October 20, 2017

Six AgTech Companies Selected to Compete in New AgSharks™ Competition

Western Growers and S2G Ventures have selected the six finalists who will be competing in AgSharks™ for equity investments totaling up to $250,000 to support the development and […]
October 19, 2017

Benson Hill Biosystems Launches Edit Complete Genome Editing System

Benson Hill Biosystems announced the commercial launch of Edit, powered by CropOS, the first complete genome editing system made accessible to partners for the development of […]
October 19, 2017

MycoTech Closes a $42M Series B

Last month, MycoTechnology announced they had closed $35M in financing with some of the top food investors from around the world. The over-subscribe round caught the attention […]
October 19, 2017

SafeTraces Raises $6.5m Series A for Traceability Tech

San Francisco-based traceability technology SafeTraces has raised $6.5 million in a Series A round led by impact investor Omidyar Network.  Agrifood tech investors S2G Ventures and Maumee Ventures, along with UL Ventures, City Light Capital, […]
September 21, 2017

S2G Ventures announced $180M Close on Fund II; Expands Team

Multi-stage food and agriculture-focused venture firm S2G Ventures announced a $180 million close on its second fund, and the addition of Aaron Rudberg to the team […]
September 20, 2017

MycoTechnology plans to use US$35 million funding for mushroom protein plant

MycoTechnology, an American company that uses mushrooms to improve the taste of food and drinks, closed a US$35 million Series B round of financing with food […]
September 19, 2017

S2G Ventures Secures $180 million for Fund II; Adds Rudberg as Managing Director and COO

S2G Ventures (Seed to Growth) a leading multi-stage investment firm focused on the food and agriculture industry, announced today that it closed on an additional $180 […]
February 8, 2017

Food maker’s VC fund leads $4.2M investment in ‘superfood’ startup

A food maker’s recently announced venture capital fund has made its first investment. Eighteen94 capital, the VC fund of Battle Creek-based Kellogg Company, said last month […]
October 6, 2016

Startups Are Finding a Powerful Partner in This Hidden Corner of the Food Economy

For decades there has been a tried and true path for natural food companies looking to grow: Start in your hometown’s natural food store. Next, try […]