Agtech startup Impact Terra raises US$3M to provide real-time info, advice to farmers in Myanmar

Impact Terra, a Myanmarese agriculture-tech startup, today announced that it has secured nearly US$3 million in a financing round, which includes grants from Geodata for Agriculture and Water (G4AW) facility and venture philanthropy organisation Leap201. The Netherlands Space Office (NSO), through its G4AW facility, recently confirmed its support for the Smart Agriculture Myanmar (SAM) project. […]

The entrance of 2 Innovative Agri-Mobile Apps in Myanmar

Agriculture is the largest sector of Myanmar’s economy – a 2015 survey by the Department of Labour found that it is the main job of more than 54% of the working population. Given that mobile phone penetration in Myanmar’s market is so high, it is now possible to transmit useful information to remote farmers. Input […]