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Major investments are bringing more products to the field By Margy Eckelkamp | @FarmersAdviser Is the wind in the sails of biological products? Current trends say yes. Biological sales hit $2 billion in 2012 and jumped to $7 billion in 2021, according to DunhamTrimmer, a market research group focused on global biological markets. In row …


Fertilizer Focus Jul-Aug 2021

The Mosaic Company and BioConsortia have entered into a collaboration to develop and launch nitrogen-fixing microbial products for corn, wheat and other major non-legume row crops. Fertilizer Focus speaks with BioConsortia’s CEO, Marcus Meadows-Smith about the deal and the benefits it will have for the industry.

Fertilizer Focus Mar-Apr 2021

The growth of biological products in agriculture Written byThomas Williams, Director of Microbiology, BioConsortia, USA andHolly Meadows-Smith, Independent specialist in biological and sustainable agriculture technology, USA Agricultural production must double by 2050, at which time the global population will have reached 9 bn. We will still be battling climate volatility and we will still need …

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Chemical Week

Biologicals put down roots in ag markets Interest from ag majors, new gene-editing tools point to bright future STIMULATING GROWTH: BioConsortia and Mosaic are jointly developing nitrogen-fixing microbial products. Rebecca Coons Farmers face the difficult task of feeding more people with fewer tools. Many pesticides aren’t working as well as they used to, fewer new …

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Industrial Biotechnology

A Conversation with Marcus Meadows-Smith The agriculture industry will require unprecedented levels of innovation if it is to sustainably feed a rapidly growing world population. Biopes-ticides are among the bevy of solutions being developed to help grow more food on less land. BioConsortia (Davis, CA, USA) develops microbial solutions that enhance plant phenotypes and increase …

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BioConsortia CEO Marcus Meadows-Smith: Trading Retirement for a Part in a Biologicals Revolution

Farm Journal

BioConsortia, Inc., a California-based company that creates microbial solutions for plants, recently announced plans to register a new wheat seed treatment. The company is currently seeking partners with whom to launch the product.

African Farming and Food Processing

In an exclusive interview, Marcus Meadows-Smith, CEO, BioConsortia, talks to Fyna Ashwath about the company’s breakthrough developments in microbi- oligical products for plant trait enhancement and yield improvement.

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