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Benson Hill Teams Up with The African Orphan Crops Consortium to Combat Malnutrition Through Underutilized Crops

“The goal of AOCC is to improve the productivity and sustainability of highly nutritious crops that are critical to the health and livelihood of African farmers and consumers through the adoption of modern breeding methods,” Howard-Yana Shapiro,...
14-Jan-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Benson Hill Biosystems Expands Commercial Team to Meet Growing Opportunity

Benson Hill has more than doubled its employee base since 2017 and continues its growth trajectory with career opportunities across technical, commercial and other functional roles.
10-Jan-2019 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Industrial Biotech Leader to Use Benson Hill’s Cpf1 and Cms1 Genome Editing Portfolio Across its Business Segment

Benson Hill empowers organizations of any size across the agri-food value chain to benefit from the most advanced tools in genomic innovation, including the largest portfolio of Cpf1 and Cms1 nucleases in industry.
11-Dec-2018 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


Mars Taps Benson Hill’s Crop Design Platform to Help Protect Cacao from Climate Change

“We want to enable farmers to produce more cocoa from less land,” said Dr. Howard Shapiro, Chief Agricultural Officer of Mars. “Benson Hill has built an impressive data and machine learning platform designed to provide insights that can...
11-Oct-2018 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Groundbreaking New Trait Partnership Announced to Provide Greater Choice to Farmers

This partnership between Beck's, the largest independent seed company in North America and Benson Hill Biosystems, is revolutionary for the agriculture industry in a couple of ways: It will deliver the first photosynthetic efficiency trait to the...
15-May-2018 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Brazilian Research Leader Embrapa Taps Benson Hill Biosystems Genome Editing Capabilities to Modernize Crop Improvement

Brazilian research leader Embrapa, one of the largest plant biodiversity and crop science institutions in the world, announced a partnership to leverage Benson Hill Biosystem’s cutting edge genome editing capabilities to further modernize its R&D...
28-Feb-2018 9:20 AM EST Add to Favorites


Benson Hill Biosystems Receives Patent for Novel CRISPR Technology

Benson Hill Biosystems, a crop improvement company, has been granted a patent for its portfolio of genome editing nucleases. Benson Hill empowers companies across the agri-food value chain with a fully enabling genome editing system to tap natural...
20-Feb-2018 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Benson Hill Biosystems Launches the First Fully Enabling Genome Editing System for Crop Improvement

Benson Hill Biosystems today announced the commercial launch of Edit, powered by CropOS™, the first complete genome editing system made accessible to partners for the development of improved crops. Edit system combines the analytical power of...
18-Oct-2017 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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