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The Dow Chemical Company is a part of the DowDupont Holding Company (DWDP), a business that is focused on agriculture, materials science and specialty product sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges.
Corteva Agriscience is the new name agriculturalists will want to know. The Agriculture Division of DowDuPont has announced the name of the stand alone company that combines DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer, and DowAgroSciences. The company is expected to be spun-off June 1, 2019. The new company will have corporate headquarters in Wilmington, Deleware as well as sites in Johnston, Iowa, and Indianapolis, Indiana. DowDupont will support the company’s new name until it becomes an independent company.
“This is the start of an exciting journey. Corteva Agriscience™ is bringing together three businesses with deep connections and dedication to generations of farmers. Our new name acknowledges our history while looking forward to our commitment to enhancing farmer productivity as well as the health and well-being of the consumers they serve. With the most balanced portfolio of products in the industry, nearly a century of agronomic expertise and an unparalleled innovation engine, Corteva Agriscience™ will become a leading Agriculture company, focused on working together with the entire food system to produce a secure supply of healthy food.” -James C. Collins, Jr., chief operating officer, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont.