There are three packages for start-ups and SME's that cater for your different needs and stages of development. If we can tailor a package better to suit your needs then please contact us to discuss this. 

For larger organisations who want to get involved with Barn4 please contact us to discuss opportunities.


Barn4 Virtual

The Virtual Membership is perfect for those not local to Cambridge but are still seeking to benefit from NIAB support and the start-up community at Barn4.


Barn4 Premium

Premium Membership allows your company to take full advantage of being located in the heart of NIAB. Accelerate your company growth with support of both technical and commercial experts.

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Barn4 Resident

Make full use of the facilities at Barn4 and our wider Park Farm site. Ask us for more information about our brand new building and what NIAB has to offer.

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Barn4 Virtual

  • Access to NIAB expert network

  • Annual technical review

  • Collaborative project opportunities

  • Registered office service

  • Barn4 and NIAB events

    • Social​

    • Business

    • Technical

  • NIAB technical news

  • Discount for NIAB conference facilities and meeting rooms

From £50 per month

Grow with Barn4 Virtual

Enjoy Access to NIAB

A NIAB point-of-contact will help you find the support you need to grow and flourish. This could include collaboration opportunities.Also included is an invitation to NIAB’s annual Cambridge Open Day where we showcase the science and technology that NIAB is developing and you can showcase your company. It may even include the chance to taste NIAB’s wine and strawberries!

Collaborative Project Opportunities

NIAB has a successful history of collaborating with agritech start-ups and SME's and are always looking for new opportunities in this area. Upon joining Barn4 we will invite you to discuss your business and ambitions to a range of our experts to offer feedback and explore immediate or future collaborations.

Registered Office Support

Use NIAB's prestigious address for your company. Register your company at NIAB and we will manage mail and support your compliance with statutory requirements.

Contact us for more information about Barn4 Virtual.


Barn4 Premium

  • ​NIAB Account Manager

  • Support reaching growers

  • 4 days hot desk per month

  • 8 hours meeting room per month

  • Business mentors

  • Quarterly technical reviews

  • ARTIS E-Learning

  • NIAB Seminars

  • Barn4 events

  • Registered office support

  • Discount for NIAB conference facilities

From £100 per month

Thrive with Barn4 Premium

Quarterly Technical Reviews

NIAB has experts across all aspects of crop science and agritech. They can review your technical approach and help you plan your product development.

Dedicated support

Your NIAB Account Manager will understand your business and be a key driver for growth. They will help you navigate to the best experts and growers to support your business.​ We will find an independent expert from our Mentor Panel to provide guidance on how to manage and grow your business.

Seminars & Events

Develop your knowledge with access to internal NIAB seminars on a wide range of subjects related to crop sciences and agritech. We also hope all members will learn and network at our Barn4 social, business and technical events.

Contact us for more information about Barn4 Premium.


Barn4 Resident

  • Allocated desk(s)

  • Private office

  • Unlimited meeting room use

  • Laboratory and/or workshop space

  • NIAB Account Manager

  • Support with access to growers

  • Business mentors

  • Quarterly technical reviews

  • ARTIS E-Learning

  • NIAB Seminars

  • Barn4 events

  • Registered office support

  • Discount for NIAB conference facilities

From £300 per desk


Achieve with Barn4 Resident

Allocated Desk(s) / Private Office

We are extremely proud of the facilities at Barn4. The brand new flexible office space will provide you with a comfortable and clean working environment.​ Desks can be in either open plan space or private offices as required

Meeting Rooms & Conference Facilities

Our new meeting rooms are bright, spacious and equipped with state-of-the-art teleconferencing facilities. They are the ideal place to host both internal and external meetings.​ Also on site is NIAB's main conference centre with capacity for >100 people.

Laboratory & Workshop Facilities

Barn4 has laboratories and workshops that members can use. These are either in shared spaces or private labs depending on what your business needs.​ Arrangements can be made where R&D programmes need to use NIAB's more specialist growing, analytic, transformation or high-performance computing facilities.

Contact us for more information about Barn4 Resident.