Gates Foundation extends sorghum research with a $6.1 million grant to the Danforth Center

In Missouri, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center received a three-year $6.1 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to expand and...

Spensa Technologies releases an insect phenology model to predict patterns in near real-time

In Indiana, Spensa Technologies Inc. announced a new insect phenology model that more accurately predicts insect patterns in near real-time. The new capabilities allow...

Logiag receives Canadian government funding to commercialize laser-based soil analysis

In Canada, Logiag Inc. received a repayable contribution of $470,000 from the Government of Canada to commercialize a laser-based soil analysis system that replaces...

Monsanto and NRGene enhance plant breeding with genome analysis technology

In Missouri, Monsanto Company reached a non-exclusive, multi-year global licensing agreement with Israel-based NRGene that allows NRGene’s genome analysis technology to enhance Monsanto’s ability...

SmartFirmer by Precision Planting senses while it plants

In Illinois, Precision Planting, a unit of the Climate Corporation, launched SmartFirmer, a seed firmer with onboard sensors to map the soil as the...

Cargill highlights progress on eliminating deforestation in its global supply chain

In Minnesota, Cargill issued their first Cargill Report on Forests that presents its efforts to eliminate deforestation from its supply chains. The report covers...

The Climate Corporation announces global expansion and a robust R & D pipeline

In California, The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto Company unveiled more than thirty-five research and development projects in its pipeline and announced plans...

Agribotix and senseFly launch an integrated agriculture drone and data analysis bundle

In Colorado, Agribotix partnered with Switzerland-based senseFly to offer an end-to-end data capture, analysis and reporting platform that is optimized for the early identification...

Next Generation Farming and Sweet Leaf Hydroponics offer turnkey smart greenhouses

In California, Zerez Holdings announced a co-marketing and sales agreement with Sweet Leaf Hydroponics for the smart greenhouse technology manufactured by Zerez’s subsidiary Next...

J & J Innovation announces new collaborations including the microbiome and immunotherapy

In New Jersey, Johnson & Johnson Innovation LLC announced 15 new collaborations spanning scientific areas including 3D printing, the microbiome and immunotherapy. These collaborations,...

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