Yahoo Finance Interviews CIO Chris Kerr about capitalizing on the alternative meat boom.  The alternative food space is seeing huge growth this year, led by the success of Beyond Meat. Chris Kerr, chief investment officer at New Crop Capital, joins Akiko Fujita on 'The Ticker' to explain why he's not only putting his money behind Beyond Meat, but also investing in other plant-based and cell-based food companies.   Watch the Interview here.

Yahoo Finance Interviews CIO Chris Kerr about capitalizing on the alternative meat boom. The alternative food space is seeing huge growth this year, led by the success of Beyond Meat. Chris Kerr, chief investment officer at New Crop Capital, joins Akiko Fujita on 'The Ticker' to explain why he's not only putting his money behind Beyond Meat, but also investing in other plant-based and cell-based food companies. Watch the Interview here.

Shelley Britt
Novameat has a platform for 3-D printing steaks and has new money to take it to market.  Portfolio Company Novameat, is looking to accelerate the development of alternative proteins across the meat aisle, and has gotten a boost in the form of new investment capital from the leading foodtech investment firm, New Crop Capital.   Read more here.

Novameat has a platform for 3-D printing steaks and has new money to take it to market. Portfolio Company Novameat, is looking to accelerate the development of alternative proteins across the meat aisle, and has gotten a boost in the form of new investment capital from the leading foodtech investment firm, New Crop Capital. Read more here.

Shelley Britt
Move Over Burgers, It’s Time To Dive Into Seafood Alternatives.  Forbes highlights the next wave of plant-based fish and seafood companies, including a number of our own portfolio customers.   Read more here.

Move Over Burgers, It’s Time To Dive Into Seafood Alternatives. Forbes highlights the next wave of plant-based fish and seafood companies, including a number of our own portfolio customers. Read more here.

Shelley Britt
BlueNalu is ready to take the plunge.  Portfolio company BlueNalu releases its commercialization strategy for large-scale production of foods using cellular agriculture. BlueNalu said that the plan is to introduce products into a test market in two to three years.   Read more here.

BlueNalu is ready to take the plunge. Portfolio company BlueNalu releases its commercialization strategy for large-scale production of foods using cellular agriculture. BlueNalu said that the plan is to introduce products into a test market in two to three years. Read more here.

Shelley Britt
Financial Times - Plant-based fish is the new plant-based meat.  Chris Kerr, co-founder and chief investment officer of New Crop Capital talks to the Financial Times about the gap in the market for plant-based fish, which led to the founding of Good Catch.   Read more here.

Financial Times - Plant-based fish is the new plant-based meat. Chris Kerr, co-founder and chief investment officer of New Crop Capital talks to the Financial Times about the gap in the market for plant-based fish, which led to the founding of Good Catch. Read more here.

Shelley Britt
Eat for the Planet Podcast: How Chris Kerr and Chuck Laue Kick-Started Humane Investing and Helped Transform the Food Industry . This episode dives into the early beginnings of humane investing, nearly 10 years ago and shares insights on the current state of the plant-based and cell-based foods industry, advice for entrepreneurs looking to raise investment, the M&A outlook for the near future, predictions for the segment in the decade ahead, and a whole lot more.   Listen to the episode here!

Eat for the Planet Podcast: How Chris Kerr and Chuck Laue Kick-Started Humane Investing and Helped Transform the Food Industry. This episode dives into the early beginnings of humane investing, nearly 10 years ago and shares insights on the current state of the plant-based and cell-based foods industry, advice for entrepreneurs looking to raise investment, the M&A outlook for the near future, predictions for the segment in the decade ahead, and a whole lot more. Listen to the episode here!

Laura Zaim
Sunfed Meats expands to Australia.  Portfolio company Sunfed Meats is launching nation-wide in Australia after an overwhelmingly positive reception in its home country New Zealand.   Read more here.

Sunfed Meats expands to Australia. Portfolio company Sunfed Meats is launching nation-wide in Australia after an overwhelmingly positive reception in its home country New Zealand. Read more here.

Laura Zaim
Funding the Future of Food with Chris Kerr at Plant Based World Expo.  The New Crop Team had an amazing weekend as sponsors of the first ever Plant Based World Expo in New York City this past weekend. The expo felt like an extended family reunion attended by portfolio companies, fellow investors, influencers, and thought leaders who are all critical to our mission.   Read the Expo’s interview with CIO Chris Kerr herel

Funding the Future of Food with Chris Kerr at Plant Based World Expo. The New Crop Team had an amazing weekend as sponsors of the first ever Plant Based World Expo in New York City this past weekend. The expo felt like an extended family reunion attended by portfolio companies, fellow investors, influencers, and thought leaders who are all critical to our mission. Read the Expo’s interview with CIO Chris Kerr herel

Laura Zaim
‘New Sources of Protein’ Panel at Davos on the Delta.  Venture Partner Laura Zaim presented at Davos on the Delta, a conference focused on the dramatically changing global food system and the new investment opportunities that innovation is creating across the value chain.   Watch the panel conversation here.

‘New Sources of Protein’ Panel at Davos on the Delta. Venture Partner Laura Zaim presented at Davos on the Delta, a conference focused on the dramatically changing global food system and the new investment opportunities that innovation is creating across the value chain. Watch the panel conversation here.

