Bioenterprise is Canada’s Food and Agri-Tech Engine

Transforming cutting edge innovations into commercial success stories

We are breaking down industry silos by creating a network of entrepreneurs, accelerators and partners, committed to driving innovation across Canada. We help scaling businesses overcome common barriers by connecting them to the contacts, services, and funding sources they need to accelerate their business.

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Our Programs

Find grants and funding that match your needs. See how our programs can help accelerate your business. Our programs are open to applicants, with or without membership.

AgTech Acceleration Program

Alberta Yield

Fertilizer Accelerating Solutions & Technologies Challenge

FoodShift Program


OAFRI – Commercialization Stream

SmartGrowth Program

See our Programs

Join the Engine

Become a part of our community whether you’re looking for funding and mentorship, or want to partner with us. Together we can elevate the industry.

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Become a member

Members get connected to the resources they need to grow their business, source funding, and position themselves in the food and agri-tech sector.

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Become a Partner

Partners join a network of industry experts committed to offering their sector-specific expertise to our network of small businesses.

Discover the benefits of joining our community

We help businesses Connect, Innovate & Grow™

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Access a national network of industry, academia, entrepreneurs, and innovation organizations. Expand your market and connect with industry stakeholders across Canada.

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Drive your technology to new markets with applied research and business mentorship to become a global competitor in the agricultural sector.

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Access key programs and services to scale your technology, and increase your presence on a national stage. Our 20 years of expertise will ensure you are focused and primed to expand your business.

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Testimonials & Member Profiles

Hear from our members how Bioenterprise’s mentorship services and funding programs have helped to advance their business.


The Bioenterprise funding let us hire more warehouse staff so we could expand our operating hours. It also let us put in bigger freezers and fridges and more racking our ware, and it supported a radio campaign in our area to promote local food throughout the holiday season.

Marcia Woods, Founder and CEO of FreshSpoke

Read FreshSpoke’s full story

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Our Sponsors and Funders

The support from our funders and sponsors helps strengthen the Canadian food and agri-tech industry through supporting Bioenterprise’s mandate.

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