Agritech start up Crofarm enters B2B2C via its platform Otipy

Gurugram-based agritech strt up, Crofarm, has entered business-to-business-to-consumer (B2B2C) space after four years of operations. The farm to retail agritech startup, has launched – Otipy – a community-based platform to connect consumers, resellers and farmers for bringing fresh produce to doorstep ...Read more

RNAissance Ag LLC acquires ag -biotech start up RNAgri

TechAccel LLC, the private technology and equity Development Company in agriculture and animal health, has recently announced its subsidiary RNAissance Ag LLC has completed an asset acquisition of RNAgri Inc., a Saint Louis-based ag biotech start-up.  RNAgri has developed a platform for the cost-effective pr...Read more

Agri-tech startup Agro2o secures funding from Mumbai Angels Network  

  Agri-tech startup Concinnity Agro2o Pvt. Ltd, based in New Delhi, has raised funding from Mumbai Angels Network. The company, founded by Yash Vyas in 2018, stated that it develops products focused on making hydroponics-based farming accessible to both small farmers and commercial institutions. The financia...Read more

Yamaha Motor Ventures invests A$11 million into agritech AI start-up Yield  

 Artificial intelligence (AI) startup, The Yield, looks set for rapid growth after an A$11 million (US$7.6 million)injection from Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley (Yamaha Motor Ventures). The Yield’s flagship product, Sensing+, combines field sensors and AI algorithms to help f...Read more

ReNew Power to acquire AI start up Climate Connect  

    Clean energy firm ReNew Power on Thursday announced that it has inked a definitive agreement to acquire artificial intelligence and machine learning start up Climate Connect. The acquisition will give ReNew Power access to energy management services. “ReNew Power has signed a definitive agre...Read more

Aqua-tech start-up Aquaconnect receives ‘World Changing Ideas 2020’ award  

    Aquaconnect, a Chennai based aquaculture technology venture, has been recognised as one of the Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas 2020 for its AI-backed innovations in the field of aqua-farming.  The World Changing Ideas Award is a global award dedicated to honouring businesses, polici...Read more

Agritech startup Intello Labs raises $5.9 mn in series A round

 Agritech start up Intello Labs announced that it has raised US$5.9 million in a series A round led by early-stage investor Saama Capital, alongside Singapore’s Grow and SVG Ventures Thrive from the US.  Existing backers Omnivore and Nexus Venture Partners also participated in this round, accordin...Read more

Agritech start-up Brainwired raises funding

Agritech start-up Brainwired, which provides livestock health monitoring and tracking solution has raised undisclosed funding from Mumbai Angels. The start-up provides software to adopt tech to reduce their expenses. Brainwired is founded by Romeo Jerard and Sreeshankar Nair, who have a background in livestock in...Read more

Agritech start up Bijak raises $12 mn from RTP Global

    B2B agritech startup Bijak has raised about $12 million (Rs 90.76 crore) in its Series A funding round led by Russian venture capital firm RTP Global. Sequoia-backed Surge Ventures, Omidyar Network, AL Trust, Tempo Ventures and Omnivore Partners also participated in the financing round, according t...Read more

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