Biobest and Bee Vectoring Technologies close license agreement
The Canadian Bee Vectoring Technologies International Inc. (BVT), a leading developer of solutions for sustainable agriculture, and the Belgian Biobest Group NV, a world player in pollination and biological control announced a global technology sharing agreement. Both companies offer mutual access to certain patents in the field of bee vectoring.
Biobest worked together with Professor Guy Smagghe of the VUB Sciences and Bioengineering Sciences research group, to develop a bumblebee hive equipped with dispenser technology commercialized under the name Flying Doctors®. It has brought fully registered solutions to market in Europe since 2013.
The Agreement enables both companies to accelerate efforts to bring best in class bee vectoring solutions to growers worldwide and ensuring leading positions in the market.
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