Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute

Corridor the focus of regional leadership session

The Cultivation Corridor was the main focus of the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute’s Community Leadership Program class on February 19 at the DuPont Pioneer campus in Johnston. The session featured Paul Schickler, DuPont Pioneer President, who serves on the Cultivation Corridor’s Board of Directors. Schickler explained the role that the Cultivation Corridor plays in […]

Crick Research Center

DuPont Pioneer reinforces its research investment with new facility

DuPont Pioneer recently opened the Crick Research Center on its Johnston campus. The new 180,000 square foot state-of-the-art research facility will be home to more than 400 employees and includes 84,000 sq. ft. of laboratory space. Housing two Research departments: Analytical and Genomics Technologies (AGT) and Global Regulatory Science (GRS), DuPont Pioneer President Paul Schickler […]


Cultivation Corridor profiled by BioTechSpain

The Cultivation Corridor is featured on BiotechSpain, a website specialized in information on biotechnology. The article, written by Dan Culhane, President and CEO of Ames Chamber of Commerce, highlights the robust support systems for international investment in the agbiosciences in Central Iowa. Read the full article at