VC  Ag Innovation Development Group

     Office Locations:

20 South Dudley, Suite 900
Memphis, TN 38018
Phone: 901-866-1400



  • Early



  • Food & Agriculture



    Ag Innovation Development Group (AgIDG) is a firm focused on commercializing early-stage agricultural innovation to bring new tools to farmers and near-term liquidity event opportunities for their investors. The company's goal is to achieve maximum value for all participants while ensuring that generative innovations are introduced to the world's farmers. AgIDG's interests are in technologies that will improve farm efficiency, lower agriculture's environmental footprint, and assist agriculture in adjusting to new realities based on climate change, population growth, changing consumption patterns, and rapid scientific advancements.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Margaret Oldham Business Development
    Pete Nelson President
    Samuel Brown Legal Counsel & Manager
    Steve Bares Chairman


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