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. Wednesday December 4, 2019
    Performance Plants Perspective Kingston

    Site Selection Magazine named Kingston one of the 20 best places to invest in Canada in 2019. Kingston takes pride in our competitive advantages like...

  2. Wednesday July 31, 2019
    Performance Plants

    Dr. Yafan Huang, President and CSO, Performance Plants Inc. to speak at the 7th Plant Genomics & Gene Editing Congress: USA, November 4th-5th 2019, Raleigh-Durham, NC, USA.  The focus of his talk is: Development of high-yielding crops through genetic trait stacking.  


  3. Tuesday July 23, 2019
    Performance Plants Plant Canada Conference

    Dr. Yafan Huang to chair the “Molecular Plant Improvement” Session at the 2019 Plant Canada Conference held at University of Guelph from July 7-10, 2019.