Latest Plant genetics Stories

2012-03-01 13:00:00

Local Testing and Research Matches the Right Technologies and Traits with Grower Needs DES MOINES, Iowa (PRWEB) March 01, 2012 DuPont significantly increased

2012-01-16 10:45:06

In order to breed new varieties of corn with a higher yield faster than ever before, researchers at the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany, and other institutions are relying on a trick: early selection of the most promising parent plants based on their chemical and genetic makeup, as well as on new statistical analysis procedures.

2011-12-15 15:00:00

Collaboration Aims to Identify Additional Modes of Action for Drought Tolerance Des Moines, IA and Rehovot, Israel (PRWEB) December 15, 2011 DuPont

2011-11-21 14:00:00

Collaboration Expands Existing Relationship to Address Important Soybean Traits DES MOINES, Iowa, and REHOVOT, Israel (PRWEB) November 21, 2011 DuPont

2011-01-06 00:01:44

New DuPont Innovation to Deliver Corn Yield Advantages in Water-Limited Environments Optimum® AQUAmaxâ„¢ Hybrids Allow Growers to Minimize Risk, Maximize Productivity Des Moines, IA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 05, 2011 DuPont launched a new generation of corn hybrids developed and tested to help deliver a yield advantage in water-limited environments, allowing growers to minimize risk and maximize productivity.

2010-11-10 00:00:00

BASEL, Switzerland and WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Syngenta and DuPont today announced that Syngenta has assumed full ownership of GreenLeaf Genetics, LLC, effective November 8, 2010. The transaction dissolves a joint venture between Syngenta Seeds, Inc.

2009-12-04 07:00:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DuPont (NYSE: DD) business Pioneer Hi-Bred updated its commercialization timelines today for corn hybrids and soybean varieties with the Optimum® GAT® trait.

2009-09-01 08:00:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DuPont (NYSE: DD) has received full Canadian regulatory approval of its proprietary herbicide tolerance trait, Optimum(TM) GAT(TM), in corn and soybeans for cultivation, feed, and food.

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