Johnston-based DuPont Pioneer is changing its name to Corteva Agriscience, with its sites in Johnston and Indianapolis to serve as global business centers and corporate headquarters to be located in Delaware.
Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) announced today its new, focused multi-channel, multi-brand seed strategy for the U.S., which will expand access to the company’s genetics, technology and traits across various agriculture distribution channels including agency, direct, retail, distribution and licensing.
DuPont Pioneer and Perdue AgriBusiness announced plans to increase acreage of Pioneer® brand Plenish® high oleic soybeans in Mid-Atlantic regions including Maryland, Delaware, southeast Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and western Virginia for 2018 production.
DuPont and Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited announced today a global agreement to collaborate on the development, registration and commercialization of seed-applied technologies for use in key crops around the world.
DuPont Pioneer announced today that farmers will have additional acres available for production contracts of Pioneer® brand Plenish®^ high oleic soybeans for the 2018 growing season. Soybeans contracted under this program will be processed by Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) in Frankfort, Indiana, and a network of elevators, increasing grower access to this value-added market opportunity.
DuPont announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire San Francisco-based Granular, Inc., a leading provider of software and analytics tools that help farms improve efficiency, profitability and sustainability.