OSF founders finalists for BIO Hero Contest!

OSF Founders Neal and Louisa Carter have been named finalists for an “Everyday Superheroes of Biotech” contest, and you can vote to support them now! Earlier this month, the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) chose Neal and Louisa as one of five finalists from a group of nominees representing the industry’s best and brightest “who are striving to heal, fuel, and feed the world through groundbreaking innovation.” We hope you’ll agree that Neal and Louisa’s commitment to developing value-added foods that benefit the whole supply chain, starting with nonbrowning Arctic® apples, makes them worthy of your vote in the Pharma/Biotech category!
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Recapping OSF at BIO 2013

Last week, the Biotechnology Industry Organization had their annual BIO 2013 convention in Chicago. Our president Neal Carter was in attendance, but he did much more than just “attend”! Neal was one of six panelists at the April 23rd “media breakfast” where panelists were asked many great questions about public opinion, biotech labeling, industry transparency and much more. Plus, he got to meet a major VIP in biotech media/education – Frank N. Foode (pictured)! Later that day, Neal delivered a presentation titled “Challenges and Opportunities for Small Companies in AgBiotech: Collaborating and Competing with the Majors”. He discussed the unique
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