Larta’s favorite moments from the Ag Innovation Showcase

By | October 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Eight from Larta institute, attended/worked/networked at our Ag Innovation Showcase in St. Louis last month. In case you missed the Showcase, or even if you didn’t, here are the perspectives [...]

Emerging gene editing technologies: Three key insights

By | October 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Much has been written and discussed in the media regarding consumer attitudes toward technologies adopted across the food system. Those of us who follow and nurture innovation across the sciences, [...]

Monsanto Bayer merger, opinions from the co-founders of Ag Showcase

By | October 6th, 2016|0 Comments

On the third day of the Ag Innovation Showcase we heard that Monsanto and Bayer had agreed to terms for the merger.  Indeed, the press conference announcing this was held [...]

Asking the experts – SBIR funding explained

By | July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

As a follow up to the article we ran in June on the AgTech Week panel on non-dilutive funding Carlos Gutierrez (Larta) and Scott Dockum (USDA) led, we are running [...]

Mythbusting GMOs

By | July 5th, 2016|1 Comment

At Larta, we want to help the science community take the OMG out of GMOs. The myths around GMOs (genetically modified organisms) and consumer confusion over the battle against them [...]

California is Clean Energy Central

By | July 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Among the many innovations Larta and Ag Innovation Showcase helps foster, sustainable energy companies are near and dear to our heart. This just released report from Next 10 lauds California’s [...]