Black Box Co, a data analytics company tailor-made for the beef industry took out the top prize at evokeAG’s Pitch in the Paddock competition.
Vying against a strong contingent of eight other beef industry innovators, founders Emma Black and Shannon Speight pitched their idea for a $10,000 prize.
Alex McCauley, CEO of Startup Aus was the chief judge for the competition.
“We had nine amazing pitches including everything from castration knives to predicative analytics using big data,” he said.
“There is some fantastic technology supporting innovation in the beef industry currently.”