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Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. is an agricultural bioscience company that is using its differentiated trait gene discovery platform—the Trait Factory—to develop improved Camelina varieties for the production of proprietary seed products, and to discover highly valuable genetic traits for the agriculture and food industries.

Our goals are to efficiently establish a high-value seed products business based on developing superior varieties of Camelina for the production of feedstock oils, nutritional oils, and PHA bioplastics, and to license our yield traits to major seed companies for commercialization in row crops, including corn, soybean, and canola.

camelina platform
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Yield10 Bioscience was launched in 2017

by Metabolix, Inc., a pioneer in the development of advanced PHA bioplastics production technology.

Headquartered in Woburn, MA, US

with an Oilseed Center of Excellence located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Exclusive rights to 21 patent families

for advanced technologies for crop performance and composition traits in oils and PHA bioplastics.

Yield10 is a public company

traded on the Nasdaq stock market under the ticker symbol YTEN.

working with major ag-Companies

for the deployment of performance traits in major commercial crops.

collaboration with Rothamsted

who are developing technology related to producing omega-3 (DHA+EPA) oil in Camelina since November 2020.


Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. drives innovation in oilseed crops by developing crop-based solutions to address global food security, climate change and plastic waste in the environment.

Yield10 Oilseeds Inc. is responsible for the development and field testing of new commercial varieties of Camelina incorporating input, performance & new seed product traits.

Saskatoon,Saskatchewan, Canada Woburn, Massachusetts, US
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Yield10 headquarters in Canada

The city of Saskatoon, located in the Saskatchewan province of Canada, is home to Yield10’s Oilseeds Center of Excellence.   These facilities, located in the heart of the oilseed innovation community of Canada,  include office, laboratory, and commercial Greenhouse space.

Yield10 headquarters in Woburn, MA

19 Presidential Way in Woburn, MA has been headquarters to Yield10 Bioscience since 2016. The facility, consisting of office and laboratory space, is located approximately 14 miles north of the Boston/Cambridge area and is part of the vibrant life science community of Massachusetts