Tag: software

Cannabis

Agtech Startups Aim to Help the CA Cannabis Market Stay in the Green

Some of the best-funded cannabis startups are in ecommerce, supply chain management, and retail operations, but if keeping a steady supply is indeed a primary concern for this young industry, investors will need to turn their attention toward the more agriculture-focused end of the cannabis startup spectrum.
Mavrx

Remote Sensing Platform Mavrx is Testing the Power of “Free”

Mavrx founder Max Bruner said that the change isn’t necessarily about boosting the registered user count, as one might guess, but more about paving the way for more custom and 'white label' requests in the future from a more diverse set of customers.
KisanHub

KisanHub Raises £1.75m for Big Data Potato Platform

KisanHub targets agriculture enterprises, not farmers like most precision ag services, meaning suppliers, processors, and retailers that own some of their own farmland, but also have a network of contract farmers, are the company's customers.
FieldIn

FieldIn Raises $4m Seed Round for IoT Pest Management Platform

Using data analytics and artificial intelligence, FieldIn analyzes geospatial, chemical, biological, weather and other data to help growers plan their pesticide applications and then monitor them in real time to spot any errors in the application.
Farm Hack

How Do Farm Hackers View Venture-Backed Agtech?

Farm Hack is an online community of farmers dedicated to sharing plans and advice for building and modifying farming tools and machinery. We asked its cofounder about his view of venture-backed agtech.