Finistere Ventures Launches Australian Fundraising for US$150 Million Agtech Fund

Palo Alto, CA – Finistere Ventures, a California-based venture capital firm and one of the pioneers in the rapidly growing agriculture technology (Agtech) investment sector, announces the launch of a fundraising in Australia as part of a final closing of its US$150 millon Agtech fund, Finistere Ventures II. Somerset Capital, a boutique corporate advisory and […]

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Top Sensor Manufacturers Make Strategic Investment in CropX

Bosch and Flex Back AgTech Innovator as Company Proves It Can Help Farms Overcome Environmental Challenges and Improve Crop Yield SAN FRANCISCO, CA and TEL AVIV, ISRAEL–(Marketwired – April 12, 2016) – CropX, provider of the world’s most advanced adaptive irrigation service, today announced that global leaders in the sensor manufacturing space — Robert Bosch Venture […]

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ZeaKal Closes $5.3 Million Series B

BioTech Innovator Makes Plants More Efficient to Meet Changing Climate and Global Resource Demands SAN DIEGO, CA — February 17, 2016 — ZeaKal, a biotechnology startup focused on improving agricultural productivity, today announced a $5.3 million Series B financing round – bringing total funding to date up to $9.1 million. In conjunction with the financing, […]

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