CoverCress Inc. - Company Development & Milestones



Built a large and diverse native pennycress collection

Built a strong crop development team

Formed a Delaware C corporation with Series A financing


Planted the 1st progeny developed by the breeding program


Completed 3 years of field tests and met initial yield goal

Formed genomics partnership with Illinois State University

Follow-on Series A financing


Validated yields

(May 2018)

Achieved great progress in grain composition research

Demonstrated excellent plant emergence under different levels of corn residue

(Fall 2018 Planting)

Series A-1 financing

Changed company name from Arvegenix to CoverCress Inc.