• Accelerator

Below Farm

  • Water
  • Winter 2023
  • Current Member
  • Accelerator

Below Farm

  • Water
  • Winter 2023
  • Current Member

Inventor's story

Below Farm sustainably grows specialty mushrooms in the challenging climates of the desert, all year-round using local materials, reducing import dependency. It upcycles palm leaves from local date farms in the UAE and convert them into nutritious food. The mushrooms are grown in controlled environments, using vertical farming techniques.

from UAE

About the founder

Bronte Weir (Co-founder – Managing Director): 9 +years of experience including Reckitt, a fast-moving consumer goods company with 40,000+ employees. Bronte has a Master’s degree in Chemistry

Wojciech Slowinski (Co-founder – Technical Director): 12+ years of experience including Schneider and DNV. Wojciech holds a Master’s degree in Automation and Robotics

Liliana Slowinska (Co-founder – Business Development Director): 10+ year of experience including Reckitt, C.H. Robinon and Adidas. Liliana holds a degree in Economics. “

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