Silicon Republic Covers Finistere-ISIF Partnership

In a recent article in Silicon Republic, John Kennedy covers the role of Ireland in ag and food innovation.

A fund set up by the Government’s Ireland Strategic Investment Fund and Finistere Ventures in 2017 set out to make Ireland an ‘agritech island’, with another €20m set aside for global start-ups.

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