Minnesota AgTech Startup Aker Reaps Fresh Equity Investment


Aker Technologies has recently raised some fresh equity, around ~$1.9m claimed with up to $2.8m open.

Headquartered in Winnebago, Minnesota, with an office in Chicago, Aker is about crop diagnostics. Their aerial imagery products, such as the AkerScout, and related services address the sustainability and profitability of farm operations.

The company counts 9 affiliated people per LinkedIn and is led by CEO Orlando Saez who previously reported about $2m in cumulative external capital investment for the firm.