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ApisProtect chief executive Dr Fiona Edwards Murphy.

Cork-based agricultural technology firm ApisProtect will create 25 jobs over the next three years following a €1.5 million investment boost. The com(...)

The application of internet of things technology to agriculture has seen major investment. Photograph: iStock

Ireland’s food industry is a tale of two business types. At the top of the food chain are behemoths like Kerry and Glanbia that span the globe. At the(...)

Participants being put through their paces at the inaugural Pearse Lyons Accelerator programme at Dogpatch Labs

Irish agri-tech start-ups are once again being invited to apply for a prestigious three-month accelerator programme that culminates with an opportunit(...)

Act Venture Capital managing director John Flynn said there is currently a good funding environment in Ireland.

Irish tech firms are to gain a new source of funding with the European Investment Fund (EIF) announcing it is to plough €20 million into early- and e(...)

Eugene O’Callaghan, director of the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

A new €20 million fund for agricultural research and innovation has been announced by the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF). The “Ireland AgTe(...)