The division will become its own company, though details on the new entity were not disclosed.
With this new agreement, the apple industry estimates that within two years, exports to China will reach 5 million bushels annually, a value of nearly $100 million per year.
Partners include Colorado Wheat Research Foundation and Group Limagrain.
These hybrids offer sorghum growers strong yield potential, improved agronomic performance, a wide range of defensive trait packages and adaptability to both irrigated and dryland acres.
Crop protection sales expected to be stable, but wholesale change is almost certain.