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OzoneBio is creating the world’s first emissions-free nylon 66 using upcycled waste from the pulp and paper industry.

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Farm Health Guardian

Farm Health Guardian is a digital biosecurity system that has been proven to help livestock and poultry farmers lower their cost of production by improving...

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BioNorth Solutions

BioNorth Solutions specializes in the development and production of “packaged microbes” that provide hydrocarbon soil remediation and plant growth enhancement solutions worldwide.

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Blanc De Gris

Blanc de Gris are Montreal’s first mushroom farm, growing oyster mushrooms in substrates – the material mushrooms grow in – that are made by repurposing...

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The Growcer

As a fast growing agri-tech start-up, Growcer is empowering Canadians everywhere to sustainably grow local, fresh food all year round.

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Liven Proteins

A passion for turning waste into useful products helped inspire Ontario entrepreneur Fei Luo to launch a precision fermentation start-up, Liven Proteins.

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Local Line

Local Line is an online selling platform for local food producers, and for many, including farmers, it rapidly became a lifeline in response to in-person...

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Acid League

After experimenting with countless methods and over 500 flavours, Mai and Pearsall developed a proprietary process that produces complex, concentrated and consistently flavoured living vinegars.

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Sultech Global

Calgary-based Sultech Global Innovation Corp. believes it has a solution to replace conventional ammonium sulphates found in fertilizer programs.

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Wittaya Aqua

A young Toronto-based software company focused on helping the aquaculture industry be more sustainable has grabbed global spotlight with its innovative data solutions.

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Gaia Protein

An interest in the interaction between human and animal health helped veterinarian Claudia Koch channel her entrepreneurial efforts into the world of insect protein.

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Manning Canning

Toronto-based preserving company is ready to shake up the beverage market by introducing Chrisoda, a ready-to-drink, carbonated version of their popular drinking vinegar concentrate, Shrub.

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Anatis Bioprotection

Anatis Bioprotection is a leader in biological pest control for the horticulture sector in Canada and the United States. The Quebec-based company can trace the...

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Organic Path

Organic Path Inc. (OPI)’s flagship product is a biostimulant of natural minerals, vitamins, oils, and extracts that enhances plant growth and health.

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Ground Up Eco-Ventures

Based in Okotoks, Alberta, Ground Up Eco-Ventures upcycle's cafe & brewery ingredients to make super flours, baking mixes & high-value oils that are great for...

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A promising start-up selected as a winner of the Winter 2021 GreenShoots Program has also just made a splash on the international stage.

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An online Ontario wholesale marketplace for local food has expanded into home delivery and curbside pickup in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Henry’s Tempeh

Rapidly growing interest in plant-based proteins and the trend toward clean, healthy eating is spelling opportunity for a Kitchener food company.

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Every time farmers drive equipment over their fields, they’re putting pressure on the soil. And that’s a major issue, both for agriculture and for the...

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When a potato grower discovers a batch of spoiled spuds in the bulk storage, tracing the problem back to the specific field location they came...

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Local Line

If you’re a farmer, baker, butcher or any other kind of small-scale food producer, Cole Jones understands the challenges you face. Making your product is...

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Thanks to Modgarden founder Aamar Khwaja, countertop micro-farms may soon be as commonplace as coffee makers and blenders.

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Established in 2016, Motorleaf develops “virtual agronomist” software that learns plant growth patterns by analyzing millions of points of real-time greenhouse data: temperature, humidity, CO2,...

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Livestock producers and aquaculture operators worldwide fear microbes that carry disease. These pathogens may be too small to see, but they inflict major damage: wiping...

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Sedna Technologies

Today, more Asian and European diners than ever are sitting down to Canadian lobster. But just how good is the quality of that crustacean after...

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SomaDetect’s technology promises to revolutionize how farmers receive information about their herd and about the milk they produce.

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Vive Crop Protection

Vive Crop Protection Hits the Target When it comes to pesticides, precision counts. You want to maximize the amount that reaches the pest,” explains Darren...

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