Performance Plants Inc. (PPI) is a global leader in the development of seed traits with numerous license agreements marketing PPI’s game-changing technologies. Weather-proofing crops in the agri-food, biofuel and consumer markets.
Biotechnology food crops were first established in 1996. Today, its widely recognized that new traits developed through biotechnology are important for crop improvement by addressing challenges posed by population increase, climate change, abiotic stress, depletion of aquifers, water shortages and the decline of arable farm land. Increasing yield is a main concern for modern farming in all markets.
PPI’s technologies provide present day real-world solutions for crop improvement by protecting and enhancing crop yields in major crops globally.
The global market for plant biotechnology crops, which includes the seed sales of HT, IR and biotech crops for 2011 is US$19.7 billion compared with US$9.0 billion in 2008, an increase of 119%.
PPI’s technology portfolio includes a strong global patent portfolio with over 86 (issued and pending) patents, that's partner and peer reviewed. PPI’s technology pipeline allows for increased yields and reduces the need for irrigation, particularly in drought and heat stressed areas. PPI projects favorable success with it’s weather-proofing, biomass and grain yield enhancement technologies.
PPI does not introduce any foreign genes or matter into its products, rather it regulates the plant’s own genes for the desired key trait. For more information on our leading technologies click PPI technologies…
PPI partners include many leading multinational seed companies such as:
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*Seed market statistics provided the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications (ISAAA). http://www.isaaa.org/