Beta Hatch Closes Series A1 Funding Round for Continued Innovation of Its Insect Feed Technology
May 21, 2020 | Cavallo Ventures, Press Releases

Company to Break Ground on Largest Mealworm Facility for Animal Feed in North America CASHMERE, WASH.,May 21, 2020 – Beta Hatch, a company industrializing the production of insects as a sustainable protein for animal feed, today announced the close of their Series A1 funding. Co-led by Cavallo Ventures, Wilbur-Ellis’ venture capital arm, and early-stage venture… View Article

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Wilbur-Ellis Company Launches Two New Potassium Fertilizer Technologies
May 18, 2020 | Agribusiness, Press Releases

DENVER –May 18, 2020 – Wilbur-Ellis announced today the launch of two new potassium fertilizer technologies, TILL-IT KOMPOUND™ and FOLI-GRO KILO®. These highly soluble, carbon-based potassium fertilizers drive bio-activation in soil or as a foliar-applied product. FOLI-GRO KILO® is a single-source potassium acetate fertilizer. TILL-IT KOMPOUND pushes both potassium and sulfur into plants through soil… View Article

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Wilbur-Ellis Company Begins Semi-Exclusive Distribution of Vestaron’s SPEAR-LEP®
May 5, 2020 | Agribusiness, Press Releases

DENVER & Research Triangle Park, NC –May 5, 2020 – Wilbur-Ellis, a recognized leader in precision agriculture, crop protection, seed, nutritional and biological products, in cooperation with Vestaron Corporation, announced today a distribution agreement to semi-exclusively distribute SPEAR-LEP, an innovative bioinsecticide manufactured by Vestaron. SPEAR-LEP® is a peptide-based bioinsecticide that has the superior safety profile… View Article

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Sound Agriculture Announces Adam Litle as Chief Executive Officer
April 24, 2020 | Cavallo Ventures, Press Releases

Leadership Expansion Supports Company Evolution in Sustainable Food and Agriculture Solutions EMERYVILLE, Calif. (April 16, 2020) – Sound Agriculture is pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Litle as Chief Executive Officer. Adam brings years of experience as a senior executive in the food, ag and biotech space, making him well positioned to support the… View Article

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Connell announces exclusive relationship with DRT in Indonesia, South Korea, Thailand
April 24, 2020 | Connell, Press Releases

SAN FRANCISCO – April 23, 2020 – Connell, a company of Wilbur-Ellis and a leading marketer and distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients in Asia-Pacific, announced today that it was entering into an exclusive relationship with DRT, a French company that is a worldwide leader in plant chemistry and renewable ingredients. As part of the… View Article

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