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Burcon JV Company, Merit Functional Foods, Achieves First Commercial Production

02/09/2021

Vancouver, British Columbia, February 9, 2021 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU  OTCQB: BUROF) a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins, is pleased to announce that its joint venture company, Merit Functional Foods Corporation (“Merit Foods” or “Merit”) has completed the first commercial production runs of Peazazz® and Peazac® pea proteins at…

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Burcon Announces Third Quarter 2021 Conference Call and Business Update To Be Held on February 16, 2021

01/29/2021

Vancouver, British Columbia, January 29, 2021 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU  OTCQB: BUROF) a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins, will hold an investor conference call and webcast on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to provide a business update and discuss its financial results for the fiscal…

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Burcon to Participate in the Roth Deer Valley Virtual Consumer Conference

12/07/2020

Vancouver, British Columbia, December 7, 2020 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU  OTCQB: BUROF) a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins, is scheduled to participate in the Roth Virtual Deer Valley Conference.  President and CEO Johann F. Tergesen will host one-on-one meetings on Friday, December 11th. Interested investors should contact their Roth…

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Burcon Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting

09/18/2020

Vancouver, British Columbia, September 18, 2020 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU  OTCQB: BUROF) a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins, is pleased to announce the results from its 2020 annual meeting of shareholders (the “Meeting”) held on September 17, 2020.  All of the eight nominees set out in Burcon’s management proxy…

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Burcon Provides Business Update and Notice to Convertible Debenture Holders

09/02/2020

Vancouver, September 2, 2020 / – Burcon NutraScience Corporation (“Burcon”) (TSX:BU, OTCQB:BUROF), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins, is pleased to provide further updates with respect to its activities and announces the forced conversion of its outstanding convertible debentures. Consumers today are looking for great taste, simple labels and alternative sources…

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Burcon JV Company, Merit Functional Foods, Partners with Bunge to Bring Pea and Canola Protein to Market

08/27/2020

Vancouver, August 27, 2020 – Burcon NutraScience Corporation (“Burcon”) (TSX:BU, OTCQB:BUROF), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins, is pleased to announce that its joint venture company, Merit Functional Foods Corporation (“Merit Foods” or “Merit”) has received a $30 million investment from a new equity partner, Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) (“Bunge”), a…

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Burcon Agrees to Terminate Clarisoy License Agreement with ADM

08/10/2020

Vancouver, August 10, 2020 / – Burcon NutraScience Corporation (“Burcon”) (TSX:BU, OTCQB:BUROF), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins, announced today that Burcon and ADM have agreed to terminate the license and production agreement dated March 4, 2011 made among Burcon, Burcon NutraScience (MB) Corp. and ADM  for CLARISOY™ soy protein effective…

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