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By David Nicklaus New Leaf Symbiotics, which is developing bacterial treatments to improve crop yields, plans to triple the size of its research and pilot production facility after raising $24 million from investors. New Leaf announced the closing of its Series C financing round on Monday. The round was led by Monsanto...

The agricultural technology sector experienced the biggest year to date in number of deals, says a report published January 31 by online investment marketplace AgFunder. Seed-stage companies in the sector saw an unprecedented $230 million in investment in 2016 alone—a 77% increase over 2015—and at...