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Beef Central , 12/13/18
Over the moon: Myriota launches a satellite for agtech on SpaceX rocket
South Australian based startup Myriota has just launched its next-generation technology into space on a satellite the size of a loaf of bread. Myri...
Internet of Business, 12/10/18
Agtech: Waitrose to trial autonomous farming robots
UK supermarket chain Waitrose is planning to deploy autonomous robots, from Shropshire-based robotics start-up Small Robot Company, to farm its Lec...
Future Farming , 12/06/18
$ 2 billion expected to be invested in agtech in 2018
As of the third quarter of 2018 $1.6 billion has been invested in agtech globally.
Crunchbase News, 12/04/18
Agricool Raises $28M To Expand Its Pesticide-Free Growing Containers
It seems that as long as the companies have a focus on technology that improves sustainability, investors are keen on making a bet.
Iot For All, 12/04/18
How IoT Can Save the Bees
The accelerating collapse of honey bee colonies threatens both global food supply and the Apis genus. IoT can give us much-needed insight into the ...
NNNCo deploys IoT network for cotton farmers
3 million hectares of land will gain access to NNNCo's IoT network which will enable smart irrigation through soil moisture probes, rain gauges, lo...
Precision Ag, 12/03/18
GFIA in Focus: Passion for Agtech Innovation on Display in Brisbane
The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) took place in Brisbane, Queensland last week. Spanning two full days, …
WRAL Tech Wire , 11/29/18
Agtech startup Growers gets $5M infusion
Growers Holdings – the Raleigh-based agtech company that Steven Valencsin founded at just 23 – has developed a unique system that analyzes farmland...
Agtech startup Imago AI is using computer vision to boost crop yields
Presenting onstage today in the 2018 TC Disrupt Berlin Battlefield is Indian agtech startup Imago AI, which is applying AI to help feed the world’s...
CIO Review , 11/27/18
Agriculture now Robotized
Agriculture now Robotized By CIOReview - The population demographic is an ever-increasing phenomenon that has its impact on every sphere of life. T...
Business Insider , 11/27/18
ASX-listed agtech Roots has just finished another round of growing monster vegetables
ASX-listed Israeli agtech company Roots just completed a successful pilot scheme growing giant vegetables.
AZER News, 11/22/18
AgTech and Green Energy to gather green technology experts in capital
Azerbaijan will host an international forum on agrarian and green technologies called AgTech and Green Energy for the first time, organized by the ...
Irish agtech startup ApisProtect raises €1.5 million for its IoT solutions to help bees flourish
Honey bees play an essential role in global food production, contributing €153 billion worth of pollination to the agriculture industry annually. O...
Estonian agtech startup eAgronom raises €1 million to bring more farmers into the digital age
Many farmers still use inefficient notebooks or excel sheets to keep track of their fields and farm activities. Innovations in agtech are changing ...
Africa’s agtech wave gets $10 million richer as Twiga Foods raises more capital
Kenya’s Twiga Foods has raised $10 million from investors led by the International Finance Corporation to add processed food and fast moving consum...
High Plains Journal , 11/14/18
Blockchain for the beef chain
The IBM brand isn’t often associated with the cattle business. But that may change, thanks to the tech giant’s IBM Food Trust and its use of blockc...
10 European agtech startups preparing us for the next green revolution
In recent years, startups have emerged providing some incredible innovations in the agricultural industry, with new technologies to make farms more...
Pulse 2, 11/07/18
Tel Aviv-Based Agtech Company Taranis Closes $20 Million In Series B Funding
Taranis, a Tel Aviv-based agtech company, has announced it has raised $20 million in Series B funding.
Beef Central , 11/07/18
EvokeAG conference's 'Startup Alley' seeking fresh Agtech ideas
An international ag technology event being held in Melbourne in February is seeking applicants to exhibit in a ‘Start-up Alley,’ showcasing emergin...
Israeli agtech firm Taranis raises $20 mln in private funding
Taranis, an Israeli maker of agricultural technology to detect weeds, disease an...
Beef Central , 11/05/18
Equity crowd-funding helps fast track nutrition based Agtech business
Agtech company Direct Injection Technologies today opens shares in its supplement technology business, providing everyday Aussie investors with the...
Technically , 10/26/18
Agtech comes to the city with Dover’s Robotic Community Garden
Cyber Streets, Inner City Cultural League and Camden Vice Mayor Tracy Torres have teamed up to bring together STEM and gardening.
Digital Journal, 10/25/18
Global growth in AgTech to address farming concerns
The application of digital technology in agriculture continues to advance and there are signs that AgTech is shaping the agricultural economies of ...
The Lane Report, 10/18/18
AgTech breaks ground on $5M industrial hemp operation, creating 271 jobs
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Gov. Matt Bevin congratulated AgTech Scientific for breaking ground Thursday on a new facility to develop and manufacture hemp-bas...
Rabobank venture fund invests in AgTech company ProducePay
Rabo Frontier Ventures (RFV), Rabobank’s strategic investment arm, invested in Agtech company ProducePay.
AG Pro, 10/17/18
AgLaunch Spotlights AgTech Startups At Field Days
In August, the group hosted two field days spotlighting agtech startups and how they can impact agriculture.
Forbes Middle East, 10/16/18
When AI Steers Tractors: How Farmers Are Using Drones And Data To Cut Costs
For thousands of years, farming involved making judgments with the human eye. Today, farmers are using machine-learning tools to boost their yields.
Beef Central , 10/12/18
Agtech startup raises $1.4m for first commercially licensed mobile abattoir
Agtech startup Provenir has announced it has closed a $1.4 million investment round as it gears up to build Australia’s first commercial mobile aba...
Yahoo News, 10/12/18
Meet the 20 agtech startups pitching at Rabobank’s Food Loss Challenge Asia
Of these 20 startups, top-5 will go to the finale on 15 Nov. 2018 and stand a chance to win US$15K jury’s prize and/or the US$5K audience prize Foo...
Simply Wall Street, 10/11/18
Do Institutions Own Shares In AGTech Holdings Limited (HKG:8279)?
The big shareholder groups in AGTech Holdings Limited (HKG:8279) have power over the company. Insiders often own a large chunk of younger, smaller,...
First Post, 10/11/18
Youth can change the face of agriculture with technology, says Athang Jain, director of agri-tech firm
If farmers are exposed to cutting-edge technology, there is a lot that can be achieved for the sector