Investee Companies


  • AdeTherapeutics

    AdeTherapeutics technology has been in-licensed by Temple Therapeutics. It uses a novel mechanism of action in wound healing to prevent or reduce surgical scarring. The products add significant value to patients, surgeons and potentially reduce costly hospital readmissions due to adhesion-related complications. The opportunity is to set standard of care and be the preferred choice for surgeons to prevent adhesions in gynaecology, general surgery, neurosurgery and ophthalmology. 

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  • Agrisoma Biosciences

    Agrisoma Biosciences develops and sells seed for a crop called Brassica carinata – a non-food, industrial oilseed that delivers high-quality oil that is ideal for use in the biofuel industry, and high-quality protein that is used as animal feed. Agrisoma has commercialized elite lines of this crop under the brand name Resonance carinata.

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  • Bio-ID (Multigen Diagnostics)

    Bio-ID Diagnostic affiliate company, MultiGEN Diagnostics, develops assays addressing the technical limitations in providing accurate comprehensive clinical information for better patient care. In doing so, MultiGEN has modified the “Gold Standard’ Sanger sequencing chemistry. Presently, MultiGEN has six modified chemistry platforms. Based on combinations of these platforms, novel assays are developed in the areas of infectious diseases, oncology, pharmacogenomics, and drug development/personalized medicine.

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  • BioWave Aqua Solutions

    BioWave is part of the Enviroway Group of Companies. EnviroWay’s research and development team works hand in hand with scientists, engineers, and communities around the world and is dedicated to bringing innovative, eco-friendly, microbial solutions for bioaugmentation and application in the fields of industrial, commercial, and municipal wastewater management. These solutions aim to replace the conventional use of chemicals and costly mechanical practices, while presenting a cost effective and safe natural technology. 

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  • Ecobain Gardens

    Ecobain Gardens provides its customers with truly fresh, locally grown produce through Saskatoon's cold, long winters. Produce is grown hydroponically in a 6000 sq ft building, using a special lighting system which allows plants to thrive indoors, stacked from the floor to the roof. The farm is closed off from outside weather conditions, insects, dust, spray drift, and all of the other issues a farmer can face throughout the growing year. 

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  • Intelliconn

    Intelliconn provides farmers with wirless connectivity and remote monitoring and control. In addition, their grain data and analysis platform provides automated grain sample aquisition, digitization and value optimization for producers, grain buyers and other along the commodity chain.

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  • MustGrow Biologics

    MustGrow's innovative platform allows them to effciently and effectively manipulate the natural defensive mechanisms employed by Brassica plants for broad based use in agricultural and cannabis crop protection and production. The company has developed novel and proprietary solutions that utilize components of the mustard plant to provide high-quality, natural pest control to growers facing challenges associated with nematodes and soil-borne diseases.

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  • Northern Vigor Berries

    Northern Vigor Berries Inc. is a Saskatchewan-based corporation dedicated to providing the best of science and nature in creating end products that meet the consumer need for enhanced health, beauty and vitality for themselves and their pets. The company is passionate about the goodness of seabuckthorn berries, and strive to retain the full nutritional value of seabuckthorn in everything they market.

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  • Prairie Tide Diversified

    Prairie Tide now offers commercial products that utilize all flaxseed fractions and components, not just molecular components of its oil. By developing these value-added products Prairie Tide is helping to expand the flaxseed grower’s market, the company is creating products that benefit consumer health and wellbeing, and doing so in a responsible manner that utilizes all byproducts of flaxseed processing.

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  • Proteus Waters

    Proteus Waters offers ready-to-use solutions for wastewater treatment that are pre-engineered, pre-fabricated, self-contained, transportable, and turn-key. The packaged system is designed for rapid deployment as either temporary or permanent installations. Together with the operations and management support provided by affiliate company Ecolibra Systems, this endeavour marks an evolution in wastewater management and water and nutrient recovery.

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  • Quantum Genetix

    Quantum is a leader in applying genetic information to livestock management. Quantum began operations in 2003, diversified to crop testing in 2009 and achieved ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation for detection of Triffid Flax in 2011. Quantum uses customer-driven demand to develop new technologies for the farm. The focus is on technologies that drive effciency, create wealth and are simple to implement and use, and providing international quality and technical standards in laboratory testing.

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  • Virgin Plants Research

    Virgin Plants is a privately-held plant biotechnology company committed to helping feed a growing population by increasing crop production and innovation. The company is pursuing natural processes which allow the benefits of hybrids without the attendant time and costs of producing hybrid seed, and potentially allow extending hybrid vigor in crops which today cannot be economically hybridized.

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