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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Finistere Ventures Announces First Closing of New $150 Million Agtech Fund in Collaboration with Bayer CropScience and AVAC Ltd.

Finistere Ventures, a California-based innovation capital firm and one of the pioneers in the rapidly growing agriculture technology (Agtech) sector, announced the first closing of its new $150M Agtech Fund, Finistere II.  The Fund focuses on new technology solutions in food productivity, sustainability, and nutrition to address the ever-decreasing agricultural land resources, climate change, and […]

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