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Bioscience Complex, c/o Queen’s University
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6
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Contact Info:
Dr. David T. Dennis
President & CEO
T: (613) 545-0390
F: (613) 545-3618

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Performance Plants Inc.

Mission Statement:
Our goal is to improve the quality and productivity of horticultural and food crops using genetic manipulation, particularly for major crops like corn, canola, alfalfa and soybeans. Our technologies can increase plant productivity, nutritional quality and enhance plant tolerance to environmental stresses.

About Us:
We are a Canadian biotechnology company committed to developing and commercializing novel plant biotechnologies. Performance Plants was founded in 1995 by members of the plant biology group at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada and is located on campus in the new Biosciences Complex.

Performance Plants specializes in Drought Tolerance Technology, Growth Enhanced Technology (GET), Augmented Microbial and Plant Expression (AMPLE), Fibre Reduction, Phosphate Stress Technology and Enhanced Oil Synthesis.

Markets Served:
Canada, the US and UK, Europe

Looking For:
Private investors and strategic partners.

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