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.
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


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