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.

Stay Connected

Featured Stories

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.


Learn More

  • accelerators_front


  • educational_resources_ front

    Educational Resources

  • kitchen_space_area_front

    Food Prep/Kitchen Spaces

  • funding_front


  • government_resources_ front

    Government Resources

  • incubator_2_front


  • lab_front


  • open_data_front

    Open Data

  • organization_front


  • research_fields_2_front

    Research Fields

  • workspaces_front


  • business_front

    Spotlight Innovators

Upcoming Events

Hacking Food - Bay Area Sustainable Food & Agriculture Festival

Wed, July 24th, 2019 1:00pm to Wed, July 24th, 2019 7:00pm

Want to meet Bay Area food entrepreneurs and learn more about new trends and topics in the sustainable food industry? Join Hacking Food, an interactive festival, for a day with…

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…

Farm Progress Show 2019

Tue, August 27th, 2019 to Thu, August 29th, 2019

Join the nation's largest outdoor farm event and immerse yourself in the agricultural community. Look at the newest technologies from manufacturers and gather, meet, and learn from other producers. Join…

FoodBytes! by Rabobank

Thu, September 19th, 2019 2:00pm to Thu, September 19th, 2019 7:30pm

FoodBytes! by Rabobank is a pitch competition and networking event that builds connections between promising food and ag startups and corporates and investors. Learn More

Tesco Agri T-Jam and World Agri-Tech Pitch Day 2019

Mon, October 14th, 2019 to Mon, October 14th, 2019

World Agri-Tech has partnered with Tesco to host the second annual  Tesco Agri T-Jam & World Agri-Tech Pitch Day in London. Startups are encouraged to apply before August 7 for the…

Show All

Stay Connected

We have lots of great things in store for making connections, keeping people informed and helping innovators in sustainable agriculture and food. Sign-up to stay updated on our program and to receive our newsletter (coming soon!).