Agritech

MDEC's business mission a success, brings in qualified opportunities
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation, through its recent business mission to Indonesia, claimed to have garnered over US$22.7 million (RM100 million) in qualified digital opportunities. 
Malaysian agritech, IRGA completes acquisition of Kingoya Enterprise as part of global expansion
Positions as end-to-end solutions provider to global agricultural interests Aims to develop slate of technological innovations to reshape industry
Singapore based co-farming startup Fefifo raises US$3.1 mil
Help smallholder farmers & agriculture grads start modern farms RHL Ventures as lead investor, eye on food security for Malaysia
Dana Penjana Nasional raises US$206mil in first close
The DPN, a matching funds-of-funds programme aimed at bridging funding gap in Malaysia, has raised first close amount exceeding its targets
MDEC, CIMB bolster digital capabilities for farmers
MDEC and CIMB Bank Group’s initiative on digital agriculture has yielded strong results, and help empower digital adoption among farmers
Gerard Lim’s Agroz Group goes big into indoor vertical farming in Malaysia
Aims to build 100k sq ft of farms in mid to upper income neighbourhoods To raise US$39mil, provide food security and create high valued jobs
Agritech startup Fefifo closes ECF campaign with staggering 1,031% of initial funding
The co-farming company’s crowdfunding campaign at Ata Plus raised a significant amount through 53 investors.
Poladrone unleashes the Oryctes agricultural spot precision drone
The rhinoceros beetle is a pest to oil palm plantations; Poladrone’s latest innovation utilises RTK positioning to monitor and provide spot spraying to keep them at bay.
TaniHub Group Raises US$17mil in Series A Extension Round
Roll out 3 new hubs to deepen coverage, provide smoother end-to-end supply chain process Building ecosystem to revitalize Indonesia’s agriculture system, farmers productivity & income
MaGIC and 1337 Ventures spurs innovation in agriculture
Ten day bootcamp with corporate partners, product development, market access Technological invention and innovation integral in keeping agriculture space healthy
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