OurCrowd portfolio company EdenShield was featured in Globes, the leading Israeli financial daily. EdenShield are the producers of a novel plant extract from the Israeli Judean Desert that makes crops odorless to pests, preventing multi-billion dollar crop damage.

Non-toxic insect control developer EdenShield has closed an investment round of just over $1 million, led by OurCrowd. EdenShield is a portfolio company of The Trendlines Group’s Trendlines Agtech.

EdenShield CEO Yaniv Kitron, CEO said, “We are delighted with the completion of the financing round and the support of OurCrowd, which will enable us to commercialize our products and to respond to the great interest we are getting from farmers and partners.”

EdenShield raised $712,000 from OurCrowd investors in 2014.

Read more on Globes here.