Applications Open for 2018

Apply now through April 2 for the 2018 cohort of the Iowa AgriTech Accelerator. Our 2018 program runs May 29 through August 30 and participating startups will work out of the Historic East Village in Des Moines, Iowa.

AgTech Day + National Ag Week - March 23, 2018

Connecting early-stage agtech companies to a network of experienced agtech and startup professionals.

The Iowa AgriTech Accelerator will host its first ever AgTech Day on Friday, March 23 during National Ag Week.

This day-long event serves as an opportunity to connect early-stage AgTech companies with The Accelerator’s community of mentors and supporters during an industry-wide holiday celebrating agriculture.

Up to eight agtech startups may participate in AgTech Day. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with the final announcement of accepted startups on March 14.

AgTech Day will be hosted in Des Moines at the Science Center of Iowa and features:

• One-on-one meetings with agribusiness professionals
• Q&A panel of established agtech startups
• Cocktail reception

Startups, apply here


Read the 2017 Annual Report and learn more about the inaugural cohort's innovations on the Portfolio page.