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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CropX Closes $9 Million Series A

AgTech Innovator Accelerates Growth to Tackle Global Drought and Rising Farming Costs San Francisco, CA & Tel Aviv, Israel — June 22, 2015 —CropX, provider of the world’s most advanced adaptive irrigation service, today announced it has completed the first close of its $9 million Series A financing. Led by Finistere Ventures, Innovation Endeavors, and […]

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ShopWell Raises $3.4 Million to Help Consumers Discover Better Food

  ShopWell Raises $3.4 Million to Help Consumers Discover Better Food   Personalized Nutrition Platform Aims to Address Some of America’s Most Prevalent Health Challenges San Carlos, CA — October 13, 2015 — ShopWell Labs, Inc., maker of the popular nutrition-driven food discovery platform, ShopWell®, today announced it has closed a $3.4 million financing round, […]

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