News Releases

  1. October 14, 2020 - 9:00am
    Performance Plants

    (Kingston, ON —October 14, 2020) — Biotechnology firm PPI leads Canadian soybean innovation. Performance Plants Inc., is pleased to announce it will be moving forward with its project,“Development of High Yielding Soybean Through Genetic Trait Stacking.”

  2. September 30, 2020 - 9:00am
    Performance Plants

    Kingston, ON, Canada – September 30, 2020 – Performance Plants Inc. (PPI) and Kultevat Inc. (Portageville, MO), have signed a commercial license agreement, giving Kultevat rights for certain PPI technologies for use in Taraxacum kok-saghyz

  3. August 9, 2017 - 11:18am
    Performance Plants Announces Key Advancement of Drought Tolerant Cotton in Bayer

    PPI announces an important crop performance target in the development of drought tolerant and high-yielding cotton with collaborative partner Bayer Crop Science using PPI'sYield Protection Technology (YPT®).  

  4. November 6, 2014 - 6:03pm
    Performance Plants Wins Agrow 2014 Award for Best Industry Collaboration

    PPI was awarded Best Industry Collaboration for its successful commercialization strategy, securing licensing and co-development agreements with collaborators such as Bayer CropScience, Mahyco and...

  5. September 15, 2014 - 10:28am
    Performance Plants Short Listed for Agrow Awards 2014

    Performance Plants recognized and short listed for Agrow Awards 2014 in two distinguished awards categories:  Best R&D Pipeline and Best Industry Collaboration.  Agrow is a leading industry provider of agricultural news, analysis and data services in crop protection...

  6. August 26, 2013 - 11:18am
    Performance Plants Signs Third Agreement with Bayer Crop Science, Green Tech

    Performance Plants Inc. and Bayer CropScience have entered into their third license agreement giving Bayer evaluation and commercial rights for PPI's Heat & Drought Tolerance Technology (HDT™) in wheat.

  7. January 11, 2013 - 7:11am
    Performance Plants, Heat Drought Tolerance, Crop Prtoection, Crop Improvement

    Performance Plants Inc. (PPI) and Mahyco Seeds sign commercial licensing agreement using PPI technologies in various key crops in India and other South Asian countries for crop protection and improvement.

  8. May 9, 2012 - 11:29am
    Performance Plants renews with RiceTec to field test drought resistant rice

    Performance Plants Inc. (PPI) and RiceTec Inc. (RiceTec) have agreed to a two-year extension to their existing four-year research license agreement through March, 2014.  In 2008, RiceTec signed a licensing agreement to field test drought resistant rice.

  9. March 13, 2012 - 11:41am
    ISTP on Performance Plants; leading ag biotech bioenergy company
    During the mission to Yangling, Performance Plants Inc., a leading biotech company in agricultural and bioenergy crop markets in Kingston, Ontario,  established a  technology transfer and product commercialization 
    partnership with the Shaanxi Hybrid Rapeseed Research Centre, a renowned rape breeding centre in China.

    Performance Plants Inc., a leading biotech company in agricultural and bioenergy crop markets in Kingston, Ontario,  established a  technology transfer and product commercialization partnership with the Shaanxi Hybrid Rapeseed Research Centre, a renowned rape breeding centre in China.

     

  10. December 16, 2011 - 10:24am
    Bayer CropScience License Performance Plants' HDT™ Technology for Cotton

    Combined stress of heat and drought triggers multiple-folds of higher damage in crop productivity than a single stress.  The improvement of dual stress tolerance to heat and drought in crop plants has become a top priority for the development of agricultural biotechnology.