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Agtech startup raises $1.2 million from Syngenta, Cultivation Capital



Syngenta Ventures, the startup investment arm of ag giant Syngenta, and St. Louis-based Cultivation Capital have led a $1.2 million funding round for local agtech startup S4.

S4, which set up North American operations in St. Louis in 2015 following investments from local accelerators SixThirty and The Yield Lab, provides risk management solutions to financial, agribusiness and farming clients through its algorithms.

The money will be used to improve and expand its database processing capabilities, commercial object development in the U.S. and develop sales in South America.

Read more: St. Louis Business Journal

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