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Maple Leaf Foods, The North Face, Cool Effect, Epiphany Craft Malt join effort to support farmers addressing climate change with Indigo Carbon

February 08, 2021 | Indigo Agriculture
In a continued display of leadership from the private industry on climate, Indigo has announced a new crop of global companies committed to advancing agriculture’s potential as a solution to climate change. They join a growing list of organizations across diverse industries accelerating and scaling the potential of agriculture as a nature-based solution through the purchase of verified offsets and regenerative supply chain sourcing. Indigo Carbon growers have committed to adopting new beneficial practice changes on nearly 2 million acres since the launch of the program, with the first validated credits to be issued later this year.
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Indigo adds to leadership team to accelerate movement toward a more beneficial agriculture system

December 03, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
The company appoints former Chief Technology Officer of GrubHub Maria Belousova as Chief Digital Officer and Elizabeth Graham as Chief Operating Officer. Belousova and Graham will further refine and open access to Indigo's data-driven crop production and marketing platform. Building upon the expertise of Indigo’s C-Suite with backgrounds driving value for multiple stakeholders, the new hires will play key roles in delivering upon Indigo’s promise to facilitate agricultural progress for customers around the world. ​
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First Companies Commit to Purchasing Verified Agricultural Carbon Credits through Indigo Carbon, a Critical Step in the Transition to Beneficial Agriculture

October 14, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
Boston Consulting Group, Shopify, Barclays, JPMorgan Chase, Givewith, IBM, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, and New Belgium Brewing commit to supporting growers through agricultural carbon credits. Credits will be issued using new greenhouse gas (GHG) offset project methodologies developed by the Climate Action Reserve and Verra. With farms representing millions of acres already participating in the Indigo Carbon program, US farmers are poised to begin earning additional income from “farming carbon” based on practices adopted this 2020 growing season.
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Indigo Ag appoints Ron Hovsepian as CEO

September 02, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
Boston, MA, (September 2, 2020) — Indigo Ag, a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet, today announced that its Board of Directors has selected Ron Hovsepian as its next chief executive officer, effective immediately.
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Indigo Ag, Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, and Tennessee College of Applied Technology debut curriculum designed to promote digital skills and diversity in agriculture

August 27, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
. . To promote a pipeline of ag professionals equipped to better support farmers in optimizing their operations for economic, crop, and environmental health, Indigo has partnered with a cohort of public organizations across the State of Tennessee to develop the country’s first digital agronomy certification program. With an emphasis on the latest technological applications and digital tools in agronomy - including courses on geospatial information, data integrity, and precision ag - the curriculum will supplement a foundational understanding of soil health and regenerative agricultural practices. Designed to increase access to quality education and expand representation within the agriculture industry, the curriculum will launch starting this fall at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Covington, a leader in accessible technical education and industry training. Memphis, Tennessee (August 27, 2020) - Indigo Ag, a company dedicated to harnessing nature to sustainably feed the planet, with support from the State of Tennessee’s Department of Economic & Community Development, today introduced a first of its kind Digital Agronomy Assistant Diploma. The certification, a one-year program designed to equip students with the necessary agronomic and technological skills to support farmers in the 21st century, will debut this fall at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Covington.
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Indigo Ag announces an additional $360M in financing, appoints Stéphane Bancel, Moderna CEO, to Board of Directors

August 03, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
Indigo Ag announces an additional $360M in financing, appoints Stéphane Bancel, Moderna CEO, to Board of Directors
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Indigo Ag Announces Jim Young to Join as Chief Financial Officer

July 09, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
Boston, Massachusetts (July 9, 2020) – Indigo Agriculture, a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet, today announced that Jim Young will join the company as its Chief Financial Officer. Jim is currently the CFO of Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR), a global Fintech leader and provider of investor communications and technology-driven solutions, and will join Indigo in September.
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Farmers save over 2 billion gallons of water, reduce greenhouse gas emissions 26.6% in one growing season through Indigo Ag and Anheuser-Busch partnership

May 28, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
The partnership leveraged Indigo’s system of solutions to support growers in significantly exceeding the sustainability targets set for 2.2M bushels of rice with Anheuser-Busch last year (10% less water, nitrogen, and greenhouse gas emissions compared to historical county averages).
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In collaboration with the World Bank, Indigo Ag leverages satellite data to advance global food security

May 14, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
Indigo’s Atlas satellite imagery technology will be used to further the mission of the World Bank’s Development Data Partnership, a joint public and private sector effort to address global development challenges.
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Indigo expands ag industry support during COVID-19

April 21, 2020 | Indigo Agriculture
Indigo expands access to transportation logistics support, grain marketing tools, and real-time market insights in response to COVID-19. As an extension of Indigo Transport, a new transportation hotline offers assistance to all growers, buyers, and carriers to ensure the continued, efficient transport of grain. To help growers optimize their profitability potential in volatile market conditions, the company has enhanced its suite of pricing tools and launched GrainWaves, a podcast with real-time insights and analysis of the grain market.
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