Tag Archives: food safety

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: ImpactVision Raises $1.3m Seed Round to Determine Food Quality with Hyperspectral Images

ImpactVision, a software startup using hyperspectral imaging to help food supply chain companies determine the quality and ripeness of food products, has raised $1.3 million in seed funding in a round led by Acre Venture Partners.

Agtech Funding Sheet: Clear Labs Raises $13m Series B from GV, Khosla, Soros-Linked Fund Invests in Arya Collateral, more

A busy week of fundings as the year draws to a close includes food safety technology, insect farming, food waste technology, Indian supply chain technology and more.

Agtech Funding Sheet: FarmShots Raises Seed Round – exclusive

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FarmShots Raises Seed Round

After just completing the Y Combinator accelerator program, North Carolina-based satellite imagery startup FarmShots has closed a seed round after attracting local angel investors. Founder Josh Miller said that keeping the investor base local avoided any potential investor demands to move the company to the expensive West Coast.

With First Wave of New FDA Food Safety Regulations, Farmers and Food Producers Set Their Sights on Compliance

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According to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), each year roughly 48 million get sick, 128,000 require hospitalization, and 3,000 lose their lives as a result of a foodborne illness.