Agricultural News

FoodTech, AgTech, Investment
  1. France's HappyVore secured nearly $40 million to open a facility for plant-based meat while cereal giant Kellogg split into three independent companies.

    The post The Week in Agrifoodtech: WayCool bags $40m, Rohlik raises $231m despite e-grocery woes appeared first on AFN.

  2. Cargill will enroll US cotton growers in its RegenConnect program that pays farmers for implementing soil health practices.

    The post Brief: Cargill to start paying cotton growers premiums to implement more regen ag practices appeared first on AFN.

  3. agritec africaThe 7th Agritec Africa Conference was a three-day event showcasing agricultural technologies. Key sessions involved organic agriculture, soil health and its conservation, agri-mechanization and application of plasticulture.

    The post Upskilling African farmers, promoting organic ag, and following India’s example: 3 takeaways from Agritec Africa appeared first on AFN.

  4. Upstream and downstream investment in Europe agrifoodtech were almost on par with one another last year, though upstream closed more deals.

    The post Data Snapshot: Downstream investment in European agrifoodtech overtakes upstream — for now appeared first on AFN.

  5. In providing access to quality inputs, financing, and training, Good Nature Agro is aiming at ultimately helping Zambia's farmers - the primary income earners in rural Zambia - transition to the middle class through higher incomes. 

    The post How Good Nature Agro is layering digital tools to unlock better services for Zambia’s farmers appeared first on AFN.

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