close of its Series B funding round [...]

To Go Green, Synthetic Biologists Should Think Blue

An innovation prize awaits anyone who develops sustainable “fish-free” fish oils. This article is brought to you by our sponsor, The F3 Challenge. Globally, we eat a lot of fish. Fish exports reeled in $148 billion worldwide in 2014, [...]