Further details of the agreement were not disclosed.
About Thompsons Limited and Hyland Seeds
Founded in 1975, Hyland Seeds has the largest, privately owned, multi-crop breeding program in Canada. Headquartered in Blenheim, Ontario, Hyland is internationally recognized for building industry-leading corn hybrids, soybeans, edible beans and cereal grains. Through extensive crop research programs, modern processing and dedicated service, the Hyland brand has become synonymous with seed quality. Using traditional and state-of-the-art technology, Hyland focuses on the development of hybrids and varieties with an agronomic fit for growers in Canada and the Northern Tier of the United States. They are a wholly owned division of Thompsons Limited.
Thompsons Limited is a family owned agricultural business headquartered in Blenheim, Ontario. They supply and service farmers and food processors through facilities in Ontario and Minnesota. Established in 1924, Thompsons exports to more than 30 countries with sales of $500 million.
About Dow AgroSciences
Dow AgroSciences LLC, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, is a top-tier agricultural company that combines the power of science and technology with the "Human Element" to constantly improve what is essential to human progress. Dow AgroSciences provides innovative technologies for crop protection, pest and vegetation management, seeds, traits, and agricultural biotechnology to serve the world's growing population. Global sales for Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: '/>"/>
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