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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    Educational Resources

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    Food Prep/Kitchen Spaces

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    Government Resources

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    Open Data

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    Spotlight Innovators

Upcoming Events

SVF Food Tech Startup Pitch Night

Wed, January 16th, 2019 4:30pm to Wed, January 16th, 2019 7:30pm

Showcase your emerging tech company at our next Startup Pitch Night! Each installment of this ongoing series invites a handpicked group of seven entrepreneurs to pitch their product in front of…

EcoFarm Conference

Wed, January 23rd, 2019 to Sat, January 26th, 2019

39th annual EcoFarm Conference! EcoFarm is more than a conference. It's a gathering for inspiration, renewal, and celebration! Learn more

Farm To Fork Live Series

Fri, February 1st, 2019 8:00am to Fri, February 1st, 2019 11:00am

Join us on February 1st at the Milagro Centre for a discussion featuring women leading in the food space. This event will be moderated by local TV personality Bethany Crouch.… Precision Agriculture Conference

Tue, February 5th, 2019 to Wed, February 6th, 2019

The 2019 conference will once again be a day-and-a-half program comprised of expert speaker presentations, as well as hands-on workshops. The conference's workshops are designed for those just beginning with…

2019 AgTech Micro Conference

Thu, February 7th, 2019 1:00pm to Thu, February 7th, 2019 6:00pm

Join us for a provocative and inspirational conversation about agriculture and technology in our community. We are excited to bring you a roster of distinguished presenters who will not only…

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