USDA Approves New High-Oleic Soybean for Cultivation

The Plenish high oleic soybean trait has been approved by the USDA for cultivation in the United States, says Qualisoy, a soy industry cooperative group, and Pioneer Hi-Bred, a developer/supplier of advanced plant genetics that is a unit of DuPont. This represents the final step of the U.S. regulatory process.

Plenish high oleic soybeans from Pioneer contain a high oleic acid content of more than 75 percent. This significantly increases the stability of the oil, provides greater flexi

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