AgPlenus to Attend World Agri-Tech Conference in San Francisco
Rehovot, Israel – March 6, 2023 — Ag Plenus Ltd., an innovative company designing effective, sustainable crop protection products by leveraging computational biology and chemistry, and a subsidiary of Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ: EVGN, TASE: EVGN), today announced that representatives from its management will be attending and participating at the World Agri-Tech Conference in San Francisco, taking place between March 14-15, 2023.
AgPlenus will be represented at the conference by Merav Beiman, VP R&D, and Mirit Ram, VP Portfolio Management.
The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit has become the annual meeting place for the global agtech ecosystem. Over 2,000 growers, agribusiness leaders, technology pioneers and investors come together to exchange insights, be inspired, and identify future partners.
Investors or analysts attending the conference and wish to meet with the management of AgPlenus, are welcome to contact the AgPlenus team directly or reach out through World Agri-Tech conference channels.
About AgPlenus Ltd.
AgPlenus is a platform company designing effective and sustainable crop protection products. At AgPlenus, we are solving pesticide resistance by infusing the discovery process with predictive biology and artificial intelligence. AgPlenus leverages the ChemPass AI tech-engine, licensed from Evogene, to discover and bring to market effective and sustainable crop protection products. Our target-based approach allows us to reduce risk and increase efficiency, so that we can deliver on our promise to defeat global pesticide resistance. AgPlenus has ongoing collaborations with industry leaders such as Corteva. AgPlenus is a subsidiary of Evogene Ltd.
For more information, please visit www.agplenus.com
About Evogene Ltd.:
Evogene (Nasdaq: EVGN, TASE: EVGN) is a computational biology company aiming to revolutionize the development of life-science based products by utilizing cutting edge technologies to increase the probability of success while reducing development time and cost. Evogene established three unique tech-engines - MicroBoost AI, ChemPass AI and GeneRator AI – leveraging Big Data and Artificial Intelligence and incorporating deep multidisciplinary understanding in life sciences. Each tech-engine is focused on the discovery and development of products based on one of the following core components: microbes (MicroBoost AI), small molecules (ChemPass AI), and genetic elements (GeneRator AI).
Evogene uses its tech-engines to develop products through subsidiaries and strategic partnerships. Evogene’s subsidiaries currently utilize the tech-engines to develop human microbiome-based therapeutics by Biomica, ag-biologicals by Lavie Bio, ag-chemicals by AgPlenus, medical cannabis products by Canonic and castor varieties, for the biofuel and other industries, by Casterra.
For more information, please visit www.evogene.com
Merav Beiman, VP R&D
T: +972-8-931 1900
Mirit Ram, VP Portfolio Managment
T: +972-8-931 1900
Kenny Green, Investor Relations
T: +1 212 378 8040