Press and Media


Future Fields is tackling cultured meat's biggest problem

Jonathan Shieber - August 2, 2020

One possible solution to cellular agriculture’s biggest problem — how to develop a cheap, humane growth material for cultured meat — may have come from a conversation in line at a Tim Hortons in Alberta.

The husband and wife duo of Matt and Jalene Anderson-Baron were waiting for Timbits and coffee and talking about the technology behind their startup, Future Fields, when Jalene suggested a possible new growth medium.


Futurecite Editor - January 28, 2020

In this article and video, Matt talks about the “Eureka Moment” that convinced him to take the leap from academic cell biology research into entrepreneurship.

We catch up with Matt Anderson-Baron, Co-Founder of FutureFields – a start-up company focused on producing the growth media that grows cultured meat.  


Future Fields' Transferrin Performance recombinant proteins

Future Fields - Nov 24, 2021


Future Fields' FGF2 performance - recombinant proteins fgf growth factor

Future Fields - Sept 26, 2021


The answer to cell-cultured meat's biggest conundrum? Fruit flies, says Future Fields

Jack Ellis - July 15, 2021

Future Fields recently unveiled what it has dubbed the ‘EntoEngine.’ It’s a biotech platform using fruit flies to produce custom growth factors


Local cellular agriculture company ships first commercial product, raises US$2.2M in seed funding

Jackson Spring - February 26, 2021

On Feb. 25, the Edmonton-based company announced it had raised US$2.2 million in seed money, coinciding with the shipment of its first commercial product: a proprietary version of the FGF2 growth factor protein.


Unleashing the global potential of cellular agriculture

Sherri Bouslama - March 30, 2021

Concerned about the environmental impact of traditional agriculture, and with a view to solving some of the world’s biggest challenges around food security, they believe that cellular agriculture can provide the solutions.


FootPrint Coalition - May 2021

Our co-founders had a great conversation about our technology with Robert Downey Jr. and Footprint Coalition. Check out the full interview to learn more about how our EntoEngine platform drastically reduces the cost of growth factors for #cellularagriculture.


Emily Rendell-Watson - Nov 202



Why Fruit Flies?

Future Fields - May 17, 2021


Advancing Cellular Agriculture in Canada: How to Get Involved

Future Fields - May 29, 2020


COVID-19, Cellular Agriculture, and the Future of Safe Food

Future Fields - March 23, 2020