We made it to the front page!
The renowned trade magazine, which focuses on environmental issues and sustainable innovation, asked us a few questions in an interview for an article. The article deals with start-ups that are founded outside the metropolises. The reason for this is that there is space in the countryside, rents are cheap and business partners and the target group are often located directly in the neighbourhood. The article highlights SeedForward’s founding history with its ups and downs:
“The 35-year-old would never have thought that Jan Ritter would one day fulfill his dream of his own company in the flat land in the southwest of Lower Saxony. In his mid-20s, the agricultural scientist emigrated to South Africa, working as a consultant for agricultural projects. In 2015 he met Jacob Bussmann, his current business partner and co-founder of the start-up company SeedForward, there. “We quickly realized that we were ticking along very similar lines,” Bussmann recalls”…
You can find the full text here.