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Plug and Play North Dakota Accepts 14 Startups for its Fourth Batch

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FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA, July 16th, 2021 -- Plug and Play North Dakota has announced the 14 startups selected for the third batch of its new Agtech Program. This program aims to facilitate opportunities for pilots, POCs, and new relationships between the selected batch startups and Plug and Play's global ecosystem. Founding partners of the program include Microsoft, Bremer Bank, CHS, and OCP Group.

The startups, chosen by partners of the program, represent a variety of new agriculture-specific innovations focused on soil sensing and analysis, field monitoring, precision farming, automation, and sustainability.

Click below to learn more about the 14 startups participating in the program:


Leaf's universal farm data API helps developers build a better food system.


Agrellus is an e-Commerce portal providing growers and sellers of agricultural inputs with digital tools for sourcing farming product at the best value.


Chonex converts poultry manure into a high-value biofertilizer and bio stimulant.


Laconik makes it easy to run strip trials and discover the exact amount of fertilizer your field needs.


ChrysaLabs' real-time portable soil fertility assessment technology helps growers and agronomists better manage their fertility and increase their yield.

Leaftech AG

Leaftech Ag offers a handheld “Digital Lab” that analyzes a plant’s leaf for nutrient and chemical composition.


FungiAlert’s microbial sampling tool, 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!

Nutrient Recovery & Upcycling

Nutrient Recovery & Upcycling promotes the long-term benefit of communities and the environment through resource upcycling and sustainable nutrient management.

Rize Ag

Rize Ag provides satellite imagery measuring system and carbon credit verification platform.


Rowbot uses small robots to drive profits, yields, and stewardship in large-scale, row crop farming.

SoilTech Wireless

Soiltech Wireless provides cost-effective, simple to deploy wireless sensor technologies that can be utilized across the entire ag supply chain.


TraceX is leveraging blockchain to digitize the food and agriculture eco system to make the supply chain clean, credible, and traceable.


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.

Arva Intelligence

Arva delivers a unified data analytics platform for advisors and suppliers to enhance grower profitability and sustainability.

About Plug and Play

Plug and Play is the leading innovation platform, connecting startups, corporations, venture capital firms, universities, and government agencies. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, we're present in 35+ locations across five continents. We offer corporate innovation programs and help our corporate partners in every stage of their innovation journey, from education to execution. We also organize startup acceleration programs and have built an in-house VC to drive innovation across multiple industries where we've invested in hundreds of successful companies including Dropbox, Guardant Health, Honey, Lending Club, N26, PayPal, and Rappi. For more information, visit https://www.plugandplaytechcenter.com/

Plug and Play North Dakota Contact: s.thorsrud@pnptc.com