AgTech Economy Emerging Markets Finance

Unlocking Kenya’s Agricultural Future: AgTech Investments & the Road Ahead

Kenya has signed a deal with British-based investment group United Green Group (UG) to reduce the country’s dependence on food imports by $200 million (Sh26 billion) annually over the next […]

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AgTech Emerging Markets

Assessing East African AgTech Ecosystems for Innovation and Technology in Agriculture

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) recently launched an initiative to assess the impediments to scaling innovation and technology in food and agriculture (AgTech). This initiative […]

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Emerging Markets Partnerships Plant Science

Solynta Partners With PepsiCo Subsidiary In Ethiopia To Introduce Hybrid Potato Seeds

Solynta, a Dutch company known for its hybrid potato breeding techniques, has partnered with Senselet Food Processing PLC (Senselet), a subsidiary of PepsiCo in Ethiopia, to introduce hybrid true potato […]

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AgTech Corporate Emerging Markets Partnerships

AgroFresh Solutions Launches In Latin America

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. has recently made a significant announcement that has created quite a buzz in the industry. The company has launched its SmartFresh ProTabs in Brazil and Mexico, significantly […]

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AgTech Economy Emerging Markets

DPM Cooper Leads Bahamian Delegation to Ottawa, Canada for Trade Mission

The Deputy Prime Minister of The Bahamas, DPM Cooper, led a delegation of government officials and business leaders to Ottawa, Canada on a three-day trade mission focused on seeking investment […]

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AgTech Controlled Environment Agriculture Emerging Markets

African Agriculture and the Future of Food Systems: The Promise of Vertical Farming

African agriculture is facing significant challenges as it strives to meet the needs of a rapidly growing population to overcome these challenges and support the development of future food systems […]

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AgTech Economy Emerging Markets

Guyana and India Join Forces To Create Agri-Tech Campus

Guyana’s President Irfaan Ali recently announced the establishment of a regional agri-tech campus in collaboration with India. The campus aims to enhance the food security strategy of the region and […]

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AgTech Corporate Emerging Markets Funding Round

Catalyst Fund Unveils Investment In African Climate Resiliency Solutions

The Catalyst Fund announced a $2 million investment in ten entrepreneurs developing strategies to strengthen the resilience of communities in Africa that are susceptible to climate change. This is the […]

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Corporate Emerging Markets Funding Round

Pink Farms Reportedly Received Investments From SLV Agricola

SLC Agrícola is one of the largest Brazilian agricultural producers founded in 1977 by the SLC Group and reportedly invested in vertical farming startup Pink Farms according to AgFunder News. […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate Emerging Markets

New Vertical Farming Center Set Up in Istanbul Underground

Istanbul’s Indoor Vertical Agriculture Application and Research and Development Center was inaugurated on Dec. 8. The center aims to eradicate problems caused by the climate crisis. 95% of the water […]

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