Make agriculture part of the solution

We are looking for founders and early stage ventures with exciting, original, and viable business ideas in agriculture and food production


Start-up funds of up to £140K


Three years of training and mentoring


Open doors to leading Science and tech experts in the UK Agri-tech ecosystem and internationally


Access to business experts and 1-2-1 mentoring with a business mentor

What's so special about SHAKE?

We’re not a typical fund. Imagine us more like a family - nurturing collective potential to create something truly amazing, leveraging world class expertise in science, tech and business.

We have a shared passion and a collective ambition to tackle climate change. We have the drive, determination and courage to push the boundaries of the food and farming industry.

We’ll support you and your bright ideas, providing you with care, mentorship and advice well beyond the initial funding to turn your ventures into a reality.

Who are we?

SHAKE Climate Change is a consortium-based programme led by Rothamsted Research

Meet the team