Durham startup backed by Bill & Melinda Gates is ‘potentially’ laying off all employees

Agtech startup AgBiome is laying off 123 workers, according to a layoff notice filed with the state of North Carolina. Agtech startup AgBiome is “potentially” laying off all its 123 workers, according to a layoff notice filed with the state of North Carolina. AgBiome is trying to raise capital, one of its co-CEO says, in order to stay in business “for the foreseeable future.”