DuPont Pioneer builds US facility
DuPont seed subsidiary DuPont Pioneer has begun constructing a $3 million US maize and soybean research facility in Stoneville, Mississippi. It will focus on breeding and product development. The 30,000 sq ft (2,787 m 2) facility is due to be completed in spring 2013. It will employ ten to 15 full-time staff when fully operational.