AGRI INNOVATION DEN 2019

2019 entries are now closed

Meet our 2019 Agri-Innovation Den finalists

Six entrepreneurs with cutting-edge ideas and technologies to advance agriculture will battle it out in front of a panel of judges next month for a £40,000 development prize. Here, we find out more about the finalists.

Paul Coleman

Crop4Sight

After more than 30 years working in potato agronomy and research, it became clear to Paul Coleman the sector suffered…

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Simon Fox

OptiYield

As a fresh-faced graduate, Simon Fox spent his first job working on soil nutrition and crop development in Swaziland…

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Tom Freeman

Crop Farmer

Growing up on his family’s arable farm in Worcestershire, Tom Freeman was inspired into a career in software development…

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Roelof Kramer

Agri Compas

After working worldwide in agri-business and becoming concerned about the state of the world, Roelof Kramer…

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William Pelton

Phytoform Labs

“I have always had a passion for growing plants,” says William Pelton, who says time on his grandfather’s farm had a big impact on him…

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David Scott

Intelligent Growth Solutions

Agriculture was not something David Scott had thought much about until meeting a farmer developing…

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Agri-Innovation Den is back for 2019 with an all new format and a fantastic business development prize package, worth £40,000

The competition, supported by BASF and Farm491, is designed to showcase new developments in agricultural technology, and we are inviting entrepreneurs from across the UK to pitch their concept and explain why it could revolutionise UK farming.

Ensuring new and progressive technologies have an opportunity to thrive is one of the biggest challenges faced by any industry and Agri-Innovation Den aims to facilitate this growth within agriculture.

Developments 

We want to hear from individuals who are developing new technology for the agricultural industry. In return we are offering a bespoke publicity, mentoring and business support package, alongside access to a network of progressive industry professionals who can help take your business to the next level. Whether you have a pioneering piece of software, a working technology, a dynamic approach to precision data or a concept you are confident will make a difference to farmers, we want to hear all about it.

Agri-Innovation Den is back for 2019 with an all new format and a fantastic business development prize package, worth £40,000

The competition, supported by BASF and Farm491, is designed to showcase new developments in agricultural technology, and we are inviting entrepreneurs from across the UK to pitch their concept and explain why it could revolutionise UK farming.

Ensuring new and progressive technologies have an opportunity to thrive is one of the biggest challenges faced by any industry and Agri-Innovation Den aims to facilitate this growth within agriculture.

Developments 

We want to hear from individuals who are developing new technology for the agricultural industry. In return we are offering a bespoke publicity, mentoring and business support package, alongside access to a network of progressive industry professionals who can help take your business to the next level. Whether you have a pioneering piece of software, a working technology, a dynamic approach to precision data or a concept you are confident will make a difference to farmers, we want to hear all about it.

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