MTI Investee EXOSECT announces UK government funding to develop biological grain admixture

1 September 2014

Winchester, UK – Exosect Ltd, a leading provider of enabling technologies, today announced that it successfully won a competitive bid for grant funding under the first round of UK government’s Agri-tech Catalyst fund, which is administered by the Technology Strategy Board. The focus of the project is to complete the development of the first biological grain admixture for the control of insects and mites in stored grain for the EU. The grain admix technology utilises Entostat, Exosect’s proprietary platform technology, to enable the delivery of the entomopathogenic fungi, Beauveria bassiana, directly to grain before it is placed in storage.

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