Access Investment, Field Trials, Expert Mentors & Customers in Silicon & Salinas Valleys, CA

The THRIVE Accelerator is seeking seed stage agtech companies developing big data & analytics, biotech, farm management, next gen farms, and robotics & automation solutions. 10 startups will be selected to participate in our fifth cohort class, which takes place over five months culminating at our Demo Day held at the Forbes AgTech Summit.



CONNECTIONS to corporations and growers that can provide field trials and product validation

INVESTMENT $100K per company

MENTORSHIP Top tier industry, technical and business experts on hand to guide and support your startup

EXPOSURE Demo Day at Forbes AgTech Summit and participation in THRIVE Innovation Showcase

VIRTUAL Continue to run your business at home. Get together with your cohort and our corporate partners in Salinas and Silicon Valleys at the beginning & end and participate in the rest of the program remotely.

RESOURCES Working space at Western Growers Innovation Center and access legal Services with Orrick, and memberships to AWS and Hubspot