Arysta LifeScience North America is moving its headquarters to RTP from San Francisco, The San Francisco Business Times reported on Wednesday.

Citing a statement from the company, the firm said it would hire 65 people after relocating. The parent company, Arytsa LifeScience, is based in Tokyo. It focuses on crop protection and life science products.

The North American group said relocating to RTP would help it find staff with experience in agricultural products.

The Triangle Business Journal carried a similar report.

Arysta LifeScience North America: www.arystalifescience.com