The impact investor is supporting a Senegalese rice miller and a Mozambican livestock company as part of an $11.5m program complementing its main investment activity.
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The Indian private equity firm has made its first investment in ag tech by backing newly-established Gobasco, a company focused on optimizing India’s agri supply chain.
The acquisition will enable the Chicago-based pork rind manufacturer to grow its product line and its West Coast presence.
More than 35 Māori groups have committed to the private equity vehicle that NZ Super helped launch as part of its Investment Hub initiative.
Two board members of the Agricultural Data Coalition speak of ways farmers can monetize what they’ve so far been giving out for free – and what that means for the rest of the industry.
The development bank is considering a cash infusion to finance an infrastructure upgrade at the country’s largest grain trader, a project estimated to cost $140m.
The New Zealand co-operative’s €7m capital injection will provide Rokiskio with funds for a tech upgrade and international expansion.
After providing $40m to GNT in 2015, the development bank has approved a fresh infusion of funds to help the grain operator improve its infrastructure.
Farmobile has now secured $28m, part of which will go towards automating ‘the world’s first marketplace for agronomic data.’
The Spark portfolio company is venturing into new business channels as demand grows for indoor farming produce.