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Resource Center for COVID-19 Response

Our team at AgriNovus is keeping up with available resources and opportunities that support start-ups, small businesses and Hoosiers during this time of economic disruption. In an effort to let Indiana know about the tremendous assets and assistance that our corporate and civic organizations are coordinating for COVID-19, we've compiled a list of resources that our partners have provided. [...]

March 30th, 2020|

Soy Innovation Challenge to Award Disruptive Innovators

The Soy Innovation Challenge calls on ag-tech startups and teams to disrupt the current soybean value chain and create value for soybean farmers through innovation and technology. ST. LOUIS (March 23, 2020) — U.S. soybean farmers principally are price takers in the existing soybean supply chain, without transparent access to market signals originating from end users. Similarly, the complexity of [...]

March 23rd, 2020|

CICP Closes Office; Employees to Work from Home

INDIANAPOLIS (March 16, 2020) – Central Indiana Corporate Partnership (CICP) does not have any confirmed cases of COVID-19, but in an abundance of caution we have decided to take additional measures to ensure our risk remains low and to respond to community calls for social distancing that can help block additional spread of the virus. Beginning Monday, March 16, [...]

March 16th, 2020|

AgriNovus Indiana president and CEO selected for global leadership role

Acting CEO named and national search underway INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 20, 2020) — AgriNovus Indiana, the state’s initiative to promote and accelerate the growth of the agbiosciences sector, announced in December 2019 that current president and CEO, Beth Bechdol, was confirmed by the United Nations to be the Deputy Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Rome, [...]

February 20th, 2020|

AgriNovus Seeks Content Manager

Content Manager Position: Content Manager Status: Exempt Initiative: AgriNovus Indiana Reports to: Director of Communications + Engagement, AgriNovus Indiana Job Overview AgriNovus Indiana is focused on advancing Indiana as a nationally recognized leader in the agbiosciences sector – the area where traditional agriculture and farming collides with life sciences, tech, engineering, manufacturing and science. An initiative of the Central [...]

February 13th, 2020|

Why Agtech Businesses Around The Globe Are Moving To Indiana

IEDC AgTech Plus BRANDVOICE | Paid Program When Rodrigo Iafelice dos Santos, CEO of Brazil-based agriculture technology firm Solinftec, first came to Indiana he was surprised by what he found. Sure, he expected to be in the heart of the nation’s farming industry—Indiana is home to over 56,000 farming operations on more than 15 million acres of farmland. But given that fact, [...]

February 12th, 2020|

How Indiana Is Transforming The Agriculture Workforce And The Jobs Of The Future

IEDC AgTech Plus BRANDVOICE | Paid Program At the Agbioscience Innovation Summit in Indianapolis last November, a panel of animal agtech experts discussed industry challenges. The moderator asked Clint Schwab, vice president of science and technology at The Maschhoffs, a sustainable pig production company, to expound upon them, asking, “You’ve mentioned labor and you’ve mentioned labor again, but beyond that, what [...]

February 12th, 2020|

AgriNovus Indiana adds to Board of Directors

New directors represent First Farmers Bank & Trust, Indiana Soybean Alliance/Indiana Corn Marketing Council and Solinftec INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 11, 2020) — AgriNovus Indiana, the state’s initiative to promote and accelerate the growth of the agbioscience sector, has added three new members to its board of directors: Mark “Doc” Holt, president, First Farmers Bank & Trust Courtney Kingery, CEO, Indiana [...]

February 11th, 2020|

Solinftec raises $60m as the Amazon of LatAM leads record-breaking Series B

Learn more about Solinftec Brazilian digital agtech company Solinftec has raised $60 million in funding at Series B stage to become the biggest agtech deal on record for the Latin American region. The deal surpasses the recently-closed $23 million Series B for Argentinian agribusiness marketplace Agrofy. The deal was split into a $40 million equity tranche, led by Unbox Capital, the $100 [...]

