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Provivi raises $10m from Gates Foundation to bring insect pheromone tech to smallholder farmers

The fall armyworm is considered by many to be the most destructive and costly pest that farmers battle around the globe, especially for smallholder farmers. With limited access to inputs or a lack of financial means to purchase the right products, controlling the fall armyworm is often a losing battle. Novel pest management startup Provivi is teaming up with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to make the fight a little fairer for smallholder farmers in developing countries.

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