October 24, 2018

SafeTraces launches sanitation verification system

SafeTraces is promoting its new-to-market sanitation verification solution and its patented DNA barcode application system for fresh produce items. The company’s solution puts a DNA-based tracer […]
October 18, 2018

Food traceability firm SafeTraces receives $10m in financing round

“US food traceability company SafeTraces has secured $10 million in a funding round led by S2G Ventures and Bunge Ventures, the venture capital arm of Bunge. […]
October 10, 2018

St. Louis company Benson Hill Biosystems raises $60 million in venture funding

…Sanjeev Krishnan, Managing Director at S2G Ventures said in a press release, “Consumer demand for healthier and more sustainable food choices creates opportunity across many crops […]
October 2, 2018

Six Technologies That Could Shake the Food World

WSJ Reports: Technology “…The food industry has been taking heat from consumers and critics who are demanding healthier ingredients, transparency about where their meals come from […]
August 29, 2018

CALLING ALL ENTREPRENEURS – AgSharks Competition Offers $250,000 Minimum Investment for AgTech Startups

Western Growers (WG) has partnered with S2G Ventures (Seed 2 Growth) to host the 2018 AgSharks™ Competition, a challenge where start-up companies can compete for a […]
August 16, 2018

Climate Corp’s Former Head of Product Joins Arable as CEO

Jim Ethington, former head of product at Monsanto’s digital agriculture division The Climate Corporation, dishes on his experience, Climate Corp, and why he joined Arable. read full article
July 24, 2018

DowDuPont’s Mick Messman joins start-up GreenLight Biosciences

GreenLight Biosciences, Inc., a biotechnology company developing RNA-based products for agricultural and pharmaceutical applications, today announced that Mick Messman has joined the Company as Chief Commercial Officer. Mr. […]
July 3, 2018

Produce Industry Ripe For Innovation

How can you drive the industry forward? S2G Blog – July 3, 2018 Consumer purchasing of healthy and ‘fresh’ products is on the rise, in fact […]
June 22, 2018

Inside the Science of Apeel, The Coating That Keeps Your Avocados Fresh!

“…Rotting produce is an inevitability—I for one wouldn’t trust fruit that lasts forever—but that doesn’t mean we have to give in to the forces of decay […]