February 4th, 2020|

MEDIA INQUIRIES:

Libby Fritz
317.238.2460
lfritz@agrinovusindiana.com

QUADRANT

May 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

QUADRANT

June 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

MORE EVENTS

Resource Center for COVID-19 Response

Our team at AgriNovus is keeping up with available resources and opportunities that support start-ups, small businesses and Hoosiers during this time of economic disruption. In an effort to let Indiana know about the tremendous assets and assistance that our corporate and civic organizations are coordinating for COVID-19, we've compiled a list of resources that our partners have provided. [...]

March 30th, 2020|

Soy Innovation Challenge to Award Disruptive Innovators

The Soy Innovation Challenge calls on ag-tech startups and teams to disrupt the current soybean value chain and create value for soybean farmers through innovation and technology. ST. LOUIS (March 23, 2020) — U.S. soybean farmers principally are price takers in the existing soybean supply chain, without transparent access to market signals originating from end users. Similarly, the complexity of [...]

March 23rd, 2020|

CICP Closes Office; Employees to Work from Home

INDIANAPOLIS (March 16, 2020) – Central Indiana Corporate Partnership (CICP) does not have any confirmed cases of COVID-19, but in an abundance of caution we have decided to take additional measures to ensure our risk remains low and to respond to community calls for social distancing that can help block additional spread of the virus. Beginning Monday, March 16, [...]

March 16th, 2020|

AgriNovus Indiana president and CEO selected for global leadership role

Acting CEO named and national search underway INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 20, 2020) — AgriNovus Indiana, the state’s initiative to promote and accelerate the growth of the agbiosciences sector, announced in December 2019 that current president and CEO, Beth Bechdol, was confirmed by the United Nations to be the Deputy Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Rome, [...]

February 20th, 2020|

AgriNovus Seeks Content Manager

Content Manager Position: Content Manager Status: Exempt Initiative: AgriNovus Indiana Reports to: Director of Communications + Engagement, AgriNovus Indiana Job Overview AgriNovus Indiana is focused on advancing Indiana as a nationally recognized leader in the agbiosciences sector – the area where traditional agriculture and farming collides with life sciences, tech, engineering, manufacturing and science. An initiative of the Central [...]

February 13th, 2020|

Why Agtech Businesses Around The Globe Are Moving To Indiana

IEDC AgTech Plus BRANDVOICE | Paid Program When Rodrigo Iafelice dos Santos, CEO of Brazil-based agriculture technology firm Solinftec, first came to Indiana he was surprised by what he found. Sure, he expected to be in the heart of the nation’s farming industry—Indiana is home to over 56,000 farming operations on more than 15 million acres of farmland. But given that fact, [...]

February 12th, 2020|

How Indiana Is Transforming The Agriculture Workforce And The Jobs Of The Future

IEDC AgTech Plus BRANDVOICE | Paid Program At the Agbioscience Innovation Summit in Indianapolis last November, a panel of animal agtech experts discussed industry challenges. The moderator asked Clint Schwab, vice president of science and technology at The Maschhoffs, a sustainable pig production company, to expound upon them, asking, “You’ve mentioned labor and you’ve mentioned labor again, but beyond that, what [...]

February 12th, 2020|

AgriNovus Indiana adds to Board of Directors

New directors represent First Farmers Bank & Trust, Indiana Soybean Alliance/Indiana Corn Marketing Council and Solinftec INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 11, 2020) — AgriNovus Indiana, the state’s initiative to promote and accelerate the growth of the agbioscience sector, has added three new members to its board of directors: Mark “Doc” Holt, president, First Farmers Bank & Trust Courtney Kingery, CEO, Indiana [...]

February 11th, 2020|

Solinftec raises $60m as the Amazon of LatAM leads record-breaking Series B

Learn more about Solinftec Brazilian digital agtech company Solinftec has raised $60 million in funding at Series B stage to become the biggest agtech deal on record for the Latin American region. The deal surpasses the recently-closed $23 million Series B for Argentinian agribusiness marketplace Agrofy. The deal was split into a $40 million equity tranche, led by Unbox Capital, the $100 [...]

February 4th, 2020|

QUADRANT

May 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

QUADRANT

June 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

MORE EVENTS

MEDIA INQUIRIES:

Libby Fritz
317.238.2460
lfritz@agrinovusindiana.com