Discovering and Developing Sustainable Agricultural Solutions through Advanced Genomic Technologies
AgraCast a privately held, wholly-owned subsidiary of Synthetic Genomics, Inc. (SGI), is an agricultural biotechnology company formed in 2013, following the acquisition of select assets of Agradis, Inc. by Monsanto.
Our main focus is to improve the sustainability and efficiency of crop production agriculture and we are focusing on two areas, developing:
Improved castor and sweet sorghum genetics to meet the demand for biofuel and renewable industrial product feed stocks
A novel product used to prevent fungal growth on fruits and vegetables