VANCOUVER, April 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Segra International Corp. ("Segra" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that DNA Genetics has signed a Letter of Intent with Segra to develop a program in California regarding plant micropropagation (also known as 'tissue culture'). According to this letter of intent, DNA Genetics and Segra will transition a set of existing DNA Genetics cannabis cultivars into tissue culture for genetic preservation and production purposes. DNA Genetics is interested in utilizing micropropagated plantlets to further optimize its production capability, preserve genetics, and reduce the pathogen risks associated with traditional cannabis nursery operations.
About DNA Genetics
DNA Genetics is a world-leading supplier of the highest quality cannabis seeds for the medicinal and recreational markets. Established over thirteen years ago in Amsterdam, DNA Genetics has developed an exceptional global cannabis brand. Winners of numerous awards at The High Times Cannabis Cup, Emerald Cup, Spannabis, Chalice, and ExpoWeed, DNA Genetics has a proven track record of driving product trends in the global marketplace.
Segra is an agricultural life sciences company that specializes in industrial-scale cannabis micropropagation. Segra is developing industrial-scale cannabis micropropagation laboratories in Canada and USA (California) to produce wholesale, disease-free, robust plantlets for nurseries, distributors, and licensed producers.
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
Todd McMurray, President/CEO
SEGRA INTERNATIONAL CORP.
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SOURCE Segra International Corp.
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