RKDA Description — Arcadia Biosciences Inc
Arcadia Biosciences is an agricultural food ingredient company. Co. uses gene-editing technology and breeding techniques to naturally enhance the nutritional quality of grains and oilseeds to address the trends in consumer health and nutrition. In addition, Co. has developed a pipeline of crop productivity traits designed to enhance farm economics. Co. is developing a suite of ingredients in wheat. First to market will be its high fiber Resistant Starch wheat which has more dietary fiber than regular wheat. Co. is also developing four additional wheat traits: a reduced gluten wheat, wheat with improved protein quality, an extended shelf life wheat and a higher yielding wheat.