PHC/Sipcam Italia deal
The US-based, UK-listed bioproducts company, Plant Health Care (PHC - Raleigh, North Carolina), has entered into a development and distribution agreement with Sipcam-Oxon's Italian subsidiary, Sipcam Italia. The latter will develop and market proprietary PHC technologies for use on certain crops in Italy. PHC's core products are the disease resistance activator, Harpin αβ, and the drought resistance product, Myconate. They accounted for over half of the company's revenues in the first half of 2014.