The investment includes an equity and revenue sharing agreement with a non-profit organization that provides training and support formerly gang members.
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The infusion of capital will support efforts to commercialize carinata as a sustainable feedstock for bio jet fuels and animal feed.
The funds will help fund a new US headquarters, boost production at Inocucor’s Montreal pilot production and R&D facility, and increase staff.
Lewis & Clark Ventures and Prelude Ventures co-led the funding round.
Canadian prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in attendance at the inauguration of the Anjou greenhouse, as the investment was made possible in part due to the reinstatement of a federal tax credit supporting VC funding.
Cool Planet’s products nurture beneficial microbes in soil to help retain water and keep nutrients in the root zone for a longer period of time.
The funding supports FarmLead’s expansion into the US market through the upcoming opening of its US headquarters in Chicago.
Epicrop science adds epigenetic information directly to seeds of commercial varieties without adding genetic material, which could potentially change consumer perceptions.
Google Ventures (now GV) also led the company’s Series B round in May 2015, and has invested frequently in other data-driven agri companies.
Boragen will initially focus on mitigating fungicide resistance while reducing the overall amount of chemicals applied per acre of land.