Rocket Seeder will guide those working on ideas around personalised nutrition, snacking on the go, healthy ageing, and sustainable consumption & packaging.
FluroSat has raised $1.5 million from the CSIRO’s Main Sequence Ventures, AirTree Ventures, and a group of strategic investors in the agricultural space led by Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) to help further develop its technology.
Through a monthly subscription service, Farmwall supplies cafes and restaurants with a vertical farm which can be used to grow fresh herbs and microgreens.
CropLogic has released its prospectus ahead of its proposed ASX listing, as the business looks to raise up to $8 million with shares at $0.20 each.
We all know kids will think and believe some crazy things, but some things are crazier than others: a survey of year six kids conducted in 2012 for the Australian Council for Educational Research found 27 percent believe yoghurt grows on trees, while three quarters believe cotton is an animal product. Looking to fill these […]
Thinking it was ridiculous he was still using pen and paper to track his flock, Katanning sheep farmer Allan Wilson began looking into building an app to replace his notebook in 2013. The result, released late last year, is MyMobTracker.
Sydney startup Full Profile is one of Australia’s only companies that is creating solutions for the cross sections of fintech and agritech. Using blockchain technology and smart contracts, Full Profile has developed a platform called AgriDigital that helps farmers get paid in real-time to solve the industry problem of counterparty risk for buyers and banks.
StartupAUS has today released a report outlining how Australia’s agtech sector can develop into a $100 billion industry by 2030. The report aims to uncover where the opportunities lie in agtech for Australian farmers to improve productivity, management and sustainability.
To breakdown and address the suicide stigma in regional and farming communities Sandpit has created a web application called The Ripple Effect. The startup is a personalised web application that presents real stories and experiences of people who have experienced suicide in their community. Each story is presented to the user in a way that is relevant to them and their relationship to the subject.
Melbourne startup AgriWebb has created a livestock management solution with full data transparency to capture information and help farmers make smarter farming decisions. The agritech startup uses an e-notebook to take the pain out of cattle and sheep record keeping, allowing farmers to focus on their enterprise rather than audits and compliance.
Cultivate Farms is simply described by its cofounders Sam Marwood and Tim and Tegan Hicks as a new financial model for the purchasing of farms.
Farming is a multi-billion dollar industry and in terms of new technologies, the AgriTech space is one of the fastest growing on the planet right now. As the industry struggles to manage the growth of the world’s food resources in trying conditions, startups are beginning to create ways to make operations more efficient and cost effective.