Next - Generation Soybean Traits


Verdeca was formed in partnership with Arcadia Biosciences with the goal of developing and deregulating soybean traits.

Year Launched: February 2012

Partner Overview:

  • Deep management expertise in Ag Biotechnology
  • International regulatory capabilities
  • Complementary IP portfolio of yield enhancing traits

Key Collaboration Mandate:

  • Development and deregulation of soybean events with yield enhancing and quality traits
  • Development of input efficiency technologies

Products / Technologies Under Development:

  • HB4 technology – drought and salinity tolerance trait (sourced by Bioceres)
  • Nutrient use efficiency technology
  • Water use efficiency technology
  • Non-GM quality traits

Other Features:

  • Channel access to LATAM via Bioceres Semillas and GDM
  • Technology collaboration with other companies in the space
  • First product filed for regulatory clearance in Argentina and Uruguay

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