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Triangle Plant Sciences and MustGrow Sign Technology Agreement
Exclusive partnership to cover Canada initially, expand to key registered global hydroponics indoor markets
Jul 15, 2019
CARY, North Carolina (July 15th, 2019) – Triangle Plant Sciences (“TPS”), a division of Verdesian Life Sciences of Cary, NC, has announced a partnership with MustGrow Biologics Corp. (“MustGrow”) of Saskatoon, SK, to offer exclusive Canada and global access to TPS’s TP-1000, the first product in a suite of researched hydroponic technology offerings.
“This is an exciting time to launch a TPS and MustGrow partnership that will deliver TPS’ best-in-class nutrient technology solutions for MustGrow’s high-value hydroponic applications, including cannabis in production legal geographies. TP-1000 is the first offering in a high-performing suite of technologies that improve nutrient utilization in support of early growth and optimal flowering,” said Nick Favret, Senior Product Director, Triangle Plant Sciences. “Third party indoor trials have demonstrated excellent performance in hydroponic cannabis applications, with significant increases in terpene, and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) concentration. TP-1000’s unique formulation facilitates rapid plant nutrient uptake for optimal metabolism, growth, crop quality and yield.”
Through this partnership, TP-1000 will be made commercially available exclusively through MustGrow in Canada, and MustGrow will also distribute in key registered markets globally.
“We are thrilled to enter into a partnership with Triangle Plant Sciences,” said Colin Bletsky, Chief Operations Officer, MustGrow. “The vision of TPS aligns perfectly to that of MustGrow, and we look forward to working hand-in-hand to offer the TPS suite of hydroponic products throughout Canada and, eventually, the world.”
MustGrow is an agricultural biotech company focused on developing and commercializing a portfolio of patented natural bio-pesticides and bio-fertilizers, including its patented signature mustard-derived biologics. Targeting the fruit and vegetable and the cannabis industries, MustGrow has designed a US EPA and Canadian PMRA approved organic solution that uses the mustard seed’s natural defense mechanisms to protect plants from pests and diseases. Visit www.mustgrow.ca for more information.
Verdesian Life Sciences enables a sustainable future for farmers through nutrient use efficiency (NUE). Grown from the ground up in 2012, Verdesian Life Sciences offers farmers and growers biological, nutritional, seed treatment, and inoculant technologies that maximize performance on high-value row crops and specialty crops as well as turf and ornamental plants. As a 4R Nutrient Stewardship Partner, Verdesian is committed to researching and developing environmentally- and financially-sustainable products. Further information about Verdesian is available at vlsci.com. Verdesian offers a variety of best-in-class of plant nutrition, for a variety of plant types and needs; and through Triangle Plant Sciences, hydroponics is a natural extension of Verdesian’s capabilities.