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, […]
October 19, 2017

Leonardo DiCaprio is getting into the vegan meat business

The CEO of Los Angeles-based Beyond Meat this week (Oct. 17) announced that DiCaprio had added the company to the list of groups that receive his […]
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 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 […]
September 18, 2017

GreenLight Biosciences Announces Series D Financing, Unveils RNA Strategy

MEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — GreenLight Biosciences, Inc. announced today the completion of its $18 million Series D round of financing led by Fall Line […]
September 18, 2017

Arable Labs Closes $4.25M Series A Round of Funding

Arable Labs Inc., a Princeton, NJ-based data-driven land management platform provider, closed a $4.25m Series A round of funding. The round was led by Middleland Capital’s […]
September 18, 2017

Fishpeople Seafood nabs $12 mln Series B

Portland, Oregon-based Fishpeople Seafood, has secured $12 million in Series B funding. Advantage Capital Agribusiness Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included […]