Genective recently opened its new world headquarters at the University of Illinois Research Park; with it, the grand opening was celebrated by the University, Genective, and their partners with the hopes of leading the way in innovation and research. Genective is a 50/50 joint venture between Limagrain and KWS, two of the world’s largest seed companies. With entities and activities in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia, Genective is currently dedicated to the research, development, and commercialization of transgenic traits. Genective’s Champaign facility includes state-of-the-art labs as well as open office space. Genective’s field research facility is located Weldon, Ill., about 30 minutes away.