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Showcase Winners Highlight Variety in Agbiosciences

An ag startup that originated at Purdue University was one of the big winners at Tuesday's Ag+Bio+Science Start-up Showcase in Indianapolis. NutraMaize, which specializes in non-GMO orange corn won the People's Choice award and $2,000 at the event hosted by AgriNovus Indiana. The company's main product, Professor Torbert's Orange Corn, was developed by Purdue agronomy professor Torbert [...]

April 25th, 2019|

AgriNovus Indiana releases comprehensive assessment of the entrepreneurial ecosystem for Indiana’s agbiosciences

AgriNovus Indiana today released a study providing an extensive assessment of the Indiana agbiosciences entrepreneurial ecosystem. AgriNovus commissioned the study to better understand the environment needed for innovation and entrepreneurship to thrive in Indiana. Entrepreneurial ventures have been found to be key drivers of new technology and also job creation. The study found that in order for Indiana to [...]

April 11th, 2019|

CICP releases 2018 annual report

Click here to download the CICP 2018 Annual Report 2018 has seen continued progress, and it has been an especially productive year for CICP, its projects and its initiatives (AgriNovus Indiana, Ascend Indiana, BioCrossroads, Conexus Indiana, Energy Systems Network and TechPoint). The early 2018 launch of Bruce Katz and Jeremy Nowak’s book, The New Localism—with its extensive focus on CICP as a global [...]

March 27th, 2019|

AgriNovus Indiana adds to Board of Directors, Innovation Council and names Executive Committee Leadership

New directors are from First Farmers Bank & Trust and Ice Miller LLP; a Pennsylvania-based liquid biofertilizer company, EnviroKure, joins Innovation Council AgriNovus Indiana, the state’s initiative to promote and accelerate the growth of the agbioscience sector, has added two new members to its board of directors: Gene Miles, president and CEO, First Farmers Bank & Trust Melissa [...]

March 27th, 2019|

Beyond Perfect Produce

BY SHAUNA NOSLER / PHOTOGRAPHY BY CAROLE TOPALIAN | MARCH 16, 2019 How the agbioscience industry is helping feed an imperfect world “The agriculture industry is being revolutionized by our leading Hoosier entrepreneurs, institutions of higher learning and companies …” —Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb Food. We all need it. And there’s more than enough, in fact, to go around. According to the USDA Economic [...]

March 16th, 2019|

State of IoT Report Highlights Indiana’s Agbiosciences

The Indiana IoT Lab released its first State of IoT report. The Fishers-based lab, which is also celebrating its first anniversary this month, says the nearly 100-page report focuses on the core economic pillars in Indiana: manufacturing, logistics, and agriculture. The Indiana IoT Lab is released its first State of IoT report. The Fishers-based lab, which is [...]

March 15th, 2019|

gBETA Indy Begins Second Year with “Spring 2019” Cohort

Indianapolis, IN – Nationally ranked startup accelerator gener8tor announced the participants of its gBETA Indy Spring 2019 cohort after completing a successful first year of programming in Indianapolis. gBETA is a free accelerator for early-stage companies with local roots. The program is capped at five teams and requires no fees and no equity. Participants receive intensive and individualized coaching [...]

March 4th, 2019|

Agbiosciences innovation helps drive state economy

Agriculture has gone high-tech, and Indiana is a leader on the world stage in agriculture innovation and production. It might not be apparent as you drive by one of Indiana’s more than 56,000 farming operations, but this is no longer your father’s farm. Indiana is a top 10 state in agriculture production. According to the USDA, Indiana boasts an [...]

March 1st, 2019|

Sugarcane to Corn: Brazil Company Tweaks Technology for U.S.

Learn more about Solinftec. Brazil-based Solinftec may be new to Hoosier soil, but it’s already harvesting accolades in the U.S.; national agriculture media outlet Successful Farming recently named it one of “8 Ag Tech Startups Worth Watching in 2019.” With deep roots in the Brazilian sugarcane industry—eight of the 10 largest companies in the sugar and [...]

February 28th, 2019|

Solinftec and THRIVE AgTech Nominated for 2019 AgFunder Innovation Awards

AgFunder has opened their Third Annual AgFunder AgriFood Tech Innovation Awards, where they recognize the innovators and entrepreneurs driving the agrifood tech sector forward. Their nomination committee of experienced agrifood tech investors has selected a shortlist of startups for you–their network of 60,000+ subscribers–to vote on. The winners will be exclusively announced at the ReThink Agri-Food Innovation Week in San Francisco on March [...]

