Grow Indigo has conceptualized the concept of farming carbon as a crop for small holder farmers in India. When implemented on 120 million acres of cropland in India, a 1% increase in soil carbon would remove 7+ gigaton carbon dioxide equivalent from the atmosphere,” the company said.
Grow Indigo and Dvara E-Registry (DER) have partnered to promote climate-smart agricultural practices and create income opportunities for farmers. This collaboration will connect smallholder farmers to the carbon market through the adoption of regenerative agricultural practices, thereby creating a win-win situation for both the environment and the farming community, Dvara said in a statement.
Mumbai-based agritech startup Grow Indigo has raised more than $6 Mn in a fresh funding round from Indigo AG, Mahyco and high-net-worth individuals (HNIs). Including the current fundraising, Grow Indigo claims to have raised a total of $13 Mn to date. Founded in 2019, the startup offers agritech solutions to address climate-related changes in the …