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Bayer, DuPont Back $15 Million Ag-Tech Fund

As part of a $15 million effort to make agriculture more productive and sustainable, Bayer and DuPont have partnered with ag-tech venture capital firm Finistere Ventures, Cloud Break Advisors to launch an ag-tech accelerator fund.

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Farm Data Means Big Bucks for Big Data Firms

Big Data companies such as Deere & Co and Monsanto’s Climate Corporation, which have partnered with farmers, retain ultimate control over growers’ field data they collect that could be worth billions — and that doesn’t sit well with farmers, Reuters reports. The companies’ tools help with precision planting, improved fuel … Read more »

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Non-GMO Food Market to Hit $800 Billion by 2017

Global sales of non-GMO food and beverage products will double to $800 billion by 2017, growth largely driven by demand in Europe and the US, according to a report by Packaged Facts. The report, Non-GMO Foods: Global Market Perspective, says European consumers have rejected foods made using ingredients with genetically … Read more »