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Bioenterprise offers a suite of strategic funding programs to advance commercialization and scale up promising agri-tech and food companies. With the help of regional partners, we have expanded funding efforts across Canada. From Alberta to Nova Scotia, Bioenterprise offers grants for food and agriculture companies at different stages of development, from conceptualization to mass commercialization.
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Mentorship for innovative companies in Alberta
Alberta Yield is for founders or leaders of Alberta-based and innovation-driven agricultural technology or agri-food ventures seeking to establish a product or service, grow the business, and/or access investment, and increase networks.
Funding for Ontario-based alternative fertilizer solutions
The Fertilizer Accelerating Solutions & Technology Challenge invites Ontario-based organizations with products and solutions in the alternative fertilizer space to lead commercialization projects.
Funding for SME’s in Northern Ontario
The Northern Food Security Challenge is an agri-food innovation challenge where eligible Northern Ontario businesses are invited to submit an application focused on their innovative solutions, processes or methods used to improve food security in Northern communities.
Mentorship for innovative agtech companies in Quebec
This program is the first acceleration program 100% dedicated to the commercialization of innovative agricultural technologies in Quebec. Entrepreneurs will benefit from various forms of support, including access to resources to commercialize their technology.
National Sustainability and Innovation Challenge
Dairy Farmers of Canada and Bioenterprise have partnered to host a $50,000 National Sustainability and Innovation Challenge – a business pitch competition focused on sustainability in the agriculture and food industry.
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