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Joseph James and startup ATP-MD seeks to commercialize a recently-patented Combined Remediation Biomass and Bio-Product Production (CRBBP) Process, for an innovative application on-site, at coal-fired power plants, to reduce their adverse environmental impacts.  ATP-MD participated in F³ Tech's 2019 Pre-Accelerator program.  Being accepted into the Climate Change Investment Initiative will...

MidAtlantic Farm Credit (MAFC) has just released a new video on the 2019 Ag Showcase held at the Rural Maryland Council's Rural Summit in December.  The video highlights the Crowd Choice, Ovipost, a company that participated in the 2019 F³ Tech Accelerator.  Ovipost's Trina Chiasson, Founder and CEO, takes a...

Nine companies are working to automate farm chores like picking rocks or maneuvering a grain cart. @F3TechMD #agtech #agritech #agribusiness #f3tech Source: Robots on the rise...

Since water is the main carrier of nutrients, it’s essential that the water have as few impurities as possible. Poor water quality may cause plants to suffer from stunted growth, nutrient deficiencies, bacterial contamination and more! Water quality is frequently overlooked by new hydroponic farmers. Most people assume their tap water will...

Bethesda Green is very excited to announce the launch of its 2020 Summer Speaker Series: Tackling Environmental Challenges Through Sustainable Entrepreneurship.In this five-part series, which kicks off July 28th, they are bringing together founders, industry experts, and policy makers for conversations that will inspire, motivate, and educate all who attend.Series...

F3 Tech Accelerator connects industry to innovators through mentorship, professional services for early-stage companies and funding. Chris Hlubb, the program director of F3 Tech Accelerator shares more details with us in an exclusive interview with TechBullion. @F3TechMD #agtech #agritech #agribusiness #f3tech Source: FUNDING AND SUPPORT FOR EARLY-STAGE COMPANIES; INTERVIEW WITH THE PROGRAM...

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...

The 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. Farm Bureau will award $145,000 in startup funds...