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Agriculture tech startup iUNU raises $7M for greenhouse computer vision system – GeekWire

Agriculture tech startup iUNU raises $7M for greenhouse computer vision system – GeekWire

Agriculture tech startup iUNU raises $7M for greenhouse computer vision system – GeekWire iUNU CEO Adam Greenberg. (iUNU Photo) Seattle startup iUNU raised another $7 million to help grow its AI and computer vision tech used in greenhouses. The 7-year-old company will use the fresh funding to meet demand for its agriculture software platform. Dozens …

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Data experts tap their farming backgrounds to lead new Washington state agriculture tech startup – GeekWire

Data experts tap their farming backgrounds to lead new Washington state agriculture tech startup – GeekWire

Data experts tap their farming backgrounds to lead new Washington state agriculture tech startup – GeekWire The Loftus Labs data analytics startup includes Patrick Smith, CEO of Loftus Ranches, a century-old hop farming operation pictured here. (Loftus Ranches Photo) As a fourth-generation Yakima hop farmer running a century-old family business, Patrick Smith has deep roots …

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TerraClear raises $25M for its rock-picking farm tech as it sees fully autonomous version on horizon – GeekWire

TerraClear raises $25M for its rock-picking farm tech as it sees fully autonomous version on horizon – GeekWire

TerraClear raises $25M for its rock-picking farm tech as it sees fully autonomous version on horizon – GeekWire TerraClear’s Rock Picker mounted on a skid steer, in front of a pile with the fruits of its robotic labor. (TerraClear Photo) New funding: TerraClear, the ag tech startup that’s using artificial intelligence and robotics to help …

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Insects-as-feed startup Beta Hatch raises another $10M as it builds out the 'future of farming' – GeekWire

Insects-as-feed startup Beta Hatch raises another $10M as it builds out the ‘future of farming’ – GeekWire

Insects-as-feed startup Beta Hatch raises another $10M as it builds out the ‘future of farming’ – GeekWire Beta Hatch founder and CEO Virginia Emery poses in front of a mural at an old Beta Hatch facility near Seattle showing the mealworm life cycle as well as the bucolic farm setting she dreams of creating. (GeekWire …

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AI-powered weed destroying startup harvests $27M round, farmers say laser-blasting machine saves time and cuts pesticide use – GeekWire

AI-powered weed destroying startup harvests $27M round, farmers say laser-blasting machine saves time and cuts pesticide use – GeekWire

AI-powered weed destroying startup harvests $27M round, farmers say laser-blasting machine saves time and cuts pesticide use – GeekWire (Carbon Robotics Photos) Investors are putting more cash behind the self-driving weed-zapping machines made by Carbon Robotics that are attracting attention from farmers across the world. The Seattle-based startup just landed $27 million to help meet …

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