Biome Makers

Biome Makers

A biotech startup specialized in microbiome understanding to provide analysis for agricultural and industrial processes.

Biome Makers is a global agtech company specializing in the development of a soil functionality analytics platform, BeCrop. The DNA sequencing, bioinformatics and AI-based solution generates actionable agronomic insights to optimize farming operations. The company was founded in 2015 by Adrián Ferrero and Alberto Acedo and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Product name
Industry

BeCrop

Gheom

Wineseq

Soil analysis

Timeline

Funding rounds

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Investment
Biome Makers funding round, August 2019
4,000,000
August 2019
4,000,000
August 2, 2019
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People

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Role
LinkedIn

Adrian Ferrero

Co-founder and CEO

Adrián Ferrero Fernandez

Founder

Alberto Acedo

Co-founder and CSO

John T Dimos

Employee

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News

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Date
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Mike Butcher
August 2, 2019
TechCrunch
The agriculture industry faces huge problems of sustainability. The world's population is increasing, leading to higher food demand, but this then threatens increasing deforestation, pesticide use and some fertilizers that are responsible for greenhouse emissions. Farming can also be a source of carbon sequestration, but how to preserve that? Plus, land quality is being decreased [...]
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