Press Release •  2018-10-31

Corteva Agriscience™ – Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™

On Feb. 26, 2018, the Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ announced the name of the intended company once it is spun-off, which is expected to happen by June 1, 2019. The intended Agriculture company will become Corteva Agriscience™ (kohr-'teh-vah), which is derived from a combination of words meaning "heart" and "nature".

Corteva Agriscience™ will have some of the best talent, technology, innovation and R&D capabilities that will uniquely position it to transform our food system to produce a more secure supply of healthy food. Corteva Agriscience™ will house some of the most recognized and premium brands in agriculture: Pioneer®, the newly launched Brevant™ seeds, and crop protection brands such as Simplicity™ GoDRI™, Pixxaro™, and Paradigm™ with Arylex™ active herbicides, Acapela™ fungicide, Lumiderm™ seed treatment, and Delegate™ insecticide.

We know support and trust is important to our customers, and we promise to actively listen and stay engaged with you to continue bringing leading solutions to farmers.