Performance Plants Inc. is a global leader in agricultural and biofuel biotechnology. We are a plant-trait company with field-tested proven technologies to help farmers, industry and biofuel users meet the challenges of feeding and fueling the world of tomorrow...today.
Performance Plants Inc. has key technologies that achieve higher and more consistent crop yields through improved heat tolerance, drought tolerance and reduced water requirements. In addition, the Company is improving the cost and quality of bioenergy feedstocks.
Emily Waltz interviews and publishes Dr. Yafan Huang, along with other industry leaders, in Waltz's News Feature in Nature Biotechnology, Beating the heat, Nature Biotechnology 32, 610–613 (2014) doi:10.1038/nbt.2948. Dr. Huang explains Performance Plants' technical focus and approach for drought tolerant crops.
The 9th Canadian Plant Biotechnology Conference (9th CPBC) will be held May 12-15, 2014 in downtown Montreal, Quebec. The Conference is organized by International Association for Plant Biotechnology (IAPB) Canada and hosted by McGill University.
Featured in the International Resource Journal and the Canadian Business Journal, Dr. Yafan Huang is interviewed by IRJ on PPI technologies, crop yield and performance... says Dr. Huang “If a company in this field is not competitive enough it will not survive, because its technology will stay within the company rather than go to the market...”