10. Farmers Business Network $250.0M
Round: Series F
Description: San Carlos-based Farmers Business Network is a farmer-to-farmer network developed to help farmers optimize their financial performances. Founded by Amol Deshpande and Charles Baron in 2014, Farmers Business Network has now raised a total of $571.4M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Mandi Ventures, Blackrock Innovation Capital, Temasek Holdings, GV, and T. Rowe Price.
Investors in the round: Balyasny Asset Management, Baron Capital, Blackrock Innovation Capital, DBL Partners, Expanding Capital, Fidelity Canada, GV, Kleiner Perkins, Lupa Systems, Mandi Ventures, Ronald M. Shaich, T. Rowe Price, Temasek Holdings
Funding month: August
Industry: Agriculture, AgTech, Analytics, Big Data, Farming
Founders: Amol Deshpande, Charles Baron
Founding year: 2014
Location: San Carlos
Total reported equity funding: $571.4M
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