01 November 2018
Agritech New Zealand has been working with AgriFutures Australia to develop the program for this major trans-Tasman agritech conference. Both Callaghan Innovation & NZTE are supporting the event. evokeAG takes place in Melbourne on 19-20 February 2019. You can find out more details at www.evokeag.com Under the theme of `Food Farm Future’, the newly released … Continue reading "evokeAG program announcement and early bird ticket extension"
Farm2050, the global collective of leading agritech venture funds and corporate agribusinesses, selected New Zealand as its first country partner...
23 October 2018
10 October 2018
It’s great to be on the road again taking the Agritech New Zealand story throughout the country. Yesterday, we held our first roadshow event in Palmerston North. Many thanks to our hosts, BCC and the Sprout Accelerator for helping us kick off this exciting series of regional events. The roadshow provides a valuable opportunity to … Continue reading "Sharing our Agritech story"
26 September 2018
Following the signing of two major strategic partnerships with Farm2050 and Western Growers, Agritech New Zealand is working on a number of exciting new initiatives. The partnerships provide an opportunity to rapidly scale all aspects of New Zealand’s AgriTech ecosystem including research, industry, government and investment. To provide a better understanding of these opportunities, Agritech New Zealand is hosting … Continue reading "Agritech – October Newsletter"
18 September 2018
Registration (free) is now open for the 2018 Agritech New Zealand Roadshow. Agritech New Zealand is delighted to announce the venues and dates for the 2018 Agritech New Zealand Roadshow. We are visiting eight centres across the country through October and plan to provide insights into innovative and developing local and offshore initiatives designed to … Continue reading "Agritech New Zealand 2018 Roadshow"
06 September 2018
Since I returned from San Jose last week, there has been quite a bit of talk about the impact that New Zealand’s delegation made during this year’s Silicon Valley AgTech Immersion Program. Some of it came from partners in NZ. This year however, I’ve received emails and invitations to connect from a wide range of … Continue reading "The importance of sharing New Zealand’s compelling agritech story offshore"
06 September 2018
Innovative AgriTech offers enormous potential for the New Zealand economy says, NZTech CEO and Agritech New Zealand Chair, Graeme Muller. Graeme was one of 30 New Zealand delegates attending the Silicon Valley Forum AgriTech immersion programme in San Jose, California. Speaking to RNZ’s Midday Rural News last week from California, he said AgriTech is … Continue reading "Huge potential identified for Kiwi AgriTech"
03 September 2018
San Jose, California – Leading New Zealand tech expert Graeme Muller arrived back home from Silicon Valley today convinced New Zealand needs closer tech ties with Californian to help produce a thriving Kiwi economy. Muller, chief executive of NZTech, was part of a large New Zealand contingent which has been engaging with leading US agribusinesses and … Continue reading "Closer Californian ties crucial for NZ tech growth"
03 September 2018
On Friday, I signed a Partnership Agreement with Farm2050, a collective of major global venture firms and agribusinesses dedicated to supporting innovation in Agtech. New Zealand has become Farm2050’s first ‘Country Partner’. The Agreement was signed on the final day of this year’s Silicon Valley AgTech Immersion Program. I was joined at the signing by … Continue reading "NZ Agritech is officially recognised by globally connected venture capital"