CanBreed's site in Israel is comprised of a 12,000 sqf facility that includes offices, R&D labs, a seeds testing and processing facility and in addition a 45,000 sqf farm - the biggest Cannabis trialing and seeds production facility in Israel. In addition, CanBreed's fully owned subsidiary company in the USA operates a 140,000 sqf Hemp seeds production farm for the US market.CanBreed's team of professionals are led by top notch plant scientists and seed industry professionals from Syngenta, the Volcani Institute and the Faculty of Agriculture (Hebrew University).
CanBreed is a pioneer in both developing the first ever fully stable and uniform Cannabis seeds and applying in Cannabis the breakthrough new breeding technology based on CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing that enables development of the much needed unique agronomical traits in Cannabis.With this unique combination of capabilities CanBreed is able to offer growers top-quality 100% stable Cannabis and Hemp seeds which solve their cultivation challenges in addition to finally enabling the production of uniform and consistent Cannabis and Hemp raw material for the entire industry.
Has over 20 years of management experience in the life science industry. He co-founded Infigo Diagnostics Ltd and held executive positions at TransAlgae Ltd and Syngenta Group
An expert in molecular biology and plant physiology, Was the director of the trait and abiotic stress-based projects at Syngenta Group,
Global companies with strategic leadership and international expansion. Mr. Berdah is Chairman and President of BetterSeeds LTD and Deputy Chairman at Smart Agro Venture Capital
Extensive research experience in Genome Editing and Molecular Biology, Was a senior researcher at the Volcani Institute
Seasoned Financial Officer with experience in the global tech industry. Held C-level positions at both Headsense Medical Ltd. and the Targetech Innovation center,
Aworld-renowned expert in plant physiology and an opinion leader in plant breeding. He has received numerous prestigious awards, including the American ASHA and NFPA Award..