Eight Indian Agri-start-ups receives recognition at International platform

Rabobank, a leading global bank in food and agriculture and sustainability, recently shortlisted 15 agri-tech startups and innovators. Out of 15 start-ups, eight agri-start-ups  from India would to go to the Pitch day of its SustainableAg Asia Challenge. The platform is aimed at creating a sustainable agri-fo...Read more

Agri-Tech firm Fasal raised $ 1.6 million for expansion

Agricultural technology firm Fasal has raised $1.6 million (Rs 11 crore) in its seed round of funding led by impact investor Omnivore and early-stage venture capital firm Wavemaker Partners. Other investors that participated in the funding round include Mount Parker Ventures and Hong Kong-based Animoca and Japan&r...Read more

Stellapps Technologies Wins Rabobank’s SustainableAg Asia Challenge

Stellapps Technologies of India, on 10 Oct 2019, won Rabobank’s SustainableAg Asia Challenge, the food and Agri banking leader’s pioneering platform for agri-tech start-ups and innovators across the region to showcase innovative solutions to drive integrity and interconnectivity throughout Asia’s...Read more

48% Agritech CEOs, believe to have the next Agritech unicorn in the next 3 years: NASSCOM

As digitization expands its horizons and permeates into sectors beyond IT services, the National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) today unveiled its findings for India's Agritech sector in its report titled, "Agritech in India – Emerging Trends in 2019”. The emergence of B2B star...Read more

TiE Kerala to hold agripreneur meet on August 31

TiE Kerala is organising a state agriculture sector focused programme called ‘Agripreneur 2019’ at Hotel Windsor Castle, Kottayam on August 31. R Chandra Babu, Vice Chancellor, Kerala Agricultural University will inaugurate the event. MSA Kumar, President TiE Kerala said, “The conference would ...Read more

EIT Food selects 14 mature agrifood startups

Recently EIT Food has informed that, 14 agrifood startups from 10 different countries that they had been accepted into the 3rd cohort of the EIT Food RisingFoodStars community. “This next phase of expansion to our scaleup association strengthens our commitment to transforming the food system by scaling...Read more

iCREATE & BIRD to focus on boosting Indian Agri-Tech startup ecosystem

Bankers Institute of Rural Development (BIRD), in partnership with iCreate recently hosted an ‘Interface Workshop with Agri Startups’ - a knowledge exchange programme among key sector stakeholders, aimed at stimulating discussions towards conducive policy support for an effective agri-startup ecos...Read more