NuSeed acquires Agrisoma carinata assets
Louisiana, longtime industry executive Glenn Johnston said that NuSeed has acquired the carinata assets of Canadian agricultural pioneer Agrisoma. Johnston was speaking at the IATA Sustainable Aviation Fuels Symposium in New Orleans and confirmed that five Agrisoma staff members have joined NuSeed, with the asset acquisition. NuSeed is a subsidiary of the Australian agricultural giant NuFarm, and Johnston indicated that NuSeed will carry forward development and especially deployment of Agrisoma’s carinata seeds to growers in the Americas and internationally. NuSeed focuses on the development and deployment of speciality crops including non gm canola, sorghum, and carinata.