Danish wireless sensor startup Webstech has been acquired by TeleSense, a US-based IoT company that specialises in solutions to improve grain storage. TeleSense plans to integrate Webstech’s products into its offering to offer a suite of sensor tech for grain storage facilities. Webstech CEO Thomas Kylling, who has a background in agriculture, will now join […]
Moscow-based iFarm Project has raised a $1 million round led by Gagarin Capital in support of their urban farming technologies. The iFarm Project’s fully automated vertical farms and year-round greenhouses enable fresh produce to be grown directly in the city, close to consumers. iFarm distinguishes itself from other offerings on the market for both their […]
Five Seasons Ventures has announced that it has closed its first VC fund at €60 million to invest in early stage European food and agritech startups. The new Paris-based firm will target startups working on new food products, processes, and supply chain challenges. Backers in the fund include the European Investment Fund, Nestlé, Fondo Italiano […]
KisanHub, a UK agritech startup, has raised £1.75 million led by Notion Capital and IQ Capital with participation from Calibrate Management. The new funds will be invested in the development of its Crop Intelligence Platform, a data-driven analytical tool for producers and suppliers to predict their farming operations. It has around 3,000 users. The Cambridge-based […]
Tech.eu contributor Victoria Vzyatysheva has compiled a list of 10 interesting European startups focused on ‘agritech’, or technology that caters to the needs of the global agriculture industry.