Sustainable Food & AgTech Market Update – January 2019

Sustainable Food & AgTech Market Update Newsletter - January 2019

Greentech Capital Advisors’ Sustainable Food & AgTech Monthly Market Update summarizes key announcements, M&A, and capital raising activity related to sustainable agriculture, while providing detailed trading metrics on public companies across the sector.

Key Takeaways:

  • Agricultural genomics continues to an excite early stage VC investors, with Zymergen raising over $400mm in a Series C round
  • Well-capitalized startups like Indigo Agriculture continue to consider M&A as a means of achieving growth
  • Large strategics like Nestle and Ingredion, as well as small incumbents like It’s Fresh! are continuing to adopt sustainability-focused products and solutions