THRIVE MIDWEST CHALLENGE
AT THE FORBES AGTECH SUMMIT

Join us for a pitch day competition as start ups focus on developing technology solutions in livestock, row crop, and agriculture biotechnology

SVG Ventures- THRIVE is partnering with ForbesLIVE and Agrinovus Indiana to launch THRIVE Midwest Challenge, a challenge targeting startups from around the world developing agriculture biotechnology, livestock and digital solutions for row crops. The selected winner will receive up to $200K in investment, connections to large Midwest food and agriculture corporate partners, demo their solutions at the Forbes AgTech Summit in Indianapolis, Indiana, and secure a spot in THRIVE’s annual seed accelerator.

BENEFITS

  • Access to THRIVE and AgriNovus Midwest Corporate Partner Network
  • Prize investment up to $200K from SVG Ventures fund
  • Access to the THRIVE Accelerator Program – voted most valuable accelerator by AgFunder
  • Global recognition at Forbes AgTech Summit in Indianapolis

TECH CATEGORIES

LIVESTOCK

Animal Health/Nutrition

Herd Management

Animal Breeding

Supply Chain

Waste Management

AG BIOTECH

Genetics

Inputs

Microbiome

Plant Breeding

AG BIOTECH

Image Technology

Sensors & Precision Ag

Farm Managment

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prizes and winners

Forbes-Midwest

Our (IoT) solution, enables feed mills to effectively track on-farm inventory, dramatically increasing operational efficiencies. 

Forbes-Midwest

SwineTech’s award-winning product, SmartGuard, prevents piglet deaths due to their moms crushing them. 

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