Who We are
AgStart is a nonprofit organization that supports agriculture, food, and health entrepreneurs who are commercializing innovative technologies for a better future.
What We do
We provide entrepreneurs in our Northern California Region with tools for success.
The largest wet-lab incubator for startup companies in California’s Central Valley region.
Our facility, The Lab@AgStart, is located in Downtown Woodland. The space features:
Since its founding in 2012, the AgStart program has helped hundreds of innovators and startups in the Ag|Food|Health space. Since The Lab@AgStart opened in May 2021, 20 startup companies have used or occupied the incubator space, and have created over 24 new full-time professional jobs and attracted over $60 million in private capital!
The companies and organizations listed below represent some of the entrepreneurs bringing innovation to Ag|Food|Health in our region.
AgStart is part of our region’s thriving innovation ecosystem. Our network-centric model supports the explosive and impactful growth of innovation in our region and in this sector. AgStart is also a hub in AgTech Nation - a coast-to-coast collaboration of entrepreneur-support organizations connecting AgriFoodTech entrepreneurs to the resources they need to succeed, wherever they may be.