Products made with moringa, one of the most nutrient-rich plants on the planet. kulikulifoods.com
- Lisa Curtis, founder and CEO of Kuli Kuli
Lucky Iron Fish
Simple and easy to use solution to a global health problem, iron deficiency anemia. luckyironfish.com
- Gavin Armstrong, CEO of Lucky Iron Fish
Green Zebra Grocery
Working to address food deserts with a 7-11 meets Whole Foods model. Emphasis on natural, organic, and local food. greenzebragrocery.com
- Lisa Sedlar, Founder and CEO - Green Zebra Grocery
a vertically-integrated tomato-paste processing company serving the local Nigerian market—the largest tomato paste importer in the world. tomatojos.net
- Mira Mehta, CEO of Tomato Jos
a Mexican based biotechnology research company that seeks to increase and monetize the biological capital (microorganisms) of agricultural soils and ecosystems through the materialization of science. The purpose is to contribute to achieve harmony between agriculture and nature. Grupo Solena achieves its mission through a proprietary methodology where it measures, values and finally monetizes the agricultural ecosystem thus helping to empower farmers increasing the fertility conditions of their soil in order to reduce their need to use agrochemicals. www.solenaverde.com
- Irving Rivera, CEO and Co-Founder of Solena
Founded in 2017 to make lending to farmers in Latin America a faster, easier, and less costly process. While technology in machinery and agriculture has improved constantly over the last decade, banking in rural Latin America has remained unchanged. Siembro’s lending platform reduces friction in the process and, most importantly, creates a marketplace of financing options for the farmer.
- Nicolás Simonassi, Founder and CEO
PONCE offers an Agricultural Irrigation Equipment Efficiency Service to help growers improve their yields, avoid failures, optimize the usage of water as well as fuel and electricity to lower the cost of irrigating. Founded in 2017 by José Robetto, Mariano Finochietto and Iñaki Albisu, PONCE has monitored over 1,000 machines in Argentina, Chile and México. Today the team has grown to 15 talented individuals working every day to change the way water is applied to agriculture – committing to save water for future generations.
- Jose Robetto, CEO & Founder
Agrojusto is a triple impact startup that seeks to promote sustainable and fair agriculture in Latin America. The mission of the startup is to digitize the food market for fair and efficient trade, connecting small farmers, food producers, and small food businesses with all tables in Latin America. Agrojusto works directly with actors in the value chain to help them sell their products at fair prices and offer them access to tools, knowledge, and technologies that allow them to improve their production and increase their income.
- Maria Fernanda Bonesso, Founder and CEO
Interaction Advisory Group
Customized special needs awareness and training for first responders, public service officials, educators as well as private sector workers. www.interactionadvisorygroup.com
- Dustin Chandler, President and Co-Founder of Interaction Advisory Group
Exploring the Business Brain Model
Exploring and promoting the integration and understanding of neuroscience, psychology and related cognitive sciences within business contexts. www.exploringthebusinessbrain.com
- Julia Christensen Hughes, Former Dean, College of Business and Economics University of Guelph
a Trinidad and Tobago based non-profit that has a vision to engage the next generation of farmers and agriculture entrepreneurs to develop bold, out-of-the-box innovations that help solve the greatest challenge facing our collective future—global food security . Creator of the world’s first “Superhereos” for food and nutrition security – AgriMAN and PhotoSynthesista.
- Alpha Sennon, Executive Director and Founder of WHYFARM