Our Key Focus Areas:
Improved water management comes from technology adoption and improved soil health.
Reduced inputs and GHG emissions come from technology adoption, regenerative practices, and shorter supply chains.
Technology, traceability and circular solutions can reduce food loss and waste.
Nutrient density and improved yields depend on improved soil health stemming from regenerative agriculture.
Fueling the Future of Agriculture
agriNEXT helps you effectively scale your technology through training, mentoring, validation, and access to capital. Join us and help us meet Canada’s sustainability and climate goals.Apply for Venture Support
Acceleration programs for agtech startups
Industry-driven Innovation Challenges
Pilot and test bed opportunities across Canada
Investor matchmaking and tech showcase events
Sector-specific training and mentorship
An active and engaged network of agtech ventures
Are you in search of innovation without the risk We specialize in connecting companies with market-ready cleantech solutions, either publicly through a challenge, quietly through scouting, or matchmaking events.
Our research provides your organization with a comprehensive analysis of technology strengths, gaps, and opportunities within your industry. Let us be your guide to unlocking the insights you need to stay ahead of the curve.
Let us do the heavy lifting on your next project. From connecting with key partners, to running tailored events, and securing funding, our knowledgeable team specializes in convening the ecosystem to get projects over the line.
Tap into our network of 267 agri-food companies, enablers, and research organizations across the country and leverage our relationships to ensure you're making the right connections.
Meet Our agriNEXT Ventures
We’ve supported all kinds of agtech ventures that are innovating, disrupting, and shaping the future of agriculture in Canada.
- February 13, 2024 Report Canada’s Ventures to Value Chains: Agri-Foods Canada’s Ventures to Value Chains: Agri-Foods is part of a Foresight initiative leveraging data from technology companies and other key stakeholders to map, categorize, and analyze strategically important industry value chains for Canada in the clean economy.
- August 30, 2023 Article Cleantech Coast to Coast: Picketa Systems New Brunswick’s Picketa Systems is changing the future of agtech with a plant tissue analysis technology that provides real-time results, removing nearly all turnaround time in the process of analyzing plant samples.
- June 15, 2023 Article Cleantech Coast to Coast: Cascadia Seaweed Buckle up, and come along with us as we visit some of the change-makers and cleantech leaders who are deploying amazing climate solutions, and moving the needle toward net zero. Our first stop: Sidney, BC.