Sprout partner family grows for 2019
Sprout diagnostics company secures $900k seed funding
Sprout is excited to announce a new member to the Corporate Partner family.
The Central Economic Development Agency (CEDA) is focused on driving and facilitating economic growth in Palmerston North and Manawatu, with the aim of becoming New Zealand’s most progressive region by 2025. CEDA’s goal is to build a strong foundation for a long-term, sustainable, thriving economy.
Sprout accelerates technologies for a sustainable, healthier primary industry
Koru Diagnostics Ltd recently closed a $900k seed funding round, supported by MIG Angels and other private investors from Wellington & Hawke's Bay.
Agtech Hackathon returns for a second year
Sprout companies and the technologies they are developing have the environment and sustainability at the very core.
Over three years Sprout has been accelerating agritech businesses that are developing technology which enable farmers to be more productive, with less resources. The net result is a productive primary industries that's reducing its impact on the environment.
Why is technology adoption on farm an issue?
PALMERSTON NORTH, MANAWATU March 16th, 2018 – By connecting IT experts, software developers and corporates with smart farmers and growers in a hackathon style, they’re given the opportunity to solve industry problems that can help further develop agriculture in our country in an accelerated amount of time.
Nine companies selected for Sprout Agritech Accelerator
The Sprout team were invited to speak at the Future Farms conference in Palmerston North, which is held as part of NZ AgriFood Week. It was a pleasure to be asked to speak about the status of the Agritech ecosystem.
Our message was simple, the ecosystem is thriving.
This year the Selection Committee have chosen nine companies to take part in the Sprout Agritech Accelerator.
More than 80 agritech start-ups from across New Zealand and around the globe applied to be part of the third cohort of the annual Sprout Agritech Accelerator.