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Inc. Magazine:     This St. Louis Company Invented a Weed That Could Save Farming (and the Environment)      (Feb 01, 2019)

CoverCress Inc Quarterly Newsletter:     CoverCress: New Name, New Crop. Highlights of exciting future plans.      (4Q/2018)

Illinois AGRINEWS:     New Cover Crop Introduced; Cash in on cover crop      (Dec 14, 2018)

AgFunderNews:     World Soil Day:
      Startups Aiming to Improve the Condition of Agricultural Soils
     (Dec 5, 2018)

American Seed Trade Association:     ASTA's CSS 2018 & Seed Expo      (Dec 3-6, 2018)

St. Louis Business Journal:     Bayer co-leads $2 million financing for local agtech startup
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     (Nov 14, 2018)

St. Louis Post-Dispatch:     St. Louis startup chasing new cash crop raises $2 million, rebrands as CoverCress      (Nov 14, 2018)

CoverCress Inc. Press Release:     Arvegenix Changes Name to CoverCress Inc.
      Secures $2 Million in New Financing for Novel Crop Development
      BioGenerator and Bayer Growth Ventures co-lead latest funding round
     (Nov 14, 2018)

AgFunderNews:     BREAKING: CoverCress Raises $2m to Develop Gene-Edited Cover Cash Crop      (Nov 13, 2018)

AG News Daily:     #TechTuesday discussion with Cris Handel from Arvegenix Inc.
      Arvegenix interview starts after 16 minute mark (16:45).

iSelect webinar series: Ag Food Conversations:     "Arvegenix: A Productive Winter Cover Crop That Pays."
      Webinar series sponsored by iSelect, VanTrump and The Yield Lab. Scroll down to watch replay.
      Registration required for viewing.

St. Louis Business Journal:     Arvegenix and 39N cited in the new Brookings report      (07/25/2018)

Nature Reviews Magazine:     Arvegenix cited in the interesting article: "The future of CRISPR technologies in agriculture"      (05/01/2018)

City of Creve Coeur:     Arvegenix received the "Most Innovative Business Award: 2018" from the city of Creve Coeur.      (04/17/2018)

NPR:     "A Grass-Roots Movement For Healthy Soil Spreads Among Farmers"      (04/09/2018)

Forbes:     Arvegenix included in Forbes' 25 most innovative ag-tech startups      (06/28/2017)

AgFunderNews:     AgFunder's news on food and agriculture technology companies.     USDA's overview of cover crops and soil health.      

St. Louis Public Radio:     Pennycress, a common weed in Missouri, could be the next big thing in biofuel innovation.
     "Jerry Steiner, CEO of Arvegenix, and Toni Kutchan, Vice President for Research at Donald Danforth Plant Science Center discussed new research in the field of bioenergy on St. Louis on the Air"
     (May 12, 2016)

STL Today:     Monsanto places its bets on the future of agriculture.
     "So far, its only investment here is in Arvegenix, a Creve Coeur company developing a plant called pennycress as an oilseed crop"
     (February 25, 2016)

Arvegenix Press Release:     Arvegenix - Stakeholder Update - New CEO      (January 28, 2015)

Arvegenix Press Release:     Arvegenix - Closes on Series A Finanacing      (May 7, 2015)