In the Know: Bi-weekly Agritech Round-up (October 12, 2018)

The world of agritech is changing every day. Check out our bi-weekly round-up to stay in-the-know on the evolving world that is agriculture technology.

Blockchain Tech Coming to Commodity Markets, Blythe Masters Says

Blockchain technology is forging a new path in commodity markets. This innovative solution provides greater confidentiality, fewer paper exchanges, better provenance and a boost in productivity.

Read more here, via Bloomberg.

Why Now is the Best Time to Embrace Blockchain Technology

Early adopters of blockchain are looking at a profitable future, according to industry professionals. With the trust and transparency that this new technology provides, a number of challenges that business owners faced in the past are resolved with a single, digital solution.

Read more here, via Forbes.

Blockchain in Agriculture and Food Supply Chain Could Become a $429.7 Million Market by 2023

Blockchain technology not only helps in reducing costs in agriculture, but also makes business processes faster and more efficient. Research suggests that by integrating this digital solution, the agricultural supply chain market will grow exponentially over the next five years.

Read more here, via Blokd.

Uganda Leads the Way in Agritech Innovation to Change Lives

Technology is transforming agriculture all over the world. Africa is one of many countries that is capitalizing on innovative solutions in farming.

Read more here, via Ventures.