AICIL, Gramcover to jointly ensure better insurance penetration in rural India  

The Agriculture Insurance Company of India Limited has joined hands with Gramcover, a rural insurtech startup to collectively enhance rural insurance penetration. By utilising the expertise of Gramcover in the rural insurtech space, this partnership aims to target 25 million farmers across the aspirational distric...Read more

Unnati launches 11,000 online uStores to extend credit facilities for over 4 Mn farmers 

Unnati, a fintech-driven agriculture ecosystem, has expanded to more than 11000 uStores to enable farmers to avail a completely digital experience for all their farming needs. The uStore network of more than 11000 digitally enabled retail points is one of the largest networks of its kind in India that, together, ...Read more

Agritech Gramophone introduces trading module Vyapar to connect farmers to market

Indore-based agritech start-up Gramaphone has introduced a trading module ' Vyapar' to its farm management platform . It will help farmers connect with buyers and sell their produce directly. Gramaphone currently operates mainly in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, where over seven lakh farmers are using the farm man...Read more

Banglore based Agritech CropIn expands its network in Europe  

 In the latest development, CropIn, a leading AI and data-led Agtech organization, has recently announced the opening of its first international office in Amsterdam. As part of its expansion plans, CropIn is looking forward to setting up its team in Amsterdam, it will also be establishing Customer Success, Sa...Read more

FarmERP bags 2000 USD prize & secures 2nd place in Asia Agritech Challenge

   Pune based agritech company FarmERP, has secured second place in the Asia AgriTech Challenge, organised by the Value Chain Capacity Network. The Regional Value Chain Capacity Building Network (VCB-N) provides professional advisory services and capacity building on Value Chain and Market System Develo...Read more

Silk supply chain platform ReshaMandi raises $1.7Mn in seed funding

 ReshaMandi, an agritech startup digitizing India’s silk supply chain, announced today that it has raised USD 1.7 million (INR 12.25 crore) in seed funding. The round was led by Omnivore and Strive Ventures with participation from Axilor Ventures and Supply Chain Labs (Lumis). ReshaMandi is building a f...Read more

Skymet's skAIgeo digital platform to provide geospatial proprietary farm-level data  

The leading agri risk-monitoring company, Skymet, has launched a digital platform ‘skAIgeo’ (Skymet’s new geospatial avatar) to provide its 10 years of geospatial proprietary farm-level data repository to the public free of cost. This digital platform paves the way for farmers to enhance crop yi...Read more

Agri tech start-up Farmers Family launches ‘Farm to Fork’ app

 In order to make quality and fresh farming products reach the last mile, Farmers Family, an agri- tech start-up, has launched their online shopping app that is the one-stop solution for all your farm-fresh veggies and fruits needs. The app is making consumer’s shopping experience hassle-free by enablin...Read more

Ag Ministry ropes in Noida-based Leads Connect Services for CCE project

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers’ Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture has appointed Leads Connect Services Private Limited a Noida based Agri-tech Company, along with two other independent private agencies, to conduct the Crop Cutting Experiments (CCE) in 100 districts across India. This is ...Read more

FarmERP bags top 3 finalist spot in The Asia Agritech Challenge  

 Pune based agriech FarmERP, has bagged a Top 3 finalist spot in the Asia AgriTech Challenge, organised by the Value Chain Capacity Network. Regional Value Chain Capacity Building Network (VCB-N) provides professional advisory services and capacity building on Value Chain and Market System Development (VC&...Read more

Sea6 Energy receives first patent for red seaweeds based Biostimulant in India

 A new era in agriculture has started with the government recognizing Biostimulants as a valuable plant growth promoter and granting the country’s first patent on Biostimulants to home-grown start-up, Sea6Energy, Bangalore. “We are proud to have been granted this patent by the Indian Patent Offic...Read more

BigHaat sets off ‘MainBhiKisaan’ nationwide campaign to empower women farmers

  BigHaat, India’s largest Agri-inputs digital marketplace platform has launched a nationwide campaign #MainBhiKisaan. Under this campaign, they aim to shed light on the contribution of women farmers in agriculture and also the need to empower them at the grassroots level. According to a study, around...Read more