Corporate Info

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


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.

Commercial Markets

Performance Plants Inc.’s proven suite of biotech products in two distinct but complementary industries—food production and renewable clean energy—provide the most direct path to building a sustainable and profitable future for the world.


  1. Tuesday November 19, 2013
    Performance Plants Alternative Energy Agriculture Canadian Business in Action

    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...”

  2. Friday October 18, 2013
    Performance Plants Biotalk Game Changers in Agriculture

    Performance Plants is featured by the Ontario Agriculture and Food Technologies (OAFT) on their "Game Changers" Interview Series Episode 18...

  3. Thursday September 26, 2013
    Performance Plants - Nature - Heat and Drought Technologies

    Dr. Huang, president of Performance Plants is interviewed and published in Eisenstein's article in NATURE, Outlook, Agriculture and Drought, Plant breeding: Discovery in a dry spell, Nature v501, Issue 7468.  PPI is described as the “best of breed” for using genetic approaches to enhance crop yield under drought and heat stresses in this special feature.