June 27, 2022
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Detroit Zoo moves birds inside due to Avian Influenza concerns

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development confirmed Thursday avian influenza virus was identified in a backyard flock ...
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Air Pollution May Keep Insects From Stopping to Smell the Flowers

“There could also be wider ramifications,” he continues. “For example, pheromones are airborne odors produced by one insect to attract a mate of the same ...
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An Investor’s Guide to AgTech & Food Innovation – Visual Capitalist

Download the ETF Snapshot for free. The Evolution of Institutional ETF Use Cases Over the last 25 years, ETFs have exposed millions of U.S. investors ...
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Brazil plans to unleash $707 mln in fresh agriculture subsidies – source – Reuters

BRASILIA, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Brazil’s government plans to unveil 3.7 billion reais ($706.73 million) in fresh agriculture subsidies after its initial allocation for the ...
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How Preserving Agave Could Help Save an Endangered Bat

In 2019, in the journal Scientific Reports, Gómez-Ruiz and Lacher followed their earlier paper with the first study to examine how climate disruption is likely ...
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AgTech Startup, ProducePay, Launches Quick-Pay+ to Bring Instant Payment to Fresh Produce – GlobeNewswire

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ProducePay, an agriculture Marketplace dedicated to providing trade protection, capital, and market insights, for members of the produce supply chain, ...
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Charitable Offer by Melania Trump Is Rejected, a Move She Calls ‘Politics’

WASHINGTON — An Oklahoma school that specializes in teaching advanced computer science skills has rejected an offered donation by Melania Trump, who said on Friday ...
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Africa AgTech & Inclusive Insurance Challenge 2022 (up to $25,000) – Opportunity Desk

Deadline: February 16, 2022 Applications are invited for the Africa AgTech & Inclusive Insurance Challenge 2022. The Challenge aims to celebrate and support young entrepreneurs ...
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Canadian AgTech Companies Invest in Autonomous Operational Planning Software – Precision Farming Dealer

Vancouver, BC – Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster is proud to announce an investment in the world’s first interactive, operational planning software for autonomous agriculture. The ...
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AgriFORCE Growing Systems Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Delphy, a Leading European Agriculture/Horticulture and AgTech Consulting Firm – Yahoo Finance

Agriforce Growing Systems Ltd. Acquisition to add multinational operations with 2020 annual revenues of US$26 million and EBITDA of US$3 million (IFRS-based) VANCOUVER, British Columbia, ...
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