Tag: Cibus

Cibus Pushes Ahead with SU Canola

With the rise in acres of glyphosate-resistant soybeans and corn across the prairie regions of the U.S. and Canada there is a growing thirst for additional options in canola traits. At least this is what Cibus is banking on.  Sulfonylurea-tolerant (SU) canola has been approved in the U.S. but the varieties are still waiting for… Read more »

Non-Transgenic Rapid Trait Development Offers Producers Sulfonylurea Tolerant Canola

Cibus, a trait-based company that was founded in 2001, uses a “Rapid Trait Development System” to edit native genes without the introduction of foreign DNA. “The technology is applied in such a way that it’s a non-GM approach,” explained James Radtke, vice president of product development, at the Canola Discovery Forum in Canmore, this winter. Cibus’… Read more »