Mendel Biotechnology, Inc. and MMR Genetics Announce Sorghum Biofuels Collaboration
6/16/2008 1:13:40 PM
HAYWARD, Calif. & VEGA, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MMR Genetics, Richardson Seeds, and Mendel today announced a collaborative agreement to jointly research, develop and breed new cultivars for the emerging second-generation biofuels market. MMR Genetics and Mendel will jointly establish a bioenergy nursery, which will be used to breed new, high-performing sorghum cultivars with unique biofuels characteristics. Richardson Seeds will produce commercial quantities of selected cultivars.