20 stories about Agritech
Scott Rickards

OurCrowd and Waterfund launch $50 million partnership for agtech and water projects in the Middle East

The partnership will dedicate the funds to 15 separate projects that are related to water-investment products in the region
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Robotics startup brings Israeli twist to agricultural drones

27.12.20|Yafit Ovadia
Blue White Robotics completed its first pollination of dates using drones and is bringing Israel’s military specialty in UAVs to the agricultural sector
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Israeli tech companies should heed China’s calls to ‘Go West’ urges Chengdu trade envoy

22.11.20|Allon Sinai
Agriculture, water, life sciences, cleantech, medical equipment and automotive are among the leading sectors in which Israeli companies are active in southwest China
ויקראם שרוף Vikram Shroff יו"ר UPL כנס אמירויות

UPL director optimistic about potential agritech collaborations between Israel and UAE

The company’s director shares some of his predictions about the countries and any role they might play together
Seach Medical Farm

Israel cannabiz leader Seach plans to expand into Europe

28.07.20|James Spiro
Seach Medical Group produces optimized medical cannabis for a variety of ailments, including autism for which it is currently testing with 100 children and teens
מימין מייסדי GreenEye גריין איי אלון קליין אורבך יואב הלוי ו יצחק חייט

Crop Protection Startup Greeneye Technology Raises $7 Million

26.05.20|Adi Pick
Greeneye utilizes artificial intelligence and deep learning technologies to revolutionize the weed control process in agriculture, shifting from the current practice of wasteful spraying of pesticides to accurately detect and spray weeds in real-time
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New Israeli Agtech Innovation Center to Focus on Desert and Marine Agriculture, and Cannabis Cultivation

The total investment in the planning and establishment of the center will be around $5 million
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Seedo to Offer Consumer Leasing on Home Cannabis Farming Device

06.08.19|Tzally Greenberg
Seedo develops an automated device approximately the size of a mini-fridge for farming cannabis at home under controlled conditions
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Shenzhen-Listed Chengdu Wintrue to Scout for Israeli Agritech Startups

06.08.19|Adi Pick
A delegation of executives from Chengdu Wintrue will is set to arrive in Israel next week to meet with Israeli agritech startups
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JVP Partners With Netafim to Scout for Agritech, Foodtech Startups in the Galilee

JVP Chairman Erel Margalit and Netafim CEO Ran Maidan announced the partnership at an event celebrating the construction of a new foodtech hub in Kiryat Shmona
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Drip Irrigation Company Netafim Wins $100 Million Irrigation Contract in India

12.03.19|Navit Zomer
The smart irrigation pioneer will install precision irrigation systems in 100 villages across India as part of a community irrigation project
כנרת טבריה גליל ישראל

A Tech Hub on the Banks of the Sea of Galilee Announces Agritech Venture Fund

07.03.19|Amarelle Wenkert
The Kinneret Innovation Center, located in the Jordan Valley and backed by local kibbutzim, is looking to raise $50 million to invest in agritech startups
מייסדי טרניס TARANIS אופיר שלם אלי בורצ'ין איל כרמי אסף הורוביץ

Agricultural Intelligence Company Taranis Raises $20 Million

06.11.18|Hagar Ravet
Taranis operates an agriculture intelligence system that uses computer vision and deep learning algorithms to detect early signs of crop risk factors
חממת גידול קנאביס

Five Growing Sectors in Israeli Tech

31.08.18|Orr Hirschauge
From blockchain to cannabis, new domains take root in Israeli tech, building on local market strengths
 טלי נחושתן מנכ"לית InnovoPro תחרות פודטק 2018

Alternative Protein Startups Win Calcalist’s Foodtech Innovation Competition

09.08.18|Tomer Hadar, Naomi Zoref, and Inbal Omer
InnovoPro, which develops a technology for extracting concentrated protein from chickpeas, and Hargol FoodTech, a commercial grasshopper farming startup, were selected out of 10 finalists
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Meet the 10 Finalists of Calcalist’s Foodtech Innovation Competition

06.08.18|Omer Kabir
Israeli food processing company Tnuva will join Calcalist on Wednesday to announce the winners of the competition
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Plant Breeding Startup Rootility Raises $10 Million

08.05.18|Amarelle Wenkert
The Israel-based company develops root-focused plant breeding methods that increase crop yields, and improve plant tolerances to heat, cold, and soil borne diseases
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Drip-Irrigation Pioneer Netafim Unveils Automated Irrigation System

08.05.18|Amarelle Wenkert
The system provides farmers with real-time recommendations sent to a mobile app, based on data gathered from sensors
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American Food Corporation Tyson Backs Israeli Lab Meat Startup

02.05.18|Amarelle Wenkert
Jerusalem-based Future Meat Technologies aims to reduce the costs of producing meat in laboratories to $5 per kilogram
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Agritech Drone Startup Aerodrome Monitors Crops From the Sky

16.03.18|Hagar Ravet
Drones are the future of agriculture, said Roy Degani, CEO of drones developer Aerodrome, during Calcalist's Mind the Tech conference held this week in New York