Growing Hemp

The wide range of industrial hemp products represent the greatest opportunity for American agricultural markets seen within the past fifty years, writes Jon Vaught.

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2019 AgFunder AgriFood Tech Innovation Awards Winners Announced – AgFunderNews

The winners of the 2019 AgFunder AgriFood Tech Innovation Awards were announced on Wednesday, March 20 at the ReThink Innovation Week in San Francisco, CA. Last year, we awarded 12 startups in 12 categories across Farm Tech, Supply Chain, and Retail & Consumer Innovation. Since then those winners have raised over $420 million, including a … Continue reading 2019 AgFunder AgriFood Tech Innovation Awards Winners Announced →

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Ag Innovation Showcase – Win $20,000

IFA and Larta Institute will select 7 cutting-edge innovative startups to present at a special Plant Nutrition Startup Showcase.  One Showcase presenter will win $20,000.

Plant nutrition startup Showcase Brought to you by the International Fertilizer Association & Larta Institute

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The Most Dangerous and Disruptive Ideas 

A recent webcast (below) by Peter Diamandis and Ray Kurzweil (co-founders of Singularity University) drove that point home and provided insight into how the future will be even more radically disruptive than anything we’ve already experienced and more so that what we can today predict.

Both base their views of the future on the notion that advances in technology are not increasing in a linear fashion, but are instead accelerating exponentially.

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AgFunder Innovation Awards at Rethink Agri-Food Innovation Week

The AgFunder Innovation Awards on March 20, 2019 bridge the World Agri-Tech and Future Food-Tech summits, as part of the Rethink Agri-Food Innovation Week in San Francisco. They recognize the innovators and entrepreneurs driving the agri-food tech industry forward. Nominated by global agrifood tech investors, winners are peer-selected through an industry vote. Free to attend for delegates.

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