Kirchner Food Fellowship Opens Application Process for Cohort II

– Cohort I evaluating a number of investment opportunities, seeking to make first investment soon – Toronto, Ontario and Birmingham Alabama – 03 March 2015 – The Kirchner‎ Food Fellowship is pleased to announce that it has opened the application process for the 2015-2016 program. The purpose of the Kirchner Food Fellowship is to foster […]

Kirchner Food Fellowship Selects Three Inaugural Fellows

Toronto, Ontario and Birmingham, Alabama 16 October 2014 – The Kirchner Food Fellowship today announced the three inaugural Kirchner Food Fellows who will lead the FundtheFood investment fund. After careful review of over 75 applications and in depth discussions with the program finalists, the selection committee has made the final decisions for the 2014-2015 class […]

Kirchner Food Fellowship Announces Additional Program Details

Fellows will commence the curriculum in October Toronto, Ontario and Birmingham, Alabama 11 September 2014 – The Kirchner Food Fellowship today announced new details regarding the Fellowship program, the FundtheFood student led investment fund and a proposed follow-on fund. The program will assimilate the Kirchner Food Fellows into an effective investment team and train them […]

Kirchner Food Fellowship Announces Application Process

Kirchner Food Fellows begin program in late September Toronto, Ontario and Birmingham, Alabama 02 July 2014 – Kirchner Food Fellowship is pleased to announce new program details for fellowship applicants. The application form as well as additional details are available at www.fundthefood.com. The inaugural cohort of Kirchner Food Fellows will be chosen this summer. For […]

Kirchner Group launches the Kirchner Food Fellowship Program

President of University of Guelph to serve as Executive Director Toronto, Ontario and Birmingham, Alabama 18 June 2014 – Kirchner Group today announced the launch of the Kirchner Food Fellowship. This Fellowship program will attract a select group of students from top North American universities and will provide academic training, business mentors, and financial capital […]

Steve Dauphin appointed to Hunger Solutions Institute Board of Advisors

– Kirchner Agricultural Partners Remains Committed to Global Food Security – Birmingham, Alabama 07 January 2014 – Kirchner Group today announced that Steve Dauphin, a member of the Kirchner Agricultural Partners (KAP) and Food Security Group (FSG), was appointed to the Hunger Solutions Institute (HSI) Board of Advisors. As an advisor to HIS, Steve will […]

The Greatest Challenge of our Time

In a recent interview at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, Food Security Group partner Steve Dauphin discusses technology, entrepreneurial companies and the looming global food security crisis in a 100-year historical context.

New plant forms from Huntsville scientists could help feed world’s hungry

SOURCE: Huntsville Times Huntsville, Alabama 7 September 2012 – Earth will have 2 billion more people by 2050, scientists believe, and Alabama could help develop the new plants, seeds and fertilizer to feed them. That’s the plan of two new clients of Huntsville’s Hudson Alpha Institute for Biotechnology, who hope to take those discoveries to […]

Kirchner Private Capital Group and the Food Security Group announce official affiliation with The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology

Birmingham, Alabama – 23 February 2012 – Kirchner Private Capital Group (KPCG) today announced that KPCG and its affiliated Food Security Group (FSG) have formed an official affiliation with The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. As part of the affiliation both KPCG and FSG will establish offices at the Institute. “The affiliation with The HudsonAlpha Institute will […]