North Dakota

EXPO DAY

Batch 4

Join our Hybrid Expo

on October 21st

What to expect from our Expo?

  • 13
    Startups
  • 3
    Focus Areas
  • 3
    Startup Panels
  • 2
    Expert Keynote Speakers

Located in the heart of North Dakota, Fargo will graduate our fourth cohort in a year! We take pride in working with the World’s best startups and digital-driven corporations to bring Silicon Valley technology and agriculture together.




What topics will our experts talk about during the Expo?

  • Biostimulants
  • Farming as a Service
  • Digitizing Farming

Agenda

October 21st, 2021

  • 10:00 - 10:05 AM
    Opening Remarks
  • 10:05 - 10:20 AM
    Keynote Speaker - Aaron Magenheim
  • 10:20 - 10:35 AM
    Startup Pitch Session
  • 10:35 - 10:50 AM
    Startup Panel
  • 10:50 - 11:05 AM
    Startup Pitch Session
  • 11:05 - 11:20 AM
    Startup Panel
  • 11:20 - 11:30 AM
    Break
  • 11:30 - 11:55 AM
    Startup Pitch Session
  • 11:55 AM - 12:10 PM
    Startup Panel
  • 12:10 - 12:25 PM
    Keynote Speaker - Roger Tripathi
  • 12:25 - 12:30 PM
    Closing Remarks

Our Startups

  • Rize Logo
    Rize
    Rize Logo
    Rize
    Rize is the platform enabling farmers to access carbon finance, under the form of carbon credits or higher prices, via a carbon monitoring and certification infrastructure.
  • Agrellus Logo
    Agrellus
    Agrellus Logo
    Agrellus
    Agrellus is an e-Commerce portal providing growers and sellers of agricultural inputs with digital tools for sourcing farming product at the best value.
  • LeafTech Ag Logo
    LeafTech Ag
    LeafTech Ag Logo
    LeafTech Ag
    Leaftech Ag offers a handheld “Digital Lab” that analyzes a plant’s leaf for nutrient and chemical composition; delivering results that are 98% faster and 90% less expensive compared to current practices.
  • CHONEX Logo
    CHONEX
    CHONEX Logo
    CHONEX
    CHONEX is a nutrient recycling company that converts poultry manure, a low value fertilizer product.
  • Nutrient Recovery & Upcycling Logo
    Nutrient Recovery & Upcycling
    Nutrient Recovery & Upcycling Logo
    Nutrient Recovery & Upcycling
    NRU promotes the long-term benefit of communities and the environment through resource upcycling and sustainable nutrient management.
  • Arva Intelligence Logo
    Arva Intelligence
    Arva Intelligence Logo
    Arva Intelligence
    Arva Intelligence is an artificial intelligence company serving the agriculture sector.
  • ChrysaLabs Logo
    ChrysaLabs
    ChrysaLabs Logo
    ChrysaLabs
    ChrysaLabs is developing a real-time portable soil health and fertility assessment technology to support growers and agronomists in making better decisions, faster.
  • Rowbot Logo
    Rowbot
    Rowbot Logo
    Rowbot
    Rowbot uses small robots to drive profits, yields, and stewardship in large-scale, row crop farming.
  • Soiltech Wireless Logo
    Soiltech Wireless
    Soiltech Wireless Logo
    Soiltech Wireless
    Soiltech Wireless provides cost-effective, simple to deploy wireless sensor technologies that can be utilized across the whole ag supply chain - generating meaningful, actionable data to help optimize crop production and promote greater sustainability.
  • TraceX Technologies Logo
    TraceX Technologies
    TraceX Technologies Logo
    TraceX Technologies
    Leveraging blockchain to diitize the food and agriculture eco system to make the supply chain clean, credible, and traceable.
  • FungiAlert Logo
    FungiAlert
    FungiAlert Logo
    FungiAlert
    FungiAlert’s microbial sampling tool, the SporSenZ, is a paradigm shift in the discovery of new microbial products for agriculture. The SporSenZ allows for targeted sampling of fields, delivering a pool of biocontrol candidates that have the potential to become the next blockbuster for agriculture.
  • Vega MX Inc Logo
    Vega MX Inc
    Vega MX Inc Logo
    Vega MX Inc
    VegaMX Advances the productivity and profitability of Farms and Agri Businesses through satellite and ground based data analytics such as yield models, crop classification, soil moisture solutions
  • Leaf Agriculture Logo
    Leaf Agriculture
    Leaf Agriculture Logo
    Leaf Agriculture
    Leaf's unified farm data API helps developers build a better food system.

North Dakota Partners

  • Microsoft Plug and Play
  • Bremer Bank - Plug and Play
  • CHS - Plug and Play
  • OCP Group - Plug and Play

Plug and Play North Dakota

As one of the most influential agricultural hubs in the country, North Dakota is the perfect location to bring Silicon Valley technology and agriculture together. 

With the support of local industry leaders, Plug and Play is building a world-class Agtech ecosystem.