“To make a difference in agriculture, we must be rooted in science in everything we do … and leverage the latest cutting-edge technologies.”
“Through microbial product discovery, we will solve two of the greatest challenges of our time … feeding a growing world population and saving our environment.”
“We are bringing the power of gene editing to agricultural Biologicals….unleashing the power of natural microbial products.”
March 17, 2022, DAVIS, California. BioConsortia, Inc. has moved two new nematicides into its development and registration phase following excellent field trial results in corn and other important food crops. The new products control nematode pests and increase crop yields.
Addition marks new Commercial Partnering and Product Launch focus for the R&D Company
A lifelong advocate for the environment, at 25 years old, Marcus Meadows-Smith walked and hitch-hiked across Africa from Cape Town to London. Today, he also owns and operates Great Bear Vineyards, an award-winning winery in Davis, Calif.
The Mosaic Company and BioConsortia, Inc. have extended their agreement (see 2BMonthly December 2020), and agreed to develop and launch nitrogen-fixing microbial products for all crops, including corn, wheat, rice, fruit and vegetables in China, India, Thailand and Vietnam. BioConsortia’s microbes naturally fix atmospheric nitrogen, converting it to ammonia, and make it available to the crops during the growing season. BioConsortia’s nitrogen fixing microbes are also applied as seed treatments and in-furrow for row crops, and as drench and through drip irrigation for fruit and vegetables.
INCREASED NEMATODE CONTROL AND CROP YIELDS ARE PERKS OF THESE NEMATICIDES.