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Phytolon and Ginkgo Bioworks collaborate to take biological production of vibrant food colors to the next level

The companies seek to leverage cell programming to produce betalain pigments across the full yellow-to-purple spectrum

Trendlines invests in agri-fintech company AgriG8

Smallholder and family scale farms are the backbone of our global food system, yet many of them do not have access to financing …

AgroScout acquires the assets of TerrAvion to broaden its imagery capabilities in agro data management

The acquisition fuels AgroScout’s high-resolution agriculture aerial imagery capabilities and agro data artificial intelligence for…

Fruit yield management company, FruitSpec, raises $5M funding round to scale globally

The FruitSpec Yield Management Platform is poised to have a major impact on the fruit supply chain, making it more efficient and optimizing….

MetoMotion closes $5 million investment led by Ridder and Navus

Greenhouse labor costs comprise up to 50% of total production costs. Even prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, greenhouse growers faced critical labor problems, namely increasing labor shortages and a

AgroScout raises $7.5 million to expand its AI-based agronomy analytics service

AgroScout, announced today that it has completed a Series A investment round of $7.5 million to expedite the development of its AI cloud platform for remote agronomy, and to …

IBI-Ag completes funding round for its new class of bioinsecticides

Financing will support the commercialization of the first product aimed at improving health in shrimp and support the development of additional products to improve aquatic animal health and nutrition.

ViAqua Therapeutics announces $4.3 million investment led by S2G Ventures for its RNA-based aquaculture health platform

Financing will support the commercialization of the first product aimed at improving health in shrimp and support the development of additional products to improve aquatic animal health and nutrition.

Trendlines Agrifood Fund invests in PlanetWatchers

PlanetWatchers Aim to Radically Change Crop Monitoring; First Application to Analyze Crop Insurance Claims in an Hour. Trendlines invested alongside Seraphim Capital, Creative Ventures and Ridgeline in the pre-A series funding round of US$3.5m to support PlanetWatchers’ growth plans.

Mitsubishi Corporation eyes agrifood innovation through partnership with Trendlines Agrifood

Mitsubishi Corporation Eyes Agrifood Innovation Through Partnership with Trendlines Agrifood