Food systems, Food processing, Agricultural economics, Agriculture, Food, Food industry

Agrifood corporates turn to startups to hedge disruptions and get an edge on trends

On May 4, 2020
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The Covid-19 crisis offers a stark warning of how vulnerable the food chain is to shocks, and underscores the value of corporations' engagement with startups to spur new agri-foodtech solutions.

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Corporates turn to startups to hedge disruptions and get an edge on trends https://t.co/jxpAtGJr9v https://t.co/VUJgXSR3w7
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Agrifood corporates turn to startups to hedge disruptions and get an edge on trends

Agrifood corporates turn to startups to hedge disruptions and get an edge on trends

The Covid-19 crisis offers a stark warning of how vulnerable the food chain is to shocks, and underscores the value of corporations' engagement with startups to spur new agri-foodtech ...

Why FoodBytes! is Heading to Chicago

Why FoodBytes! is Heading to Chicago

FoodBytes! Chicago is seeking startups focused on animal health, sustainable production, robotic process automation, precision agriculture, food safety, food waste, food as medicine, sugar ...

The Weekly: August 21, 2019

The Weekly: August 21, 2019

The optimal pretreatment conditions were drying temperature at 52.5°C, plasma pretreatment time of 50 seconds, and plasma pretreatment power of 500 W. Hershey invests in two emerging snack ...

Investor rush to alternative meats and healthy eating accelerates the disruption of food systems

Investor rush to alternative meats and healthy eating accelerates the disruption of food systems

The latest global trends in impact investing and social impact in new financial markets, venture capital and impact investment funds. Join now!

Seven Mega Trends for Farming & Food in 2020 .. the next decade.

Seven Mega Trends for Farming & Food in 2020 .. the next decade.

Just days into the next decade an industry that has frequently seemed under the radar, the business of food promises to be a major topic of conversation at many tables in 2020. From Davos ...

Agritech's Silicon Valley and the future of food

Agritech's Silicon Valley and the future of food

By altering the colour of lights in his indoor grow-room, Leo Marcelis can change the smell, taste and even the vitamin content of his tomatoes.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Remarks by Frank Yiannas to the International Association for Food Protection, Louisville

Remarks by Frank Yiannas to the International Association for Food Protection, Louisville

Remarks by Frank Yiannas to the International Association for Food Protection, Louisville

Agriculture and food

Agriculture and food

The Netherlands is one of the world's largest exporters of agricultural and food products, thanks to its innovative agrifood technology. The Dutch agrifood sector is a sustainable source of ...

Food in the 21st Century: Growing Leaders to Feed the Future

Food in the 21st Century: Growing Leaders to Feed the Future

Reasons why a new holistic approach is needed to solve challenges in the food system.

Food Startups x Investors: Investing in the Future of Food

Food Startups x Investors: Investing in the Future of Food

Discover some of the top emerging Food & FoodTech startups shaping the future of food for good, hear from the founders of established startups on their experiences from founding to funding ...

The Challenge of Food Systems Research: What Difference Does It Make?

The Challenge of Food Systems Research: What Difference Does It Make?

Recent discussions on the results of food security programs devote key attention to complex interactions between policy interventions and business innovation for improving nutrition ...

Climate Change and Gene Editing Are Spurring a Tech Boom in Agriculture

Climate Change and Gene Editing Are Spurring a Tech Boom in Agriculture

The world food system is hurting. Venture capitalists smell opportunity.

Events

Events

Visit the IFST website to register for this event: http://bit.ly/2018BinstedLecture 22 Nov 2018 - Food Evolution screening and round table discussion pre-Food Matters Live, London, UK ...

18 Must-Attend Events for the Good Food Movement at #SXSW

18 Must-Attend Events for the Good Food Movement at #SXSW

Food Tank's session "Cultivating the Next Generation of Food Leaders" will bring young voices to SXSW this year with stories of hope for the future.

For a sustainable future, we need to reconnect with what we’re eating – and each other

For a sustainable future, we need to reconnect with what we’re eating – and each other

These inspirational food sharing initiatives around the world demonstrate that sustainable food system can – and should – be democratic.