RootCamp supports startups who want to accelerate their paths to market and have a positive impact in the AgriFood Tech sector with disruptive solutions.
We provide an acceleration curriculum for early stage startups but also fuel later stage startups. We also assist international companies to implement their solution within the European market. We provide access to our support network to help you with whatever you need to start scaling.
“For more than 100 years, we have been committed to increasing our customers' yields, promoting new cultivation methods and ensuring food security for people around the world. For this purpose, as well as for the improvement of our methods and processes, we are constantly striving for new ideas and exchange with others. The Rootcamp perfectly reflects this approach in accordance with our standards.”
Ralf Blessing, Senior Innovation Manager at K+S Group
"The cooperation between Corporate Venture Capital at KWS and RootCamp is based on the common goal of constantly improving agriculture through innovation and technology and making it more sustainable. We greatly appreciate the professional and personal exchange with RootCamp's experienced team."
Dr. Alexander Wiegelmann, Head of New Business Ventures at KWS
When you join RootCamp, you'll be able to utilize our entire ecosystem we've developed in Germany to specifically help startups grow quickly. Beyond RootCamp, you'll get direct access to our accelerator in Leipzig, our VC fund, and our research and technology initiative which is also based in Leipzig.