In The News
We have a lot to say about food and agriculture. And we are continuing to invest in companies working to build a more stable, resilient, sustainable and healthy system. See our latest news and points of view from the media outlets kind enough to share them.
GUEST POST: The Alternative Future of Meat
A market with a variety of alternative meat sources provides ultimate flexibility for the consumer, and several emerging technologies have a role to play in the meat supply chain of the future.
Blending proteins to formulate the best alternatives
Partners are plenty for pea protein. S2G's Managing Director Matthew Walker provides perspective on the role of cell-based meat.
Food Business News
Meat Grown in Israeli Bioreactors Is Coming to American Diners
An Israeli startup wants to replace chicken coops, barns and slaughterhouses with bioreactors to churn out cell-based meat for American diners. Future Meat Technologies Ltd. is in talks with U.S. regulators to start offering its products in restaurants by the end of next year.
S2G Ventures’ Oceans & Seafood Fund unveils 5 inaugural investments
US agrifoodtech investor S2G Ventures has unveiled the first deals made out if its new $100 million fund dedicated to supporting the burgeoning ‘blue economy,’ which aims to improve the health and viability of marine ecosystems.
Moleaer Raises $9 Million For Its Sustainable Nanobubble Systems
The startup hopes to expand its sales team and continue researching new potential uses for the budding scientific field.
Moleaer raises $9M for nanobubbles that enable sustainable food production and better water treatment
Moleaer raised $9 million for nanobubbles that enable sustainable food production, better water treatment, and richer natural resources.
ViAqua gets $4.3 million investment from S2G Ventures and Thai Union for shrimp health platform
S2G Ventures, Thai Union and Agriline have invested $4.3 million in ViAqua Therapeutics to help develop its RNA-based shrimp health platform and bring other health and nutrition projects closer to commercialisation.
The Fish Site
Sentera closes $25m Series C round to scale its digital platform for agronomists
Sentera today announced a $25 million Series C financing co-led by Canadian pension fund manager Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and US agrifoodtech VC S2G Ventures.
$10.5m fundraise helps GEM take on ‘reductionist’ supplement industry with whole food bites featuring ‘untapped’ ingredients
An infusion of $10.5m in seed funding will accelerate the consumer life sciences company GEM’s mission to overhaul the $140.3b supplement market by replacing “reductionist” pills, tablets and candies with whole food bites designed to improve the health of people and the planet.
Capital-Intensive Agriculture Sector Plants Seeds For More SPACs In 2021
Recent mergers in the vertical indoor farm space are among a growing number of agricultural and food-related technology startups that are choosing SPACs, also known as blank-check companies, as their path to the public markets.