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Benson Hill Contracts 30,000 Acres of Premium Soybean for 2020

Benson Hill’s non-GMO soybean product line combines superior nutritional qualities and oil content with highly competitive yields, offering benefits from seed-to-shelf.
14-May-2020 8:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Crop Innovation Company Introduces New Seed Company Focused on High-Performance Food & Feed Grade Soybeans

Benson Hill today announced the launch of Benson Hill Seeds, a business focused on delivering superior seeds to meet the evolving needs of the growing human food and animal feed markets, including the eMerge Genetics portfolio of non-GMO soybean...
3-Dec-2019 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Diverse Team Assembles to Protect Iconic US Crop from Climate Change

Using deep learning techniques, we can analyze the effects of weather variability on soybean yield and protein production and work to develop high protein varieties that can withstand the stresses associated with changing climates.
22-Jul-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

RiceTec and Benson Hill Collaborate to Explore New Technologies for Rice Improvement

Benson Hill Biosystems, a crop improvement company unlocking the natural diversity of plants, and RiceTec, a leader in hybrid rice seed technologies, announced prior to the kick off of the Plant and Animal Genome (PAG) Conference at Shenzhen, China,...
3-Jun-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Brazilian Biodiversity Leader and Benson Hill Expand Partnership to Advance Crop Breeding

“We are eager to expand our relationship with Benson Hill and use CropOS to advance breeding for farmers across Latin America.” said Cleber Soares, executive director for Innovation and Technology of Embrapa. “Our work together has...
21-May-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Growing Ag and Food Tech Company Establishes St. Louis Headquarters with Expanded Footprint

“We chose to expand our presence in St. Louis because of its leadership in plant science and commitment to innovation,” said Matthew Crisp, CEO and co-founder of Benson Hill.
7-May-2019 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Benson Hill Biosystems Acquires Schillinger Genetics, Expanding High Quality Soybean Options

Benson Hill Biosystems, a crop improvement company unlocking the natural diversity of plants, announced today at the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit that it has acquired the assets of Schillinger Genetics, also known as eMerge Genetics, an...
19-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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California Hemp Corporation Enters Sponsored Research Agreement with UC Davis Utilizing Benson Hill’s CropOS™ to Optimize Breed in Industrial Hemp

Scientists at UC Davis will utilize data from Hungry Planet Intelligence and Benson Hill Biosystems’ computational platform Breed, powered by CropOS™ to predict combinations for seed optimization.
23-Feb-2019 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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