Who we are

Agro Innovation Lab is the innovation platform of BayWa & RWA, two of the most important players in the global agricultural industry.

The application phase for our Startup Acceleration Program 2017 is open from April to May 28th 2017. We will keep you posted.

Our clear goal is to be the partner of choice for innovation and innovative services in agriculture in Europe.


What we do

We are the gateway for startups and other innovative companies into BayWa & RWA.

Our Acceleration Program offers entrepreneurs broad agricultural and entrepreneurial knowledge, selected mentors and trainers, a brilliant network and valuable resources.

In addition, we provide access to a high-quality network of potential investors and other selected service partners.

The establishment of long-term cooperations between startups and BayWa as well as RWA, is one of the key objectives of our activities.

What we are looking for

With new ideas and trendsetting solutions we want to strengthen the innovative power of our customers as well as parent companies and recognise promising potentials at an early stage.

We are looking globally for teams who are working on innovative technologies, products and solutions which impact upon the field of agriculture.

The teams will be supported in optimizing their prototypes, validating their go-to-market strategies, developing their business models, accessing customers and expanding into new markets.

Acceleration Program 2017

Acceleration Program 2016