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Swiss agri-food investor Pioneering Ventures acquires Lateral Praxis

  May 25, 2020

Switzerland-based agri-food investment firm, Pioneering Ventures, has acquired Lateral Praxis, an Indian agri-tech company, a senior executive told Mint in an interaction. The value of the transaction, however, was not disclosed.

The acquisition will help improve the firm’s downstream reach of tech-enabled solutions for food supply chain including information access, apps, data analytics and risk mitigation, said Pablo Erat, co-founder of Pioneering Ventures.

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FarmTrace will now track a banana’s journey from the farm to the consumer’s basket

  Sep 15, 2020

Happy Banana brand deploys QR code to give details of the farm’s location and ripening chamber The retailing of the humble banana is set to go hi-tech in some parts…

Kisan Rail chugs off from Anantapur

  Sep 09, 2020

The first-ever Kisan Rail of South India chugged out of Anantapur railway station on Wednesday, carrying 322 tonnes of fruits and vegetables to Adarsh Nagar in Delhi after it was…