Agtech

Ostara Announces Kerry Cebul as Chief Executive Officer

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 3:00pm

Vancouver, B.C., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ostara, a leader in efficient phosphate fertilizers and nutrient management, today announced that Kerry Cebul has been named as Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Vancouver, B.C., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ostara, a leader in efficient phosphate fertilizers and nutrient management, today announced that Kerry Cebul has been named as Chief Executive Officer.
  • Cebul has 15 years of experience building and investing in organizations to scale sustainable solutions in agriculture and energy markets.
  • He joins Ostara from Grosvenor Food & AgTech where he supported the firms expansion into the U.S.
  • At SLM Partners, Cebul worked with family farms throughout the Midwest to help them expand sustainably, overseeing farmland acquisitions and management.

AgTech's Growth Opportunities Ripen, According to Barclays Bank

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 2:15pm

CORONA, Calif., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Container Technologies, Inc (Ticker: ACTX), announced that it is operating in a sector that Barclays Bank says is gaining traction as a sector for investment.

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  • CORONA, Calif., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Container Technologies, Inc (Ticker: ACTX), announced that it is operating in a sector that Barclays Bank says is gaining traction as a sector for investment.
  • "As a result, we're seeing a noticeable increase in high-growth startups, venture funding, M&A activity and public-market interest in this space."
  • Agriculture represents a nearly $8 trillion industry globally, according to the World Bank , so the application of advanced technology in this sector has potentially profound implications: for the planet, for people, and for investors.
  • "AgTech is capturing attention in public markets," according to Barclays.

HIMALAYA PROVIDES SHAREHOLDER UPDATE ON GROWTH PORTFOLIO; SIGNS CO-PACK AGREEMENT FOR FOMO CAN

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:10pm

Chicago, IL, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himalaya Technologies, Inc. (OTC: HMLA) is providing a shareholder update on its operating activities, minority investments, and growth plans.

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  • Chicago, IL, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himalaya Technologies, Inc. (OTC: HMLA) is providing a shareholder update on its operating activities, minority investments, and growth plans.
  • Traffic is slowly building while we add functionality, including plans for e-commerce, online dating, games, and cannabis stock chat.
  • Budget for 6-12 months operations and R&D $500,000 including $50,000 for FOMO CAN liquid formulation (below).
  • Himalaya Technologies, Inc. is a publicly traded company focused on business incubation and acceleration in the health and wellness field.

The 37th Edition of World AI Show Addressed the Necessity of Boosting AI Adoption in Malaysia

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 9:30am

Trescon, the event's host, brought together more than 250 online participants, including important players in Malaysia's AI ecosystem like government officials, leading AI specialists, and solution vendors.

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  • Trescon, the event's host, brought together more than 250 online participants, including important players in Malaysia's AI ecosystem like government officials, leading AI specialists, and solution vendors.
  • Leading players in AI & Data space like Dataiku | Strateq, Denodo, Alteryx, TigerGraph, ServiceNow, ManageEngine and Snowflake gathered at the virtual conference to examine the prospects for AI in Malaysia.
  • Judy Nam, Principal Solutions Engineer Director, Dataiku spoke at length of "Defining a Successful AI Project: A Framework for Choosing the Right AI Use Case."
  • "Since AI brings up a wide range of possibilities, finding the correct business context for it is critical to achieving success.

AgroFresh Expands VitaFresh™ Botanicals Plant-based Platform; Receives Organic Certification

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 3:00pm

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: AGFS) (AgroFresh or the Company) today announced the launch of VitaFresh Botanicals Life Select, an organic plant-based coating to keep produce fresh longer and reduce food loss and waste.

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: AGFS) (AgroFresh or the Company) today announced the launch of VitaFresh Botanicals Life Select, an organic plant-based coating to keep produce fresh longer and reduce food loss and waste.
  • Developed from the carnauba tree palm leaf, the new VitaFresh Botanicals Life Select formulation has received organic certification from CAAE, a leading international certifier.
  • The new formulation has received CAAE organic certification according to REGULATION (EU) 2018/848 on organic production.
  • VitaFresh Botanicals products have exceptional quality, due in part to the companys ISO 9001 quality management system certification.

