2018 Cohort Announced

We are pleased to announce the five startups selected for the Iowa AgriTech Accelerator's 2018 cohort. Learn more about their innovations in agtech here
Excited about watching our startups continue to grow and evolve

Class of 2017

The Iowa AgriTech Accelerator is proud to present its first cohort as its portfolio. These five companies are doing new and amazing things since their graduation. We couldn’t fulfill our charter without this amazing group.

Farrpro pitch
Farrpro : Heater for farrowing facilities that creates a microclimate enclosure for piglets
Rabbit Tractors pitch
Rabbit Tractors : Autonomous, swarm-capable farm production tractor used in pre-harvest
Hintech pitch
Hintech : Corn stalk remover and crusher to facilitate no-till farming
WISRAN pitch
WISRAN : Software-as-a-service platform to increase agricultural operation efficiency
Phenomics Labs : Portable growing labs to conduct tests from disease and pest experiments

2017 Annual Report

The Iowa AgriTech Accelerator is an initiative of the Greater Des Moines Partnership and Cultivation Corridor

Greater Des Moines Partnership

Cultivation Corridor


In honor of National Agriculture Week,the Accelerator hosted its first ever AgTech Day on Friday, March 23. Read about the activity and the six startups who participated.