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50 Top Malaysian Agriculture Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Malaysian based Agriculture companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Agriculture industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Malaysian Agriculture Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

plantOS

plantOS

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Vertically integrated digital precision agriculture solutions company

AGR1

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AGR1 is sustainability and technology-focused Agri-business that develops food production and marketing opportunities.

AGR1

Sime Darby Plantation

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Sime Darby Plantation is the plantation and agri-business arm of the Sime Darby Group.

AGR1

TanaLink

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TanaLink is an agro-tech company utilising data to reduce crop wastage.

AGR1

Braintree Technologies

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Braintree provides drone services and AI-powered computer vision algorithm that brings precision and automation to agriculture.

AGR1

CityFarm

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An organization whose objective is to inspire more city farmers with the ability to grow locally from anywhere.

AGR1

FatHopes Energy

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FatHopes Energy focuses on developing sustainable fat, oil, and grease solutions for the purpose of advanced biofuel production.

AGR1

Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad

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Kuala Lumpur Kepong engages in the plantation, manufacturing, property development, and investment holding businesses.

AGR1

Thermo Tech Technologies

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Thermo Tech Technologies, Inc. is in the business of waste conversion and waste management.

AGR1

ENTOFOOD

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ENTOFOOD R&D has been developing industrial solutions for insect-based protein production for the livestock and aquaculture industry.

AGR1

QL Resources

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QL Resources is a marine product manufacturing company.

AGR1

FGV HOLDINGS

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FGV HOLDINGS is a Malaysia-based agri-business company.

AGR1

Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute

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Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute is a government body to research in agriculture, food & agro-based industries.

AGR1

TSH Resources

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TSH Resources offers investment holding, oil palm cultivation and forest plantation services.

AGR1

Lay Hong

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Lay Hong is engaged in the production of chicken eggs, liquid egg, chilled and frozen dressed chicken for fast-food chains.

AGR1

Sin Heng Chan Berhad

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Sin Heng Chan Berhad is an agri-based group of companies involved in oil palm plantation related activities.

AGR1

PledgeCare

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PledgeCare creates highly sustainable and premium pet food. We operate as a social enterprise and source our revenue into animal care.

AGR1

Green World Genetics

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Green World Genetics is a research-based organization specializing in the breeding of tropical hybrid seed.

AGR1

Sarawak Oil Palms

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Sarawak Oil Palms manufactures palm oil and agricultural products.

AGR1

Crops For the Future

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Crops For the Future is the center dedicated to research on underutilised crops for food and non-food uses.

AGR1

MALAYSIAN COCOA BOARD

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MALAYSIAN COCOA BOARD is a federal statutory agency specialized in R&D and advisory services for cocoa planting and downstream industry.

AGR1

Entopia

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Entopia is an insect farm located exclusively in Penang, Malaysia that houses tourist attractions related to butterflies and beetles.

AGR1

IJM Plantations

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IJM Plantations engages in the oil palm cultivation and milling of fresh fruit bunches.

AGR1

Rimbunan Sawit

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Rimbunan Sawit is an agribusiness and plantation company.

AGR1

Satoyama Farm

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Satoyama Farm is a biological and agriculture technology company.

AGR1

Sinmah Capital

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Sinmah Capital provides food, housing development and healthcare services.

AGR1

TDM

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TDM is a palm oil manufacturing company that provides agricultural services.

AGR1

APSN

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APSN specializes in the research and development of animal health, food safety, and agriculture.

AGR1

Sarawak Plantation

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Sarawak Plantation is an agricultural company that develops cultivates and manages oil palm plantations.

AGR1

Teck Guan Perdana

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Teck Guan Perdana produces and trades cocoa butter and cocoa powder.

AGR1

Biotech Alliance International

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Biotech Alliance International provides sustainable, environment-friendly agricultural solutions.

AGR1

Golden Land

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Golden Land is engaged in the cultivation of oil palm and provision of management services.

AGR1

Orchid Life

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Orchid Life is a producer of tropical orchids and ornamentals in Malaysia.

AGR1

Greenyield

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Greenyield manufactures agricultural and horticultural products and services based on agro-technology.

AGR1

LTKM

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LTKM is a chicken egg producer in Malaysia.

AGR1

Mentiga Corporation

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Mentiga Corporation manufactures oil palm plantation, mining, timber extraction and trading in timber-related products.

AGR1

Tadmax Resources

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Tadmax Resources is an agriculture and property development company.

AGR1

IMASPRO Corporation

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IMASPRO Corporation provides research, development, and training of pesticides and agrochemicals.

AGR1

Harn Len

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Harn Len provides plantation development services, palm oil estate and plantation management services.

AGR1

Kluang Rubber

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Kluang Rubber is an investment holding company that provides oil palm plantation services.

AGR1

Innoprise Plantations

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Innoprise Plantations engages in the oil palm cultivation and milling of fresh fruit bunches.

AGR1

Far East Holdings

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Far East Holdings is engaged in the cultivation and production of oil palm.

AGR1

Negri Sembilan Oil Palms

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Negri Sembilan Oil Palms processes and sells fresh fruit bunches, crude palm oil and palm kernel.

AGR1

Kim Loong Resources

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Kim Loong Resources is an oil palm plantations and milling company.

AGR1

Chin Teck Plantations

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Chin Teck Plantations engaged in the business of cultivation of oil palms, production and sale of fresh fruit bunches.

AGR1

Hijauan Bengkoka Plantations

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To establish world class forestry assets in timber plantation or natural forest, creating a profitable, environmentally sustainable company.

AGR1

NPC Resources

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NPC Resources provides operation of oil palm plantations and palm oil mills, and trading of fresh fruit bunches.

AGR1

Gopeng

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Gopeng is engaged in the cultivation of oil palm business.

AGR1

Riverview Rubber Estates

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Riverview Rubber Estates engages in the cultivation of oil palm on plantations in Peninsular Malaysia.

AGR1

InnoBio

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INNOBIO is a world leader in the extraction and refinement of high-purity natural plant bio-active ingredients and specialty products.

Written by Mark Fitz

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