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Zero-input underwater farms, which means growing food without the need for freshwater, fertilizer, or feed, could be the most sustainable way to produce food in the era of climate change. The crops, which soak up greenhouse gases, further help rebalance and rebuild local ecosystems. @F3TechMD #agtech #agritech #agribusiness #f3tech Source: Like underwater...

November, 2020 Cohort: Maryland COVID Resiliency & Response I-Corps Short Course The Maryland Covid Resiliency & Response I-Corps short course is meant for teams/entrepreneurs that are exploring innovations that are responding to COVID 19 to pivoting because of it. Those interested may use the application link below or this link. Applications close...

Join Anchor Ventures and BBC for our final SBIR Training.October 29 | 4 - 5:30 p.m.Commercialization PlanningCommercialization and transition plans arekey differentiators in the SBIR/STTR programs.Join us to learn what the agencies are looking forand how to develop good plans. REGISTER Securing nondilutive R&D funding from a government program is highly competitive...

NOAA has released its latest Notice of Federal Opportunity (NOFO) under the Small Business Innovation Research Program.  Grants provided under this program benefit small businesses in the execution of NOAA's mission.We encourage US small businesses to take a look and consider submitting a proposal:https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=noaa%20sbirFor more information about the NOAA SBIR...

Maryland's Animal Waste Technology Fund is accepting animal waste technology grant proposals for State Fiscal Year 2021. Vendors, businesses, and individuals offering technologies that demonstrate innovative, economically feasible animal waste projects should apply. @f3techMD #agritech #agriculture #manure #animalwasteSource: Animal Waste Technology Fund...

The average venture capital firm screens 350 companies and makes only four investments in any given year. A recent study from the Journal of Financial Economics surveyed 885 institutional venture capitalists and 681 firms on how they make their investment decisions. The results showed that when selecting investments, VCs focus more on the management team than business-related characteristics like...

The Coronavirus pandemic and a shortage of agricultural workers has led to a spike in interest and investment in farm robotics and automation. Learn more. @F3TechMD #agtech #agritech #agribusiness #f3tech Source: Farm robots given Covid-19 boost...