venture capital

Sask. takes next step to expand agtech sector

Jun 8, 2021 | 5:36am

The province of Saskatchewan has taken the next step to expand the agriculture technology sector. The Saskatchewan government has selected Conexus Venture Capital as the manager for the province’s $15-million agtech venture capital investment. Agriculture Minister David Marit, says the five year venture capital fund investment is designed to bring economic growth to the province […]

Sask government takes steps to support agtech development

Apr 20, 2021 | 11:17am

The Saskatchewan government is taking steps to support agricultural technology development. The province is allowing Innovation Saskatchewan to make investments in agtech startups through a Venture Capital Fund. Innovation Saskatchewan minister Jeremy Harrison says the announcement will allow new investment into game-changing technology for farmers to accelerate economic recovery and expand economic development. The province […]