agritech

Planting the seeds for the future of farming

NELSON Lim, who co-founded an agritech startup in Singapore, likes to joke that his crops are incredibly pampered.

Temasek invests in China fund aimed at developing agrifood technology

TEMASEK Holdings is making a further push into the agrifood space, with its participation in the US$30 million first close of a new fund to develop agrifood technology in China.

Temasek, Heritas Capital invest in China agrifood tech fund by Bits x Bites

CHINESE venture capital Bits x Bites has achieved the US$30 million first close of its new US$70 million fund to grow agrifood technology in China.

ESG sets aside over S$55m for local agriculture, aquaculture firms

ENTERPRISE Singapore (ESG) has set aside over S$55 million to accelerate the growth of promising local agriculture and aquaculture companies by "developing their innovation capabilities to grow...

Insectta sees a big future from small insects

IN THE years to come, semiconductors used in devices such as phones and computers, and protein and probiotics used in animal feed additives, could be made from the larvae of black soldier flies...

Polybee on lookout for investors to seed drone-powered pollination

[SEA?]TOMATO farmers have long known that the wing beats of bumblebees trigger pollination in their crops and bump up yields.

New 18ha innovation park for agri-tech sector

FOOD and agri-technology is a new growth sector and potential export industry that Singapore is exploring, with a new 18 hectare innovation park in Sungei Kadut, Senior Minister of State for Trade...

New innovation park, steering committee for Singapore agri-tech sector

FOOD and agri-technology is a new growth sector and potential export industry that Singapore is entering, with an upcoming 18 hectare innovation park in Sungei Kadut and a multi-agency steering...

Keep calm and carrot on: how agritech could transform farming in Singapore

And yet when it comes down to it, most of us in Singapore might go our whole lives never being in the presence of a crops farm or livestock. A single mysterious wild cow on Coney Island - which...

Trendlines eyes agritech startups in Singapore

AFTER making headway into the agritech scene in Israel, having amassed 21 companies in its portfolio, Catalist-listed startup incubator Trendlines is now shifting its focus to Singapore, said its...

Trendlines seeks investors' patience amid weak share price

CATALIST-listed startup incubator Trendlines on Wednesday urged investors to have patience and trust that the market will catch on to the company's business model - even as Trendlines stock, which...