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“PURIS is in alignment with Cargill’s vision to meet growing demand for protein globally”

David Henstrom, vice-president at Cargill, explains the rationale behind the agri major’s tie-up with the largest producer of pea protein in North America

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Céréa Partenaire makes first Italian deal

The Unigrains affiliate is backing the transaction via both its equity and mezzanine funds, and intends to expand further in Western Europe.

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Months after final close, Pontifax backs biostimulants

The firm has led a funding round for a company focused on ‘high-value’ and row crops, a sector its co-founder describes as agtech’s ‘single fastest-growing area.’

Trend 2018: Blockchain and climate-smart agri

The IFC’s Thomas Bauer thinks ‘bigger and better’ data mean farmers will become more willing to adopt digital technologies.

Ahead of second close, German-backed climate fund bets on Indian ag

A vehicle being raised by Switzerland’s Blue Orchard has taken a 27% stake in a weather analytics start-up to help farmers combat India’s ‘leading national security challenge.’

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Chicago Forum: ‘This is the institutional roll-up finally happening’

Less active as competitors for land and facing succession issues, US farmers are giving a jolt to the market by divesting assets, panelists said at the Agri Investor Forum.

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