Keep an Eye on These Guys

AgLaunch 365 Selects Startups for Accelerator 

Memphis-based agtech accelerator AgLaunch 365 has selected three startups to join its six-week program. The companies will receive investment from a key AgLaunch partner, Innova and its USDA-certified Rural Business Investment Company fund, a $31 million fund backed by eight Farm Credit banks. The selected starutps are:

  • DryMax, based in Minnesota, is commercializing a low-energy, low-heat radio wave process for drying grain.
  • EarthSense, based in Illinois, has developed TerraSentia, an ultra-compact, autonomous, easy-to-use robot with multiple sensors and embedded data collection and analytics software for plant phenotyping.
  • Rabbit Tractors, based in Indiana, is developing an autonomous, mobile, multi-purposed, swarm-capable and high-ground clearance farm production tractor for all pre-harvest activities.

Read More