RootCamp Blog

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The BLIVE Project: Boosting innovation for livestock farming in Europe

From April to September 2022, RootCamp in partnership with the German AgriFood Society is implementing the BLIVE...

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Get to know Startup Coach Caspar - RootCamp Team Interview

Get to know Caspar Olenhusen! He is one of RootCamp's startup coaches with passion for agriculture since his...

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RootCamp is kicking off with Batch #3

For Batch#3 we got 250 applications from 58 countries worldwide! We are extremely grateful for your interest in our...

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The best 10 % of Batch#3: Discover the startups

RootCamp’s Batch #3 starts next week! More than 250 startups from 58 different countries have applied for our...

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Meet RootCamp Mentor Alexandra Vázquez Bea Veganz Group AG

Young startups face many questions at the beginning of their journey in building a successful business. Uncertainties...

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Disruptive innovation combining corporate power and startup agility

Traditional multibillion-dollar corporations have dominated the modern economy due to their market access, structured...

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Meet RootCamp Startup wiCow

Regularly we want to present you the startups that are part of the RootCamp program. In the interview series we...

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Meet RootCamp Startup FibriTech

Regularly we want to present you the startups that are part of the RootCamp program. In the interview series we...

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ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL BATCH: ROOTCAMP’S SECOND DEMO DAY

The RootCamp Demo Day is designed as an exchange platform for the agrifood tech scene in which corporations, investors...

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Meet RootCamp Startup Contagra

Regularly, we want to present you the startups that are part of the RootCamp program. In this interview series we...

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Meet RootCamp Startup DigiFarm

Regularly, we want to present you the startups that are part of the RootCamp program. In this interview series we...

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Soil microbiome: what's behind the buzz?

Setting the scene

In their natural environment, plants are part of a rich ecosystem, including the most diverse and...

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Developing a circular economy in agriculture

With the increase in the world´s population, the demand for food, energy and water is rising as well. However, the...

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Meet RootCamp Startup E-Terry

Regularly, we want to present you the startups that are part of the RootCamp program. In this interview series we...

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Agricultural Robots: How robotics is changing agriculture?

Modern agriculture is in the process of a technological revolution. Influenced by the growing global demand of...

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Digital future: decision making systems for agriculture

Global challenges such as the growing world population (predicted to reach 9 billion by 2050), the increasing demand...

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Meet RootCamp Startup GeoPard Agriculture

Regularly we want to present you the startups that are part of the RootCamp program. In the interview series we...

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“The potential of carbon farming - a reality check"

Carbon farming is an agricultural method which aims to sequester atmospheric carbon into the soil as well as into...

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“Is AgBiotechnology the key to sustainable agriculture?"

The fact that one farmer can now feed about 130 people is the result of constant innovation within the last centuries....

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RootCamp’s neighborhood: the former Sigmundshall mine turns into the Innovation Center Innopark Sigmundshall

At RootCamps we catalyze the cooperation of industry and international early stage as well as established startups. To...

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11 reasons to apply for the RootCamp startup incubation program

There are thousands of startup programs in a wide variety of fields. But there are very few for agtech startups. You...

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What do Hannover, environmental protection and startups have in common?

"Nothing changes if nothing changes". In order to be able to continue living on our earth, more must be done for the...

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“This is just the beginning”: RootCamps first batch & Demo Day

Less than a year after opening up, we celebrated the end of the acceleration program with the first Demo Day on March...

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How to breath life into an international startup incubator during a global pandemic

Incubators are great for skyrocketing your business in an environment where coffee machine chit-chat can turn into a...

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ROOTCAMP STARTUP Smart Cloud Farming: “The world of agriculture is changing rapidly - we map it for you.”

The Berlin-based startup SmartCloudFarming is one of the first who joined RootCamp. Their remote sensing technology...

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RootCamp startup Be-Grow: “The biggest advantage of RootCamp is the focus”

At their former employer BASF, Maik Schacht and Norbert Heidinger worked with an experienced team on making a novel...

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RootCamp STARTUP Aquapurna: “Building an agrifoodtech startup is always about emotion”

When Florian Gösling and David Gebhard went backpacking in India, they didn’t plan to come back with a business idea....