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$145K in Startup Funds Available; Apply by July 31The American Farm Bureau Federation, in partnership with Farm Credit, has opened online applications for the 2021 Farm Bureau Ag Innovation Challenge. This national business competition showcases U.S. startup companies that are addressing challenges faced by America’s farmers, ranchers and rural communities....

First accelerator cohort tailored for agritech and aquatech start-ups showcases program successBaltimore, Maryland (December 21, 2018) – Five Baltimore start-up companies took a big leap forward to launch their respective new businesses as graduates of Maryland’s first F3 (farm, fish and food) Tech Accelerator during a Demo Day presentation and...

Participants in agriculture accelerator form company to benefit beekeepers and farmers When two Venture for America (VFA) Fellows from the Mid-West met in Baltimore, the result was sweeter than honey. Dawn Musil and Nick Zajciw discovered their shared passion for apiculture – aka beekeeping – on opening day of their VFA...

[caption id="attachment_3048" align="alignright" width="200"] Doug Zeisel[/caption][caption id="attachment_3049" align="alignleft" width="200"] Rob Meissner[/caption]Meet Cykloburn Technologies Partners Rob Meissner and Doug Zeisel who are developing a green tech solution that makes chicken litter more profitable for poultry farmers.Giving farmers a profitable and environmentally sound method for disposing chicken litter is one of the...