b'The Headlines Business | People | Policy | Product | ResearchSubmissions welcome: news@seedworldgroup.comBUSINESS stepped down. Vaske has served on FBNs board of direc-NEW BRANDING VISION LAUNCHED BY ACADIAN PLANT HEALTH tors since 2017 and will bring more than three decades Nova Scotias Acadian Plant Health has launched theirof agricultural and technological experience with him. new branding vision, Sea Beyond, which it says includesGrowing up on a farm in Iowa, Vaske then went on to innovative biostimulant solutions. With this announce- serve as the head, Americas and head, agribusiness for ment, the company is continuing to build its positionTemasek until 2021.within the biostimulant sector. Acadian Plant Health looks to alleviate crop stress from a variety of factors while con- PRODUCTtinuing to improve crop productivity. COMMERCIAL LAUNCH OF OPTIMUM GLY CANOLA ANNOUNCED BY CORTEVA AGRISCIENCECIBUS, CALYXT ANNOUNCE MERGER Corteva Inc. announced the commercial launch plans for Calyxt, a plant-based synthetic biology company, andOptimum GLY canola, which is herbicide tolerant. Starting Cibus, which specializes in precision gene editing,in 2023, Corteva Agriscience seed brands Pioneer and announced that both companies have entered into aBrevant will offer Optimum GLY canola in Canada and definitive merger agreement. The merger will create athe United States for commercial planting. new company that combines the two pioneers in agricul-ture-based gene editing and establishes one of the worldsYIELD10 BIOSCIENCE WORKING TO RELEASE HERBICIDE TOLERANT most sophisticated facilities for trait development andCAMELINAnext-generation plant breeding, a news release stated. Yield10 Bioscience is working to release winter and spring camelina varieties that are herbicide tolerant. During PEOPLE the 2022 growing season, Yield10 was able to show its FBN ANNOUNCES JOHN VASKE AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER herbicide tolerant spring Camelina lines were tolerant to The farmer-to-farmer agtech platform announced theirapplication of a commonly used broadleaf herbicide, a current CEO and co-founder, Amol Deshpande, hasnews release said. Grow your business, not your workloadSeedtrakr helps seed growers and agribusiness professionalstrackandmanagetheirseed inventory,sales,processing,andlogistics. Whether youre a small seed grower or a larger agribusiness,Seedtrakrhasthefeaturesand capabilities you need to succeed.For a free trial, email us at contact@seedtrakr.com54GERMINATION.CAMARCH 2023'