The Yield Lab Awarded The 2016 Global Ambassadors Award

“The Yield Lab, the world’s first food and agriculture technology business accelerator, was presented the World Trade Center St. Louis’ Global Ambassador Award on Friday at the annual Growing Global event. The luncheon, at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Clayton, Mo., attracted more than 600 guests.

The award acknowledges a person or organization that has enhanced the image of St. Louis as a global center and whose efforts have resulted in the exposure of St. Louis to the international community. The Yield Lab is an early-stage venture fund and business accelerator that invests $100,000 in early stage food and agricultural technology (AgTech) startups, provides one-on-one mentorship, free workspace, and networking opportunities supported by agriculture focused organizations and businesses from the St. Louis region.”

Read the full St. Louis Economic Development Partnership blog post here.