Global Tomato Market

US Farmgate Value for Tomatoes

Suppression of TMV with Directed Biotics

SUCCESS IN AGRICULTURE:

    • Directed Biotics has demonstrated 75% suppression in the lab of Tobacco Mosaic Virus, a Tobamovirus
    • Directed Biotics has demonstrated 65% control of Potato Virus Y (PVY)

CURRENT FOCUS:

    • Tobamovirus impacts more than 350 species of plants
    • Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus (ToBRFV), a tobamovirus devastating tomato and pepper crops, was quarantined effective Nov 2019 in both the US and the EU
    • Our 2020 Focus in agriculture is testing the efficacy of Directed Biotics on ToBRFV

FUTURE PROJECT FOCUS:

    • Curcubits – $1.8B (global market)
    • Peppers – $630M (US market)
    • Grain Weevil – $102.7B (US market)
    • Lepidopteran – Grain Crops – $102.7B (US market)
    • Citrus Greening – $3.4B+ (US market)
    • Banana – $2.3B (global market)