Taranis Raises $40M in Series D Funding


Taranis, a Westfield, Indiana, Tel Aviv, Israel, and Campinas, Brazil-based provider of an AI-powered crop intelligence platform, raised $40M in Series D funding.

The round, which brought total funding to $100m, was led by Inven Capital, with participation from Seraphim Space Investment Trust, Farglory Group, Vertex Growth, Viola Ventures, Vertex Ventures Israel, La Maison Partners, Hitachi Ventures, K3 Ventures, UMC Capital, OurCrowd, Micron Ventures, iAngels Ventures, Presidio Ventures, Cavallo Ventures, Finistere Ventures, and Eyal Gura.

The company intends to use the funds to further accelerate its growth, global expansion, and investments in technologies to make the agri-carbon market a reality for growers.

Led by CEO Bar Veinstein and President Ofir Schlam, Taranis is a provider of AI-powered crop intelligence platform focused on helping ag advisors demonstrate value to their growers and build relationships through full-service, leaf-level data capture that allows them to accelerate decision making, simplify management, and improve their bottom line.

Taranis’ crop intelligence platform leverages leaf-level imagery and is powered by machine learning, trained by a large crop dataset containing over 200 million AI-data points. Since starting in 2015, Taranis has worked with the world’s top agricultural retailers and crop protection companies, serving millions of acres for customers in the United States, Brazil, and Europe.