Tyson Foods launches new $150M venture fund to back food and agriculture startups

Lora Kolodny posted: "Tyson Foods Inc., one of the world’s largest makers and marketers of meat products, has announced the formation of a $150 million venture capital fund to back food and agriculture startups.

According to Tyson’s Executive Vice President of Strategy and Ne"

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Tyson Foods launches new venture fund to back food and agriculture startups

by Lora Kolodny

Tyson Foods Inc., one of the world’s largest makers and marketers of meat products, has announced the formation of a $150 million venture capital fund to back food and agriculture startups. According to Tyson’s Executive Vice President of Strategy and New Ventures, Monica McGurk, the fund will seek to invest in startups solving problems around food production, […]

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Lora Kolodny | December 5, 2016 at 1:30 pm | Tags: Chicago venture fund, food tech, Mary-Kay James, Tyson New Ventures, food, Tyson Foods, agriculture, Consumer packaged goods, Monica McGurk, women in venture capital, bEYOND meat | Categories: Finance, Food, GreenTech, Startups, TC, Venture Capital | URL: http://wp.me/p1FaB8-5YwT

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