Technology

Farmcrowdy awarded the 2019 UNIDO ITPO International Award for Agribusiness.

Rome (Italy) and Lagos (Nigeria), May 2019. GreenTec is very pleased to report that Farmcrowdy has been selected as one of 8 recipients of the UNIDO ITPO International Award 2019 for Agribusiness. Farmcrowdy was selected from among more than 440 applications representing over 100 countries and 5 continents. UNIDO ITPO is the United Nations Industrial…

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Farmcrowdy raises US$ 1 Million funding round.

Frankfurt (Germany) and Lagos (Nigeria), March 2019. GreenTec Capital is pleased to report that Farmcrowdy has raised an additional $US 1 million in funding. The Nigerian agritech company empowers smallholder farmers by connecting them with farm-sponsors through its digital platform. The company will use the additional funding to expand operations into 20 Nigerian states, as…

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AgroCenta receives US$250,000 GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Award.

Accra (Ghana), December 2018. GreenTec Capital is very proud to announce that AgroCenta has been selected as the recipient of a US$250,000 (£200,000) GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Grant funded by UK DFID, Australian AID, and the GSMA and its members. The company joins 10 other start-ups entering the GSMA’s Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund Portfolio third cohort….

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GreenTec Invests in Tanzanian organic honey producer Afrilife

Frankfurt (Germany) and Kaham (Tanzania), December 2018. GreenTec is pleased to announce our investment into Afrilife, a Tanzania-based producer of organic honey and bee products. Afrilife has developed into one of the most known and sought-after brands of Tanzanian honey and is one of the only holders of an HACCP certification operating in Tanzania. Afrilife’s…

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Boreal Light launches unique WaterKiosk system in Miamba, Kenya

Miamba, Kenya, December 2018. Boreal Light GmbH has just announced the launch of one of its most unique implementations of the Winture Planet Cube Water Desalination Systems ® in Miamba, Kenya. The project was co-financed by Boreal Light and Miamba community. The system can produce more than 10,000 liters of hygienic desalinated water per day,…

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Boreal Light selected as the Future Agro Challenge 2019 German champion

Frankfurt (Germany), November 2018. GreenTec Capital is pleased to report that Boreal Light GmbH has been selected as the German National Champion in the Future Agro Challenge 2019 and will proceed to compete in the international completion. The Future Agro Challenge (FAC) is the largest global initiative that discovers fundable food, agtech, and agriculture innovators…

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