DuPont Pioneer expands facility in Canada
DuPont seed subsidiary DuPont Pioneer is completing a Can$2 million (US$1.9 million) expansion at its research centre in Carman, Manitoba. It includes the addition of a new greenhouse. The investment will support year-round research on high-performing canola hybrids and expanded maize and soybean breeding and testing, the company points out. Canola breeding at the site is focused on herbicide tolerance and other traits.