Agri-supply chain startup Ergos Bags $5 Mn from Aavishkaar Capital  

     Bengaluru-based agritech startup Ergos has raised INR 35 Cr ($5 Mn) in a Series A funding round from Aavishkaar Group’s equity investment arm Aavishkaar Capital.  The Series A funding was expected to be a ₹100-crore round with an Aavishkaar Capital Limited Partner and a technolog...Read more

Dairy Tech Startup Mr. Milkman forays into Bengaluru  

       Mr. Milkman, the fastest growing dairy tech start-up forays into the Bangalore market through its partnership with prominent dairy players and milk brands namely; Akshayakalpa, HappyMilk, Mathruka, Farm Fresh Organic and Olemoo.  This association enables the partners to mana...Read more

ICL acquires Agritech startup Growers Holdings, Inc.

ICL (NYSE: ICL) (TASE: ICL), a leading global specialty minerals and specialty chemicals company,  recently announced  that it has acquired Growers Holdings, Inc. ('Growers'), an innovator in the field of process and data-driven farming, as ICL further enhances its digital service offering and accelerate...Read more

Israel based startup Equinom raises US$10 Million to accelerate growth

 Kibbutz Givat Brenner, Israel – Equinom, Ltd., the leading seed breeding startup, announces it has closed its Series B round of funding of $10 million, led by BASF Venture Capital, Germany followed by Roquette, France; and Trendlines Group, Israel. Equinom’s current investor, Tel Aviv-based Forti...Read more

Bengaluru based startup Clover raises $5.5 million in a Series A funding round  

    Greenhouse Agritech startup Clover has raised over $5.5 million in a Series A funding round, from venture capital (VC) firm Omnivore and existing investors Accel and Mayfield.  Clover is an Agritech platform that works with farmers across India and markets greenhouse-grown produce through bus...Read more

Pixxel and SatSure sign MOU to utilize Satellite Imagery for Agriculture in India

Two of the foremost New Space start-ups of India - Pixxel and SatSure have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will allow utilizing Pixxel’s unique satellite imagery for building innovative data products. Satsure’s platform will combine this satellite imagery with agricultural datasets tha...Read more

Indigram Labs Foundation – accelerator for Agri-tech startup

    The startup culture in India is booming after acquiring Government aid and the exclusive help provided by Accelerators. Startup accelerators support early-stage, growth-driven companies through education, mentorship, and financing .NIDHI- (National Initiative for Developing and Harnessing Innovatio...Read more

 Chennai based Agritech Startup WayCool Foods raises $32 mn from Lightbox

Chennai-headquartered WayCool Foods has raised U$32 Mn in a combination of equity and debt in its Series C round, the company said in a statement yesterday. The round was led by Lightbox and saw participation of FMO, the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank, as well as its current investor LGT Lightstone Aspada....Read more

Agrotech start up Kisan Network raises $3 million seed funding round  

  Kisan Network, a  Gurgaon based startup, has  recently secured $3 million in the funding round of seed led by the Mistletoe managing director Atsushi Taira.  According to the report, the funding round also saw the participation from the Y Combinator, Thiel Foundation, and some other angel i...Read more

Singapore-headquartered start-up Samudra forays into domestic pump market

 Singapore-headquartered start-up Samudra has forayed into the Indian agricultural and domestic pumps space with the launch of open-well and bore well submersibles, slow speed self-priming mini monoblocs and control panels. Samudra headquartered in Singapore with manufacturing capabilities in the city, has ...Read more

Agritech start up Ninjakart raises  $10 mn from Flipkart India and Singapore-based GEC3  

  Agritech Startup Ninjacart has secured Rs 71.83 crore ($10 million) in a Series C funding round led by Flipkart India and Singapore-based GEC3 along with participation from Minu Kataria.  This capital is the first tranche of the $50 million investment committed by retail giant Walmart in August last ...Read more

Licious raises Series E funding $30 mn, from Vertex Growth Fund

 Banglore based  gourmet meat start-up Licious, the fresh meat and seafood brand, has received a Series E funding round of $30 million. With the current round of fundraising, Licious has achieved the rare feat of attracting the highest funding in the industry, which puts them at the driver’s s...Read more