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

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 22, 2017

Fortune Term Sheet – Friday, September 22

S2G Ventures, a Chicago-based venture capital firm, raised $180 million for its second fund. Aaron Rudberg joined S2G Ventures as a managing director and chief operating […]
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 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 10, 2016

Tyson Foods, a Meat Leader, Invests in Protein Alternatives

Tyson Foods appears to be the first big meat company to invest in a business that, among other things, aims to reduce consumption of chicken, beef and […]
October 10, 2016

Tyson Foods Invests in Startup Beyond Meat

Tyson Foods Inc., the largest U.S. meat company by sales, on Monday said it took a 5% stake in Beyond Meat, a purveyor of plant-based burger […]