Startups related to agriculture and food sector can apply by October 6 to join the third edition of Agri Udaan. Agri Udaan is a food and agribusiness accelerator. The objective of this program is to promote food and agribusiness startup through monitoring, industry networking and investor pitching. With this program, a road show was organized in Gurugram, Delhi NCR, in which efforts were made to create awareness among startups in the region.
Agri Udaan 3.0 was launched on 31 August 2019
Along with this, startups were encouraged to apply for agri flight, so that they can be shortlisted under the top 10 startups and they can avail acceleration support (incentive support). An-IDEA at NAARM launched the third edition of its flagship food and agribusiness accelerator program titled Agri Udaan 3.0 in Hyderabad on 31 August 2019. After the launch of Agri Udaan 3.0, the first roadshows were held in Bengaluru followed by roadshows in Pune, Patna and Lucknow. After this it was organized in Gurugram.
Necessary for huge changes in agriculture
It is organized by the Association for Innovation Development of Entrepreneurship in Agriculture (an idea) and the National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM). Vijay Nadiminti, chief operating officer (CEO), A Idea, said that the Agritech Startup ecosystem is undergoing changes, which is needed for a massive change in the agriculture sector.