February 14th, 2019|

MEDIA INQUIRIES:

Libby Fritz
317.238.2460
lfritz@agrinovusindiana.com

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Showcase Winners Highlight Variety in Agbiosciences

An ag startup that originated at Purdue University was one of the big winners at Tuesday's Ag+Bio+Science Start-up Showcase in Indianapolis. NutraMaize, which specializes in non-GMO orange corn won the People's Choice award and $2,000 at the event hosted by AgriNovus Indiana. The company's main product, Professor Torbert's Orange Corn, was developed by Purdue agronomy professor Torbert [...]

April 25th, 2019|

AgriNovus Indiana releases comprehensive assessment of the entrepreneurial ecosystem for Indiana’s agbiosciences

AgriNovus Indiana today released a study providing an extensive assessment of the Indiana agbiosciences entrepreneurial ecosystem. AgriNovus commissioned the study to better understand the environment needed for innovation and entrepreneurship to thrive in Indiana. Entrepreneurial ventures have been found to be key drivers of new technology and also job creation. The study found that in order for Indiana to [...]

April 11th, 2019|

CICP releases 2018 annual report

Click here to download the CICP 2018 Annual Report 2018 has seen continued progress, and it has been an especially productive year for CICP, its projects and its initiatives (AgriNovus Indiana, Ascend Indiana, BioCrossroads, Conexus Indiana, Energy Systems Network and TechPoint). The early 2018 launch of Bruce Katz and Jeremy Nowak’s book, The New Localism—with its extensive focus on CICP as a global [...]

March 27th, 2019|

AgriNovus Indiana adds to Board of Directors, Innovation Council and names Executive Committee Leadership

New directors are from First Farmers Bank & Trust and Ice Miller LLP; a Pennsylvania-based liquid biofertilizer company, EnviroKure, joins Innovation Council AgriNovus Indiana, the state’s initiative to promote and accelerate the growth of the agbioscience sector, has added two new members to its board of directors: Gene Miles, president and CEO, First Farmers Bank & Trust Melissa [...]

March 27th, 2019|

Beyond Perfect Produce

BY SHAUNA NOSLER / PHOTOGRAPHY BY CAROLE TOPALIAN | MARCH 16, 2019 How the agbioscience industry is helping feed an imperfect world “The agriculture industry is being revolutionized by our leading Hoosier entrepreneurs, institutions of higher learning and companies …” —Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb Food. We all need it. And there’s more than enough, in fact, to go around. According to the USDA Economic [...]

March 16th, 2019|

State of IoT Report Highlights Indiana’s Agbiosciences

The Indiana IoT Lab released its first State of IoT report. The Fishers-based lab, which is also celebrating its first anniversary this month, says the nearly 100-page report focuses on the core economic pillars in Indiana: manufacturing, logistics, and agriculture. The Indiana IoT Lab is released its first State of IoT report. The Fishers-based lab, which is [...]

March 15th, 2019|

gBETA Indy Begins Second Year with “Spring 2019” Cohort

Indianapolis, IN – Nationally ranked startup accelerator gener8tor announced the participants of its gBETA Indy Spring 2019 cohort after completing a successful first year of programming in Indianapolis. gBETA is a free accelerator for early-stage companies with local roots. The program is capped at five teams and requires no fees and no equity. Participants receive intensive and individualized coaching [...]

March 4th, 2019|

Agbiosciences innovation helps drive state economy

Agriculture has gone high-tech, and Indiana is a leader on the world stage in agriculture innovation and production. It might not be apparent as you drive by one of Indiana’s more than 56,000 farming operations, but this is no longer your father’s farm. Indiana is a top 10 state in agriculture production. According to the USDA, Indiana boasts an [...]

March 1st, 2019|

Sugarcane to Corn: Brazil Company Tweaks Technology for U.S.

Learn more about Solinftec. Brazil-based Solinftec may be new to Hoosier soil, but it’s already harvesting accolades in the U.S.; national agriculture media outlet Successful Farming recently named it one of “8 Ag Tech Startups Worth Watching in 2019.” With deep roots in the Brazilian sugarcane industry—eight of the 10 largest companies in the sugar and [...]

February 28th, 2019|

Solinftec and THRIVE AgTech Nominated for 2019 AgFunder Innovation Awards

AgFunder has opened their Third Annual AgFunder AgriFood Tech Innovation Awards, where they recognize the innovators and entrepreneurs driving the agrifood tech sector forward. Their nomination committee of experienced agrifood tech investors has selected a shortlist of startups for you–their network of 60,000+ subscribers–to vote on. The winners will be exclusively announced at the ReThink Agri-Food Innovation Week in San Francisco on March [...]

February 14th, 2019|

The FFA and the Future of Agribusiness

April 30 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

FoodSafe Seminar

May 2 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

NextGen Expo

May 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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MEDIA INQUIRIES:

Libby Fritz
317.238.2460
lfritz@agrinovusindiana.com