10 hot startups in Brazil

Brazil in the next 10 years will likely become the third or fourth largest economy in the world: These 10 Brazilian startups may become very famous, very soon. What BovControl does for cows, Strider does for pest control. The agro-tech startup, which was co-founded in 2013 by Luiz Tangari, is a mobile application and geo-based big-data … Continued

Technology Innovation In Brazil

An enthusiastic workforce and high degree of creativity have been in Brazilian tech companies DNA for decades. While giant sectors of the technology market in Brazil such as IT remain a focus point for companies, a large number of startups have recently been developed in the country, showing a high potential for new ideas. This … Continued

Strider Expands Into US With Decision Making Platform

Strider, a well-respected, agriculture-focused tech start-up in Brazil, has recently expanded in the US market. Mainly in Texas as of now, Strider is bringing it’s mission of cutting input costs to the American farmer by helping farmers monitor pests, diseases, and weeds. This platform creates value by taking the information collected by scouts on the … Continued

New tool generates crop details and maps to give farmers a jump on crop protection

Crop scouting’s paperwork trail is drying up, replaced by digital footprints. Changing how farmers scout crops, Strider is a big-data platform aimed at management and spray optimization. Field information is collected by scouts, evaluated by crop consultants and put into practice by farmers—all at unprecedented speed. Already in use on 2.4 million acres in Brazil, Strider … Continued

Strider amongst the Top 50 Ag-Tech companies in the world

Strider was chosen between more than 600 enterprises in the sector, as one of the 50 main agricultural technology companies in the world. Because of that, they went all the way to California, in acceptance of an invitation to attend THRIVE Top 50 – an innovation forum which brought together entrepreneurs, investors, technology companies, researchers, … Continued

Brazilian startup Strider helps cotton growers in northern Texas, US

Strider is striving to integrate technology into farms to make agriculture more sustainable and informed-decision driven in Brazil. This platform creates value by taking the information collected by scouts on the field to be evaluated by crop consultants and acted upon by growers.  Last season, clients reported up to 15% of savings in the cost … Continued

Strider is listed by Forbes as one of the most innovative Ag-Tech startups in the world

Strider’s just been listed by Forbes as one of the 25 most innovative Ag-Tech startups in the world. In order to create the list “The 25 Most Innovative Ag-Tech Startups“, Forbes counted with the expertise of specialists, executives, accelerators and investors in the agricultural sector, and analysed the current technological scenery in agriculture. The release … Continued