September 5, 2019

Farming is the world’s most important career — that’s why it needs a new image

… It seems to me that what’s needed is a rebrand of sorts — a concerted effort to separate myth from fact and promote the potential […]
September 5, 2019

New ways to make vertical farming stack up

Cultivating fresh produce in an artificial environment is getting cheaper. Read more about some of the solutions contributing to the commercial viability in the space. read […]
August 26, 2019

We’re looking for cutting-edge startups in food & agriculture to join the 2019 AgSharks. Sound like you?

AgSharks is a pitch competition for cutting-edge startups in Food & Ag providing new tools and technologies to support a more sustainable and nutritious food system. 
August 22, 2019

Corwin Heatwole believes the home team can produce a better bird

…What makes a certified-organic chicken? No antibiotics. Less-crowded living conditions. Access to pasture and sunlight. Organic feed and bugs and wild greens to munch on. Heatwole’s idea […]
August 22, 2019

Applications open for AgSharks startup pitch competition

… “For three years, Western Growers has come together with S2G to provide this unique opportunity for startups to receive the feedback and seed money needed for […]
August 22, 2019

Apeel Sciences unveils supplier network

…”Apeel’s supplier network allows us to connect with retailers and other companies who look to technology for solutions that deliver superior products, increase profits and reduce […]
August 14, 2019

Investors put $13M behind Hazel Technologies’ packets to reduce food waste

…Chicago-based startup Hazel Technologies closed a $13 million Series B round of funding for its shelf life-extending sachets. It was led by Pangea Ventures and S2G Ventures… […]
July 30, 2019

The Future of Protein: Nutrition, the Environment, and Ethics

The food system is reframing protein as a way to address global issues, asking questions like “how will we continue to feed the world’s population, while lowering emissions and our environmental footprint?”
June 19, 2019

Lessons on Culture with S2G

S2G Blog – June 19, 2019 I was in an Uber on my way to class when I got the email – inviting me to a […]