Food+City Challenge Prize
The fourth annual Food+City Prize competition will be at SXSW for the first time! Applicants from five continents and fourteen countries were ranked by our esteemed group of advisors, judges and mentors, and the top 15 were chosen as finalists. They represent a diverse range of logistical solutions, and stages of development. From Puerto Rico to Africa, idea-stage to scale-stage; these 15 supply chain startups will pitch at SXSW in March 2018 for the chance to win up to $50,000 in prizes.
Aggressively Organic offers a simple hydroponic system for plant-to-plate food production that anyone can afford and use regardless of experience and space. Check out their website: https://aggressivelyorganic.com/
AgroRacks has a plan to grow greens beside machines! Practical vertical farms & energy efficient server farms with AgroRacks—modular farming in the modern datacenter.
Elevated Honey Co. is disrupting the fake honey industry by creating an efficient, transparent, and connected supply chain between beekeepers and consumers. Check out their website: https://elevatedhoneyco.com/index.html
Grit Grocery is a mobile grocery truck. Imagine a Farmers Market + Blue Apron on a food truck. Real food, right in your neighborhood, saving you time without sacrificing health. Check out their website: https://gritgrocery.com/
Taimba is working to optimize agricultural supply chains to cut post-harvest wastage so as to offer quality-affordable farm produce to the bottom of pyramid. Check out their website: https://www.taimba.co.ke/
UAV-IQ bridges the gap between drone data collection and agriculture clients who need the resulting information to support decision making. Check out their website: http://www.uaviq.farm/en/home-page/
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