Meet the Food and Agri enterprises of the future
StartLife is a thriving community that consists of more than 170 startups. StartLife supports entrepreneurs and their teams as they develop innovative business ideas into global enterprises with a lasting impact. Scroll down to learn what StartLife has to offer and to meet our community.

StartLife Incubation Programme
For startups, we created the StartLife Incubation Programme. This is a three-stage process that helps you design a solid business plan, understand your customers, and become investor ready. To complement its Incubation Programme, StartLife organises workshops and events that improve the competences of startup teams.

Learn more about the StartLife Incubation Programme

Startup funding
To fund initial business activities, startups that participate in the StartLife Incubation Programme can apply for a pre-seed loan. Moreover, StartLife has a specific offering for students looking for funding, as well as an extensive network of investors that can provide additional funding.


Mentoring programme
Every StartLife startup get’s the opportunity to receive support from a senior professional active in our mentoring programme.


Startup community
In the last five years StartLife supported over 170 early stage startups working on a technological innovation in Food and Agriculture.

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170 Startups contracted and supported
325 Jobs created by the startups
51M Money raised by the startups


A selection of our Startups active in Food

Algreen Boxbites Caenator Carezzo Culios Duplaco Foodcase International Fortified Fotein Fruitfiguurtje GreenFood50 Heacado Hollanda Fair Foods Homegrape Insect Europe Konnekt Smartdrinks MADbio Melt MilkWays NGN No Fairytales NutriLeads Phycom PS in Foodservice Sabofa Seamore TheAlgaeFactory Vallei vis Vexx Wasabi4you Waterly

A selection of our Startups active in Agriculture

AgroTechniq Anoxia Europe B-Mex Bio Innovations Centre for Sustainability Cerescon ClearDetections Drone4Agro Eagle View Hudson River Biotechnology Livestock Robotics Multi Tool Trac MusaRadix Onszaden Phenovation Pherobank Plant-e Sigrow Sitrac TEN Innovation Design VitalFluid Wingssprayer

A selection of our Startups active in Crossovers and other startups

CCWood Chaincraft Deena Bioinformatics Goodhout In2Care Indugras LabTIE Mali Biocarburant Pectcof Sesolo Mello Student Safaris Surfix TripleT Biosciences United Wardrobe Vicancy Vuurs Yellow Pallet