Provivi, Inc., Santa Monica, Ca-based developer of bio-based pest control technologies, raised an undisclosed amount of Series A funding.
The round was led by MLS Capital Fund II, co-managed by Spruce Capital Partners and Xeraya Capital, with participation from both new and existing investors.
The company intends to use the funds to advance its solutions.
Founded in 2013, Provivi is leveraging scientific discovers at the California Institute of Technology and its own technological developments to use biological and innovative chemical processes to make supply-limited products for agriculture, commercial, household, and public health pest management. Within Crop Agriculture, leveraging molecules, used by insects for communication, the company aims to develop pest control solutions that fit into all agricultural practices – Organic, Conventional and GMO.