Rehovot, Israel – August 3, 2015 – Evogene Ltd. (NYSE; TASE: EVGN), a leading company for the
improvement of crop productivity and economics for the food and feed industries, announced today that Assaf Oron, Executive Vice President for Strategy and Business Development, will participate at the Piper Jaffray Technology-Enabled Industrials Symposium taking place in Minneapolis, Minnesota, August 4 and 5, 2015. Mr. Oron will take part at the conference Ag Biotech and the Future of Crop Science panel which will take place on Wednesday, August 5, at 11:00 am. Investors or potential partners attending the conference, who wish to meet with Mr. Oron, may contact Evogene’s Investor Relations team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Evogene Ltd.:
Evogene (NYSE, TASE: EVGN) is a leading company for the improvement of crop productivity and
economics for the food, feed and biofuel industries. The Company has strategic collaborations with world-leading agricultural companies to develop improved seed traits in relation to yield and a-biotic stress (such as tolerance to drought), and biotic stress (such as resistance to disease and nematodes), in key crops as corn, soybean, wheat and rice, and is also focused on the research and development of new products for crop protection (such as weed control). In addition, the Company has a wholly-owned subsidiary, Evofuel, developing seeds for second generation feedstock for biodiesel. For more information, please visit www.evogene.com.
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Karen Mazor, Evogene
Director, Public and Investor Relations
T: +972-54-2288 039