Category: AgriTech

SproutX closes AU$10M AgTech venture capital fund for startups in it’s accelerator

Australia: The SproutX Venture Capital Fund, to be managed by Artesian Venture Partners, will invest in agtech startups accepted into SproutX’s accelerator programs over the next four years.

ICRISAT sets up iHub for agri entrepreneurs

India: The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) today set up iHub aiming to provide space for agricultural entrepreneurs, scientists and technology experts for innovative work in the field of agriculture.

T-Hub, ICRISAT launch accelerator for agri-tech startups

India: Startup incubator T-Hub has teamed up with International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid-Tropics (ICRISAT) to launch an accelerator programme for agri-tech startups in order to increase incomes of small farmers and to promote entrepreneurship in agriculture through the utilisation of ICT.

SproutX launches $10m agriculture tech fund and start-up accelerator

Australia: The National Farmers’ Federation has teamed up with financial services firm Findex to launch a $10 million fund, with start-up accelerator services to spur innovation among start-ups and tech players targeting the agricultural sector.