Laura Zaim
Not milking it: how vegan cheese finally caught up with modern appetites.  Portfolio companies Miyoko’s Kitchen and NUMU are profiled by the Guardian in this exploration of the growth of the vegan cheese market, and the unique complexities of making a wide variety of delicious and functional vegan cheeses.   Read More

Not milking it: how vegan cheese finally caught up with modern appetites. Portfolio companies Miyoko’s Kitchen and NUMU are profiled by the Guardian in this exploration of the growth of the vegan cheese market, and the unique complexities of making a wide variety of delicious and functional vegan cheeses. Read More

Laura Zaim
Israeli Startup Aleph Farms Raises $11.65 Million To Create Steaks.   Aleph Farms, a startup co-founded in 2017 by Israeli food-tech incubator The Kitchen, has just completed a financing round of $11.65 million. The round was led by Vis Vires New Protein. Other investors in the round include Cargill and M-Industry (Industrial Group of Migros). The company previously raised $2.25M from The Kitchen, Peregrine Ventures, CPT Capital and New Crop Capital.   Read More

Israeli Startup Aleph Farms Raises $11.65 Million To Create Steaks.

Aleph Farms, a startup co-founded in 2017 by Israeli food-tech incubator The Kitchen, has just completed a financing round of $11.65 million. The round was led by Vis Vires New Protein. Other investors in the round include Cargill and M-Industry (Industrial Group of Migros). The company previously raised $2.25M from The Kitchen, Peregrine Ventures, CPT Capital and New Crop Capital. Read More


Laura Zaim
Beyond Meat Makes History With the Biggest IPO Pop Since 2008 Crisis.  Portfolio company Beyond Meat went where no company had gone in more than a decade as shares nearly tripled in their first day of trading. Founder Ethan Brown sits down with Bloomberg to explain the exciting future for this portfolio company.   Watch the Interview

Beyond Meat Makes History With the Biggest IPO Pop Since 2008 Crisis. Portfolio company Beyond Meat went where no company had gone in more than a decade as shares nearly tripled in their first day of trading. Founder Ethan Brown sits down with Bloomberg to explain the exciting future for this portfolio company. Watch the Interview

Laura Zaim
BNN Bloomberg Interviews CIO Chris Kerr.  Venture capital firms finding opportunities in the growing plant-based food space. Chris Kerr, co-founder and chief investment officer at New Crop Capital, joins BNN Bloomberg to lay out the plant-based food landscape.   Watch the Interview

BNN Bloomberg Interviews CIO Chris Kerr. Venture capital firms finding opportunities in the growing plant-based food space. Chris Kerr, co-founder and chief investment officer at New Crop Capital, joins BNN Bloomberg to lay out the plant-based food landscape. Watch the Interview

Laura Zaim
Good Catch Touts Tuna That's Better For the Oceans, Safe For The Office.  Portfolio company   Good Catch launched its first plant-based tuna products on Thrive Market and at Whole Foods Market stores today, two years after vegan chefs Chad Sarno and his brother, Derek, partnered with Chris Kerr of New Crop Capital and entrepreneurs Marci Zaroff and Eric Schnell to start the brand.   Read More

Good Catch Touts Tuna That's Better For the Oceans, Safe For The Office. Portfolio company Good Catch launched its first plant-based tuna products on Thrive Market and at Whole Foods Market stores today, two years after vegan chefs Chad Sarno and his brother, Derek, partnered with Chris Kerr of New Crop Capital and entrepreneurs Marci Zaroff and Eric Schnell to start the brand. Read More

Laura Zaim
Group of Investors Enhance China Partnership to Seek New Investment Opportunities in Alternative Protein Ventures.  Dao Foods International, Inc., has recently been appointed by New Crop Capital as its exclusive financial advisor for sourcing and investing in China-focused plant-based and clean meat ventures.   Read More

Group of Investors Enhance China Partnership to Seek New Investment Opportunities in Alternative Protein Ventures. Dao Foods International, Inc., has recently been appointed by New Crop Capital as its exclusive financial advisor for sourcing and investing in China-focused plant-based and clean meat ventures. Read More

Laura Zaim
Plant-Based Meats has moved into the seafood aisle.  CBS News This Morning profiles two New Crop Capital portfolio companies, Ocean Hugger Foods and Good Catch Foods, to show how vegan seafood products are having a moment. Tomato tuna anyone?   Read More

Plant-Based Meats has moved into the seafood aisle.
CBS News This Morning profiles two New Crop Capital portfolio companies, Ocean Hugger Foods and Good Catch Foods, to show how vegan seafood products are having a moment. Tomato tuna anyone? Read More

Laura Zaim
The Vegetarians at the Gate: An in-depth profile of New Crop Capital.  Many vegans want to destroy the modern food system. Investor Chris Kerr wants to use it to take plant-based products mainstream.     Read More

The Vegetarians at the Gate: An in-depth profile of New Crop Capital.
Many vegans want to destroy the modern food system. Investor Chris Kerr wants to use it to take plant-based products mainstream. Read More

Laura Zaim
Aleph Farms Jump-starts First Cell-Grown Steak  New Crop portfolio company Aleph Farms has successfully grown slaughter-free steak. The breakthrough not only obtains the true texture and structure of beef muscle tissue steak, but also the flavor and shape, establishing a new benchmark in cell-cultured meat technology.   Read More

Aleph Farms Jump-starts First Cell-Grown Steak
New Crop portfolio company Aleph Farms has successfully grown slaughter-free steak. The breakthrough not only obtains the true texture and structure of beef muscle tissue steak, but also the flavor and shape, establishing a new benchmark in cell-cultured meat technology. Read More

Laura Zaim