WHO WE ARE

About Us

Learn about BioAgra’s history and our sister company BioMedia, established in 1986. View insightful statistics and maps.

ABOUT BIOAGRA TECHNOLOGIES

Company history

BioAgra Technologies (BAT) is an agriculture bio-technology company. BAT delivers a vertically integrated approach to implementing and supplying new agriculture technologies to increase plant productivity and decrease costs

BAT offers innovative and practical solutions developed by leading scientists and engineers with proven, best-in-class products, systems and equipment within the agri-biotechnology space. Bio-Agra has assembled an excellent team combining experienced entrepreneurs with successful track records and proven veterans in the industry. Additionally, BAT has and will develop strategic alliance partners in consulting and research.

BAT will assess your grow infrastructure and resources and help you determine your best solution to increase plant productivity while decreasing costs per gram, and help you implement these solutions and products. The end-result is a strong value proposition offered to our esteemed customer base of licensed producers.

BAT is affiliated with Bio-Media Ltd, a leading prepared media company in Canada, established in 1986 as a Licensed Health Canada Establishment. Looking forward, we could not be more excited about the future, developing strong, long-standing relationships with potential customers worldwide to achieve our mutually beneficial goals.

VISION & VALUES

Traditional business best practices, focused on customer needs and understanding scaling in sterile Environments.

Disruptive industry systems and methodology

Best in-class grow supplies

Key strategic partnerships

Innovative grow solutions such as Aeroponics, lighting, bio-controls and remote monitoring.

Comprehensive assessments

MARKETS &STATS

120 Canadian

Additional 14 licensed companies can sell/cultivate in the medical field.

$1.50

Is the all-in targeted cost to sell per gram for low cost licensed producer in Canada.

30 US States

Legalized For Medical Use.

20 Countries

Legalized for medical use. View our world map to see the Countries who have legalized.

$47.3 Billion

Legal purchases in NA currently at $9.2 billion in 2017 is targeted to increase to $47.3 billion a decade later.

9 US States

Legalized recreational use and District of Washington DC.

UNITED STATES

30 LEGAL MEDICAL STATES AND DC

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CANADA

120 AUTHORIZED LICENSED PRODUCERS FOR  MEDICAL PURPOSES

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WORLD

ILLEGAL OR LEGAL IN THE WORLD

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MEET THE TEAM

Company history

Dorian Balshin

Dorian Balshin

Chief Executive Officer

Dorian is co-founder of Bio-Media Laboratories. Based in Woodbridge, Ontario, established in 1986. Bio-Media has developed to become an international leader in manufacturing and supplying hundreds of prepared media for applications in the medical, pharmaceutical, food and environmental industries.

Gary Rotman

Gary Rotman

Chief Operating Officer

Gary Rotman is a career entrepreneur involved in the consumer electronics and healthcare industries. Gary has been involved in all aspects of product implementation as an inventor, product developer, manufacturing, importing, distribution, licensing, and more.

Richard Balshin

Richard Balshin

Operations Manager

Richard is the co-founder of Bio Media Ltd., an industry leader in manufacturing and supplying prepared media. Away from work Richard has a passion for cars and is an avid sports fan, always cheering on his hometown Toronto Maple Leafs, Raptors and Blue Jays.

Richard Stoner

Richard Stoner

Director

Richard Stoner owns a patent for the first microprocessor interface to deliver up water and nutrients into an enclosed aeroponic chamber. Richard focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing large scale closed-loop aeroponic systems and related innovations.

John Purtill

Senior Cultivation Specialist John bringsover 30 years of growing experience including 12 years of R&D, both indoor and outdoor. Working with over 350 strains plus 150 personal bread strains for the love of plant horticulture.

Ron VanHart

Ron VanHart

With roots in farming in the early 1900’s in Holland, and focused on R&D and innovation, Ron built a cutting-edge greenhouse for organic growing. Ron is considered a leader in next-gen agriculture and is excited to work with BioAgra to help bring our techniques and supplies to market.

ABOUT BIO MEDIA

Sister company

Who is Bio-Media?

Bio-Media Unlimited LTD. based in Woodbridge Ontario, Canada was established in 1986. Bio-Media has developed to become an international leader in manufacturing and supplying hundreds of prepared media for applications in the medical, pharmaceutical, food and environmental industries. Our success has been directly related to our client’s success. As a health Canada licensed Establishment, Bio-Media clearly understand the major challenges of scaling manufacturing in a sterile environment of Class 100 clean rooms.