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EASTON, Md; March 3, 2021The Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center (ESEC), announced three of the Subject Matter Expert (SME) companies that will be providing services to the constituents of ESEC’s new Chesapeake Agricultural Innovation Center (CAIC).“We are pleased to welcome Grow and Fortify, Cureate, and Kitchen Table Consultants as the...

Danone has been crafting pledge after pledge on sustainability, urging its rival big food conglomerates to follow suit. Recently recognized for its work reducing deforestation, the French multinational last year launched a coalition to look into the widespread adoption of regenerative agriculture practices in the dairy sector. @F3TechMD #agtech #agritech #agribusiness...

Ag Innovation Challenge WebinarJoin us for  30-minute webinar where  you will follow the success of HiveLend, a Maryland agritech startup that made it to the Final Four Stage at last year's Ag Innovation Challenge during the American Farm Bureau's annual convention. HiveLend attributes participation in last year’s challenge to their...

Recently, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced the grantees under the U.S. Economic Development Administration’s 2019 Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) program competition. F³ Tech was announced as one of the i6 Challenge grantees receiving $468,500 in federal funding in addition to $469,960 from a local matching grant. The dynamic Farm-Fish-Food...

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...

Join us Nov. 28 for a rare opportunity to hear Silicon Valley attorney, author and agriculture advocate Roger Royse speak at Maryland’s 3rd regional F3 Tech Symposium. Learn how “new advances in AI, biotech, drone technology, satellites and IoT have transformed the way food is produced, managed and distributed” –...

Pilot program provides economic incentives and operational support to jump-start innovative companiesFive Maryland start-ups took a big leap forward to launch their respective businesses and establish Maryland as a hub for emerging agriculture and aquaculture technologies. Admitted to the first F³ Tech Accelerator, the cohorts accepted into the four-month program...

Food growers, investors and technologists convene to create new tech industry  The Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center (ESEC), TEDCO and MidAtlantic Farm Credit will convene investors, entrepreneurs, watermen, farmers, academics and service providers at the third regional F³ Tech Symposium “Agriculture & Aquaculture: The Newest Emerging Technology Sector" on Wednesday, November...