Cultivator CleanTech GROW company, Prairie Robotics, Closes $690K Seed Round

July 19th, 2021

Venture capital investments are heating up in Saskatchewan, and it doesn’t look like it’s slowing down anytime soon. Of these announcements includes Cultivator GROW company, Prairie Robotics, who recently announced the close of a $690,000 seed round, led by Conexus Venture Capital Inc. (CVC)., with participation from Max Schmeiser, Kerry Lumbard, and Dan Cugnet. This […]

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And we just keep GROWing!

June 30th, 2021

And we just keeping GROWing! Meet our newest GROW companies. These 3️⃣ companies recently graduated from our START program and quickly showcased their ability for high growth. Let’s get to know them:   Store to Door – a branded platform that gives retailers the ability to offer cost-effective same-day delivery. 👨🏼‍💻👨🏼‍💻 Founders: Scott Love and […]

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📢START Cohort 5 Applications Now Open📢

June 28th, 2021

Do you have the next big tech startup or idea for one? We’re now accepting pre-screen applications for START Cohort 5, which begins this summer! ☀ Our START program is a 3-month pre-revenue tech accelerator program. Over the 3-months, founders will be given the programming, mentorship, resources and more to help them take their minimum […]

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Another One for the Books: 24 Hour Startup AgTech

June 23rd, 2021

  Last week, we teamed up with Canada’s Farm Show to deliver a virtual 24 Hour Startup AgTech bringing together Canada’s best + brightest in ag, tech, and design to build innovative solutions to real ag problems! In just 24 hours, we: Connected 50+ participants, mentors, judges and volunteers 👨‍💻👩‍💻 Saw 400+ pitch finale attendees […]

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Accelerating the Cultivation of Canadian Agtech

June 17th, 2021

We’re proud to announce that we’ve teamed up with Economic Development Regina (EDR) and the soon-to-be-launched venture capital fund, Emmertech, to launch an Agtech Accelerator.   Through this partnership, we’re solidifying Saskatchewan as a global agtech hub for investment, commercialization, and job creation. Between EDR’s industry connections, access to capital through Emmertech, and Cultivator’s programming we […]

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Welcoming Strategy Lab as Cultivator’s Marketing in Residence

May 28th, 2021

We’re excited to welcome Strategy Lab to Cultivator as our Marketing in Residence partner. Through this partnership, Strategy Lab will help our startups standout through branding and website support.  “Being born and raised in Regina, Saskatchewan ourselves, we couldn’t be more excited to be selected as the Marketing in Residence partner at Cultivator, We’ve seen […]

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24 Hour Startup is Back & We’re Going Country!

May 26th, 2021

On June 16 + 17, we’re bringing together the best and brightest in agriculture, technology, business, and design to build the agtech startup dream team.   We’re proud to present a virtual edition of 24 Hour Startup AgTech at this year’s Canada’s Farm Show! Mark your calendars and join us for a front-row seat to […]

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That’s a Wrap: Demo Day Start Cohort 4!

May 6th, 2021

We said it and we meant it. We GROW SK Startups 🚀🌾 Over two years ago we began a mission: help local startups start, grow, and scale their way into the tech ecosystem.  Today we celebrate the end of our fourth START Cohort program. Over the past 12 weeks, we saw these founders challenge themselves, […]

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Meet START Cohort 4!

April 1st, 2021

This group of Saskatchewan’s newest tech startups is just over the halfway milestone of START Cohort 4! They have learned everything from building a brand to sales and growth!🚀 ALL 13 companies will be pitching at Demo Day on April 29th! Mark your calendars – this is an all-star group you won’t want to miss!🤩 […]

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Celebrating Two Years of Growth and Positive Economic Impact

February 25th, 2021

Two years ago, we launched Canada’s first-credit union led business incubator. Since then, we’ve incubated and provided resources, mentorship, and space to over 50 startups. In just two years, these 50+ startups have: Created 172 jobs; Generated $8.4 million in revenue; Obtained $17.8 million in public funding; and Raised $13.4 million in private capital. “When […]

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