BioConsortia, Inc. to Present “Unleashing The Power of Microbes” to the 5th Annual CRISPR AgBio Congress

DAVIS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BioConsortia, Inc., a recognized leader in the field of gene-editing to unleash the power of microbes for crop protection, nitrogen-fixation and yield improvement, announced today that Dr. Damian Curtis, BioConsortia’s Director of Synthetic Biology and Genomics, will present “Unleashing the Power of Microbes to Meet the World’s Food Needs” at the 5th Annual CRISPR AgBio Congress. The event will take place in San Diego, February 14 to 16, 2023.

Dr. Curtis’ presentation will highlight the company’s recent success in its efforts to design microbes for superior nitrogen-fixing performance. Dr. Curtis, who leads new technology development in strain improvement and engineering for BioConsortia’s next generation of biopesticides, biostimulants and nitrogen fixation products, will also be seeking to connect with potential partners from the seed, fertilizer, and seed treatment industries to discuss ways BioConsortia’s gene-edited microbes can address performance challenges in crop production.

CRISPR AgBio Congress

Date: February 14 – 16, 2023

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For more information on the 5th Annual CRISPR AgBio Congress or to schedule a one-on-one meeting, please contact BioConsortia at


BioConsortia, Inc. develops superior microbial products that protect plants, enhance fertility, and increase yields while improving the sustainability of agriculture for our environment. Pioneering the use of directed selection within microbial communities, BioConsortia’s patented Advanced Microbial Selection (AMS) process and cutting-edge GenePro genomics and gene-engineering platform enable the company to predict, design, and unleash the natural power of microbes.

BioConsortia’s microbial products deliver superior efficacy, higher consistency, and easier grower adoption. The company’s rich pipeline includes nitrogen fixation microbes to replace synthetic nitrogen fertilizers; nutrient use efficiency and biostimulants to increase crop yields; bionematicides & biofungicides to protect crops from pests and diseases; and products for post-harvest pathogen control to safeguard food waste in the distribution chain, retail store and home. BioConsortia is producing breakthrough solutions for growers in major agricultural markets with multiple environmental benefits.


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