Leading the Way to Productive, Precise and Restorative Agriculture
Passion for sustainability
Biome Makers is a team of experts and passionate individuals of various backgrounds, who have come together to build a more sustainable world. Biome Makers is a growing company of more than 75 employees across the globe, yet preserving the startup mindset of innovation and continuing to bring solutions to tackle global challenges. Founded in California’s Silicon Valley in 2015, Biome Makers is now one of the foremost global AgTech leaders, setting the standard in soil health with BeCrop® technology.
Built on Industry-leading AgTech Expertise and Driven by Science.
Biome Makers integrates soil microbiology into agricultural decision-making to optimize farming practices and reverse the degradation of arable soils. With labs across the globe, customers on 4 continents, and 1M+ acres of land impacted, Biome Makers has revitalized soil functionality and agricultural sustainability worldwide.
Our mission is to create a more sustainable world through soil recovery.
Our ultimate vision is to bring ecological balance into modern global food production systems.
World-renowned scientific expertise combines with an innovative and data-fueled culture.
Global partnerships to provide open-source, independent and accessible technology.
Commitment to bringing the most reliable solutions for a regenerative agri-food system.
Our Rockstar Team
Meet our international and multidisciplinary rockstar team
We are more than 75 team members who share a passion to preserve, restore, and improve soil health and regenerative agriculture to ensure a healthy and happy planet.
We are a diverse company with a team working across the globe. Different nationalities are represented with people from Spain, USA, Canada, France, Netherlands, Chile, Argentina, Costa Rica, Mexico, Brazil, Venezuela, Germany, the Philippines, Honduras, Croatia, United Kingdom, India and Italy.
With multidisciplinary experience, our team intersects soil science, agriculture, business, ecology, microbiology, genetics, biotechnology, computer science, ecoinformatics and so much more!
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The Makers' Journey
From a simple dream to an all-star team!
2015 Biome Makers is born
Biome Makers was born in San Francisco, CA. Founders Alberto Acedo and Adrián Ferrero take action to recover soil health through science and technology.
First partnership secured with Illumina Accelerator.
Winseq trials and market validation for advanced soil analysis in vineyards.
Spanish subsidiary and WineSeq technology recognition.
Biome Makers completes a seed round supported by Illumina and Viking.
Wineseq launches operational portal, an easy and friendly platform featuring a toolkit for deeper analysis of results.
Biome Makers receives several awards for our innovation in building a sophisticated and impactful technology.
BeCrop® and Gheom
Beyond vineyards, Biome Makers expands tech to any soil and any crop through BeCrop® and Gheom services.
Biome Makers receives the support of Terra and The Pearse Lyons to keep improving the technology.
New App, new tools
New mobility tools: App and API
Series A funding
Biome Makers raised Series A funding led by European investors: Seaya Ventures, Local Globe and JME Ventures.
Biome Makers launches Fields4Ever, a global initiative for the conservation and monitoring of soil health.
European Commission Support
Funding from the European Commission to expand BeCrop® Technology.
The first AI virtual assistant
Biome Makers collaborates with Bayer Crop Science to validate the first AI virtual assistant to optimize yield and improve soil health.
First Lab Licensing Partnership
Waters Agricultural Laboratories Inc acquires a license of BeCrop® technology.
Series B Funding Secured
Biome Makers Raises $15M in Series B Funding led by Prosus Ventures, with the participation of Seaya Ventures, Viking Global Investors, JME Ventures and Pymwymic.
Expansion of Executive Team
New global executive team members join in each department with shared vision for worldwide soil health.
New Product Developments
Biome Makers announces updates to BeCrop® and launches BeCrop® Rate.
New Brand Architecture
Former product brand "Gheom" realigns with BeCrop® technology, is re-named BeCrop® Trials.
BeCrop® Advisor Program Launch
Biome Makers launches BeCrop® Advisor, a soil health educational training initiative on soil biology and the applications of BeCrop® technology.
Thank you for supporting us in our journey from the very beginning. Together, we are ensuring the future of sustainable agriculture through soil recovery.