Corporate Info

Performance Plants Inc. is a global leader in agricultural and biofuel biotechnology. We are a plant-trait company with field-tested proven technologies to help farmers, industry and biofuel users meet the challenges of feeding and fueling the world of


Performance Plants Inc. has key technologies that achieve higher and more consistent crop yields through improved heat tolerance, drought tolerance and reduced water requirements. In addition, the Company is improving the cost and quality of bioenergy feedstocks.

Commercial Markets

Performance Plants Inc.’s proven suite of biotech products in two distinct but complementary industries—food production and renewable clean energy—provide the most direct path to building a sustainable and profitable future for the world.


  1. Wednesday May 3, 2017
    Performance Plants and Canadian-Brazilian AgriTech Mission

    The AgriTech Mission to Brazil will take place from May 1st - May 6th, 2017. Dr. Yafan Huang, President and CSO, Performance Plants Inc. (PPI) and the Global Affairs Canada (GAC) through the Consulate General of Canada in Sao Paulo and the National Research Council Industrial Research Assistance program (NRC-IRAP) will be in the cities of Ribeirao Preto, Piracicaba and Sao Paulo, Brazil.

  2. Monday April 11, 2016
    Performance Plants 4th Plant Genomics Congress USA GEPGC16

    Dr. Yafan Huang, President and CSO, Performance Plants Inc. is a confirmed speaker among a distinguished panel of industry leaders and experts in plant science at The 4th Plant Genomics Congress USA.  Held September 12-13, 2016 in Philadelphia. #GEPGC16

  3. Monday February 8, 2016
    Performance Plants

    Registration is now open for the upcoming Plant Biotech 2016, to be held at Queen’s University in Kingston, ON, June 19-21, 2016. This will be a joint meeting between the CSPB/SCBV and the CAPB (Canadian Association for Plant Biotechnology), under the theme “Plant Biotech 2016”...