AgFunder

The company’s pilot program showed that farms are able to generate 10 to 20 times more protein per acre and use five to 10 times less water than other crops,…

Fyto combines automation, robotics so aquatic ‘superplants’ can grow almost anywhere

The company’s first product, UnReal Milk, is “real” whole milk created using mammalian cell culture technology.

Brown Foods ushers in new age of dairy, raises a ‘latte’ money for cowless cow’s milk

Earlier last month, we featured Mooji Meats, noting the food tech startup’s plans to raise a $2.5 million seed planned to accelerate its 3D printing technology. Turns out the Baltimore-based…

Mooji is 3D printing plant-based meat

Don’t call it a pivot, exactly — but it’s a fascinating journey, nonetheless. Umaro Foods, which is set to release a seaweed-based bacon replacement, entered the world as Trophic. The…

Umaro is turning ocean-farmed seaweed into imitation bacon

Rob Leclerc has the kind of pedigree that investors tend to like: He has a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Calgary and a Ph.D. in computational…

To raise a fund, this agtech outfit built a content company first (now it has $60 million to put to work)

The company’s remote hiring technology enable restaurants to fill last-minute drive-thru or cashier shifts.

Bite Ninja scoops up pre-seed funding to reimagine restaurant working environments

Venture investors are pouring billions of dollars into feeding their hunger for food and agriculture startups. Whether that trend line is due to enthusiasm for the sector or just broader…

VCs have growing appetite for ‘AgriFood’

AgFunder, a new crowdfunding investment platform for agricultural and ag-related technologies has wrapped up its first successful campaign with the close of a seed investment for OnFarm, a provider of…

OnFarm, The First Crowdfunding Investment From AgFunder, Closes Seed Round