Tag: Editor’s Letter

food tech

8 Transformational Food Tech Startups

This Thanksgiving, we at AgFunder are thankful for our portfolio companies. Over the last year, we have invested in transformational food system companies, operating across the supply chain, from farm to fork.
AgFunder

AgFunder Starts Investing in FoodTech and Agtech

The AgFunder platform has built a powerful, global network and we’ve had the good fortune to get to know some of the industry’s most successful entrepreneurs from the beginning of their journeys. Going forward, we will be leveraging the AgFunder platform to invest in other bold and exceptional founders who are committed to building the next generation of agrifood tech companies that will transform our food and agriculture system.

CRISPR, GMO, or No? It’s Not That Clear Cut

“I think CRISPR and other gene editing tools mark a real turning point in the conversation,” Sam Kass, partner at Acre Venture Partners and former senior policy advisor for nutrition in the White House, told the audience of the Food Loves Tech.
agrifood tech

What is AgriFood Tech?

Agrifood tech is a small but growing segment of the startup and venture capital universe that is increasingly capturing the attention of investors.
farm bill

What’s Going to be in the Next Farm Bill?

An impressive line-up of speakers from Congress, food and agriculture policy and research, and farming spoke on a panel at Food Tank's summit in Washington DC last week about what to expect from the next farm bill.
jealousy list

Best of 2016: The AgFunderNews Jealousy List

We are very proud of the coverage we've given the food and agriculture technology market over the year, but there are always, of course, stories in other publications that we wish we'd written!

4 Possible Trump Policies That Could Impact Agtech

Analysts and media sources argue that it’s still too early to know what actions President-elect Trump will take in the food and ag sector, but his rhetoric and campaign pointed to 4 potential policies on trade, immigration, USDA, and regulation.