Between Demo Days provides time to explore existing startups. I’ve written positive posts about more than two dozen Y Combinator companies. There’s certainly many more great startups I’ve yet to review. Six companies I covered awhile back worth reminding you about include FarmLogs, COLOURlovers, Apportable, Kytetime, FundersClub, and Upverter.
FarmLogs was featured today on Forbes.com. FarmLogs, from YC W12, is a company I previously mentioned after they raised a million dollars from Huron River Ventures and Hyde Park Venture Partners. FarmLogs is unique for a few reasons.
FarmLogs, from YC W12, recently raised a million dollars in seed funding, reports TheNextWeb. FarmLogs makes software for the farming industry that enables farmers to “forecast and measure profits, track expenses, manage risk, and get informed all from one place” (CrunchBase). FarmLogs says the funding will be used to “expand its team and to further develop its mobile applications […]
With each successive round, Y Combinator frequently funds new markets of startups that solve existing problems for other YC companies and the greater startup ecosystem. I’ve recently been able to identify sixteen such companies in five new markets.