YC-Backed Kisan Network Gets Seed Funding From Mistletoe, Thiel Foundation And Others

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Y Combinator-backed Kisan Network Gets Seed Funding From Mistletoe, Thiel Foundation And Others

  1. YC-Backed Kisan Network Gets Seed Funding From Mistletoe, Thiel Foundation And Others

Kisan Network is an integrated supply chain for farmers to eliminate middlemen

The investment has been led by Atsushi Taira at Mistletoe

Venture Highway, FundersClub, Lynett Capital, Gokul Rajaram and other angels also participated in the round

Y Combinator-backed Kisan Network Gets Seed Funding From Mistletoe, Thiel Foundation And Others

Gurugram-based agritech startup Kisan Network on Thursday (January 30) announced that it has raised $3 Mn in a seed funding round. The investment has been led by Atsushi Taira at Mistletoe, with participation from Y Combinator, the Thiel Foundation, Venture Highway, FundersClub, Lynett Capital, Gokul Rajaram and other angels.

Talking to Inc42, Aditya Agarwalla, cofounder and CEO, Kisan Network said that the funds will be used towards expansion into new regions and to add support for more crops across the country. He said that a portion of the funds will also be used towards introducing new farmer-centric products and services.

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