The Discovery Platform for Food & Ag Innovation

FoodBytes! by Rabobank is a next-generation pitch competition and networking platform that builds lasting connections between the most promising food and agriculture startups, corporates and investors, helping them pioneer a more sustainable future.

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Award Winners

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Companies Pitched

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Attendees

Meet the FoodBytes! New York 2018 Winners

Rabobank announces its FoodBytes! New York 2018 winners, all chosen for their new and disruptive solutions to pressing food challenges. Read More

 

Judges’ Choice Award Winner

 

SomaDetect

SomaDetect

Ag Tech – Buffalo, NY

Deep learning and AI dairy company that provides real-time, automated analysis of milk quality without any addition of chemicals or consumables.

People’s Choice Award Winner

 

Winnow

Winnow

Food Tech – London, UK

Developer of digital tools to help chefs run more profitable, sustainable kitchens by cutting food waste in half.

Highly Commended Award Winner

 

 

Wasteless

Wasteless

Food Tech – New York, NY

Dynamic pricing system that allows supermarkets to price and sell products based on expiration dates, thus reducing food waste and optimizing shelf management.

FoodBytes! Twitter

15/12/2018 at 1:02am
FoodBytes! is the jumping off point for the best and brightest food and ag startups. Apply today to join the community and pitch on March 28 in San Francisco. Application deadline: Dec 16, so hurry!!! https://t.co/ixX7p0maNQ #foodstartups #agtech #foodinnovation @FoodBytes https://t.co/2Bu3RslKKH FoodBytes photo
14/12/2018 at 11:52pm
. @Ovenly founder (and #FoodBytes mentor) Erin Patinkin shares her story with @VICE about how she quit her job to start a bakery.

https://t.co/4w5TFviOjJ
14/12/2018 at 11:28pm
UC Davis "Design Thinking for Food" students are applying #designthinking to improve food access, equity and justice on campus. #FoodInsecurity https://t.co/vPDSLVaCmL https://t.co/sRtox78ZfL FoodBytes photo
14/12/2018 at 8:18am
📰: #FoodBytes! alum @InnovoPro, developer of a 70% #protein from #chickpea, raises $4.25 million to boost production, distribute worldwide #israel https://t.co/M3eUmqPlEF

Innovation

Rabobank maintains at the forefront of emerging technologies that will shape the future of our clients’ businesses and our competitive service delivery in the long-term.

Sustainability

 

Rabobank was founded by farmers who believed that the cooperative concept of working together would be of benefit to all. Food and agriculture is and always will be at the heart of our strategy. We define our contribution to sustainable development as a collective effort to use natural resources as efficiently as possible, reducing our impact on the environment.

Food

Rabobank is committed to the enablement of a food-secure future for our world’s population with respect to improving both availability and access to food, stimulating balanced nutrition, and enhancing stability of food and agriculture supply chains.

Startup

 

FoodBytes! by Rabobank was created with a simple mission in mind – to find the most innovative and ground-breaking concepts in food and agriculture, and pair that creativity with the capital needed to bring it to market.

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