Government to invest $11.4 million in agricultural technology

Stuff website article.

The Government says it will spend $11.4 million directly on developing the country’s agritech sector, includes the creation of a horticultural robotics academy.

The funding is part of the Agritech Industry Transformation Plan.

Additional investment into agritech would come from the $84m pot earmarked for the Sustainable Food and Fibre Futures fund, in support of the Government’s 10-year vision for the primary sector.

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