SGB is a crop technology company that enables the production of low-cost, high quality, sustainable plant oil, protein and biomass for industrial materials, energy and food markets.
The company is introducing a new oil and protein annual crop to the southern states of the United States and other global regions with temperate climates. The new crop is part of the Euphorbia family and is derived from the Jatropha curcas species.
The company currently offers a high-yielding perennial version of the crop for cultivation in subtropical geographies.
The company was founded in 2007 and has raised more than $40M from industry leading strategic and venture capital investors.