APEEL Sciences, a US firm developing technology to tackle food waste, has raised US$250 million in a funding round led by Singapore’s GIC, taking its valuation to over US$1 billion. 

STARTUP incubator The Trendlines Group on Wednesday said it has invested an undisclosed sum in Saturas, an Israel-based company focused on precision irrigation-management systems for agriculture...

TOPLINE

BARRAMUNDI Asia started off in 2008 with the aim of making a splash in the fish-farming industry, even as the infrastructure and support available in Singapore were still in their nascent stages...

SINGAPORE-BASED Barramundi Asia, which operates the largest barramundi farms in Singapore and Australia, is acquiring deep tech startup Allegro Aqua as it hones in on the study of fish genetics to...

SINGAPORE-BASED Barramundi Asia, which operates the largest barramundi farms in Singapore and Australia, is acquiring deep tech startup Allegro Aqua as it hones in on the study of fish genetics to...

Claressa Monteiro speaks to Eugene Park, executive director and CEO of Gallant Venture...

THE PITCH

IN THE years to come, semiconductors used in devices such as phones and computers, and protein and probiotics used in animal feed additives, could be made from the larvae of black soldier flies....

LOCAL hydroponics farm Sustenir Agriculture, in growing beyond Singapore, on Thursday announced its launch into Hong Kong as its first international foray.

THE PITCH

TOMATO farmers have long known that the wing beats of bumblebees trigger pollination in their crops and bump up yields.

STARTING POINT

WITHOUT its own significant agriculture sector, Singapore presents an intriguing strategic puzzle for innovators and policy makers when it comes to the country’s role in agricultural technologies...