The Future of Food and Agriculture Starts Here

Our future depends on innovators solving complex challenges for food and agriculture, so our mission is to fuel the growth of sustainable agriculture & food entrepreneur communities with the connections and resources they need to build, launch and grow their innovations. The VINE stands for Verde Innovation Network for Entrepreneurship, but you can just call us The VINE.

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Find the Resources You Need to Grow

Agriculture and food innovations are not easily developed alone. Success often takes a village. And we don’t just mean mentors and coaches. We mean a village of resources from incubator spaces, to labs, to research fields. We’re gathering these resources to help you quickly find what you need. We will continue to update these. See something missing? Let us know via our contact form.


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Upcoming Events

Future Food Tech NYC 2019

Tue, June 18th, 2019 9:00am to Wed, June 19th, 2019 2:30pm

Held annually in different locations, the Future Food-Tech Summit is a huge international networking event that brings together leading food brands and entrepreneurs and investors to share ideas and solutions.…

Global Startup Weekend Sustainable Revolution - Sacramento Edition

Fri, June 21st, 2019 6:00pm to Sun, June 23rd, 2019 8:30pm

Come create your prototype and business idea and receive feedback from entrepreneurs. This event is open to everybody of all ages and educational backgrounds. Attendees will join other teams and…

Chobani Food Tech Happy Hour: Bay Area

Tue, June 25th, 2019 6:00pm to Tue, June 25th, 2019 8:00pm

If you're interested in applying and learning more about the Chobani Food Residency 2019 program, come join the Chobani team at happy hour to hear more about the application process…

Chobani Food Tech Residency 2019

Sun, July 14th, 2019 11:59pm to Sun, July 14th, 2019 11:59pm

Chobani's residency is for startups in their ongoing mission to bring better food to more people. They want to solve challenges and build better food tech solutions found in the…

Seeds of Our Future 2019 by Silicon Valley Forum

Tue, August 20th, 2019 8:00am to Fri, August 23rd, 2019 5:00pm

Held in different locations across Silicon Valley, California, the Seeds of Our Future Immersion Program encourages AgTech innovators to attend this 4-day event exploring sustainable solutions for the projected population increase in…

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