AgroFresh Solutions to Participate in the Canaccord Genuity 42nd Annual Growth Conference

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 1:00pm

Interested parties are encouraged to contact their Canaccord Genuity salesperson for meeting availability.

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  • Interested parties are encouraged to contact their Canaccord Genuity salesperson for meeting availability.
  • The Company will host a presentation on Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at 10:30 am ET.
  • AgroFresh supports growers, packers and retailers with solutions across the food supply chain to enhance the quality and extend the shelf life of fresh produce.
  • This is powered by a comprehensive portfolio that includes plant-based coatings, equipment and proprietary solutions that help improve the freshness supply chain from harvest to the home.

CropX Farm Management System Connects with John Deere Operations Center

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 12:00pm

TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CropX Technologies, a global leader in digital farm management solutions, announced today an integration with the John Deere Operations Center.

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  • TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CropX Technologies, a global leader in digital farm management solutions, announced today an integration with the John Deere Operations Center.
  • This integration allows CropX farm management system users with an Operations Center account to share data bi-directionally between the systems.
  • CropX Technologies is launching several capabilities to round out its farm management system with tools that optimize agronomic activities: fertilization, disease management, and effluent management now join the already existing world-class irrigation management solution.
  • "With integration into the John Deere Operations Center, CropX is easier and more convenient for growers to use," says Paul Cooper with Greenway Equipment, a John Deere dealer using the CropX system.

Grain Trade Re-Invented: global Agri-Tech provider Agro.Club enters Brazil

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 2:12pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In line with its international expansion strategy, Agro.Club, a global AgTech solutions provider, announces its expansion into Brazil.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In line with its international expansion strategy, Agro.Club, a global AgTech solutions provider, announces its expansion into Brazil.
  • Its Full Stack B2B Grain Marketplace serves a vast unmet demand for grain trade digitalization, by making it more transparent, efficient, and risk-free for all players involved.
  • Brazil is the fourth largest food producer in the world with the Agricultural sector contributing approximately 5.9% of the country's GDP.
  • Brazil is one of the largest global producers of soybeans, corn, and sugarcane.

CIBO Technologies Submits First U.S.-Based Agricultural Carbon Project to Verra under VM0042 Methodology

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 1:12pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CIBO, the science-based technology company that provides partners with a complete platform to manage ag carbon and nature-based climate programs, today announced the acceptance of their Project Description Document (PDD) to Verra entitled "The CIBO Initiative for Scaling Regenerative Agriculture." The PDD was submitted under Verra Carbon Standard VM0042 (Methodology for Improved Agricultural Land Management, v1.0).

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  • The PDD was submitted under Verra Carbon Standard VM0042 (Methodology for Improved Agricultural Land Management, v1.0).
  • Verra is the global leader in voluntary carbon market quality assurance.
  • Under the new Verra Program, CIBO's proprietary software platform is combined with technical and financial support from both CIBO and enterprise partners.
  • "It's encouraging to see the CIBO Initiative for Scaling Regenerative Agriculture project enter the validation phase under VM0042 Methodology for Improved Agricultural Land Management," said Toby Janson-Smith, Chief Program Development and Innovation Officer at Verra.

Climate Change Trailblazer Tanja Vujic Joins Jenner & Block to Lead New Transitions in Energy and Climate Solutions (TECS) Practice

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Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 8:14pm

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Jenner & Block launched its Transitions in Energy and Climate Solutions (TECS) practice with the addition of Tatjana (Tanja) Vujic, a leader in climate change law and business innovation.

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  • WASHINGTON, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Jenner & Block launched its Transitions in Energy and Climate Solutions (TECS) practice with the addition of Tatjana (Tanja) Vujic, a leader in climate change law and business innovation.
  • "Every sector of our economy needs to be proactive when it comes to climate change and energy transition," said Ms. Vujic.
  • "The TECS practice helps clients achieve their climate and clean energy end goals by navigating existing programs and incentives, developing novel approaches and policies, and executing new business ventures.
  • "The TECS practice is already producing tangible and strategically-oriented business results," said Co-Managing Partner and Energy Practice co-chair Randy Mehrberg.