AVAC stimulates and enhances the research and development capacity of the Agribusiness value-add sector, facilitates the effective utilization of the research and development capacity, and assists with the commercialization of innovative value-added products and services in Alberta’s value-added agriculture industry.
AVAC invests in:
- early-stage value-added agribusiness companies and agriculture research;
- information and communications technology companies;
- life sciences and industrial technology companies; and early-stage venture funds.