Montpellier and its agri-food sector
Home of Agropolis International, a major worldwide research hub, Montpellier Métropole hosts the world’s largest scientific community involved with agriculture, food, biodiversity, and environment. About forty agri-tech companies, representing some 900 jobs, are active in the Montpellier Métropole area, including: Smag, ITK, Fruition Sciences, Matahi, Il était un Fruit, Qualiplante, ADNid, Envilys, Nyseos, Indatech, Histalim, and more.
French Tech Montpellier promotes innovative projects under the #Foodtech banner, an alliance of new technologies and activities related to food, from production to sales and restaurant services.
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Mas Numérique testimonial
Thomas Crestey, manager of the Mas Numérique (digital farmhouse) and an Agro-ICT pedagogical engineer at Montpellier SupAgro
“Mobilizing innovative companies, professors of higher education, and technical and agricultural sectors alongside farming professionals can only favor the emergence of new collaborations to meet the challenges of these sectors.”