Food, ag tech investments double in 2015

Food, ag tech investments double in 2015

Diversity name of game as ag tech is being driven by confluence of technologies.

Last year was an exciting one for food and agricultural technology, as 499 companies attracted $4.6 billion of investment across 526 rounds of financing — far surpassing initial expectations for the year and nearly doubling 2014 figures, according to the "AgTech Investing Report 2015" from AgFunder.

The report is compiled from CrunchBase data, Securities & Exchange Commission filings and interactions with hundreds of ent

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