RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One of the main innovation and technology events of the agritech startups, the World Agritech South America Summit, held last week, provided good results for Brazil. The event placed Brazilian startups in the showcase and opened a huge window for foreign investors to watch, through a magnifying glass, what is being done in the country's agricultural and livestock technology.
Francisco Jardim, investor and CEO of SP Ventures fund, was present. Son of an ambassador, Jardim has been in the agritechs business since the area was in its infancy.
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