Cargill invests in cultured protein

January 31, 2020

Cargill is investing in animal and alternative protein to meet increasing demand. To date, its investments in cultured protein include 2017 and 2020 investments in Memphis Meats, a US-based company in cultured protein products. In 2019 it also invested in Aleph Farms, an Israel-based cell-cultured protein company focused on growing complex meat varieties like steak. “Our strategy is to invest in all forms of protein,” said Brian Sikes who leads Cargill’s global protein businesses.