Wall of Fame
Featured here are Iowa State University alumni businesses.
640 Labs is a precision farming platform that collects, analyzes and distributes data, effectively optimizing farming operations. 640 Labs were the founders of what's now referred to as the FieldView Drive.
AA Commodities and Investments is a commodity brokerage that aides farmers in managing price risk. We provide a daily Morning Market Update newsletter that spotlights recent market news as well as fundamental data. (Trading in futures products entails significant risks of loss)
AgriPeril provides personalized risk management and marketing strategies for farmers and their operations.
AgroGraph delivers accurate and timely information on crop yields and other agricultural production information by combining satellite observations, weather data and machine learning algorithms into field-scale forecasts.
Alliance Technologies Group is a company that provides high performance signal-processing solutions for wireless manufacturing.
Baitinger helps clients manage and enhance their internal customer data while also creating targeted prospect lists.
Becker Underwood was a chemical company that made a colorant to use in Round Up to allow farmers to see where they applied the product. The company grew to provide other specialty colorant products to the Ag, Turf and Golf, Forestry, Aquatics and other specialty markets.
Cambridge Technologies is an independent owner-operated custom vaccine company working with veterinarians and livestock producers to provide solutions to animal health problems. Diagnostic services include: Metagenomics, Sequencing, PCR, Culture & Sensitivity, Serology and Histopathology testing.
Industrial Engineering Software
Continuum Ag provides soil health consulting to farmers and agricultural companies, around the world, by quantifying and improving soil health. With improved soils, agriculturalists can fit into sustainable ag markets, improve land valuations, improve environmental impact, and boost on-farm profit!
Automated commodity contract pricing models and trading.
DejaBrew is a small town coffee shop with all of the offerings of a big city owned by Colin and Liz Hoppe. DejaBrew offers gourmet coffee drinks, smoothies, baked goods and full lunch menu. They focus on excellent, personalized customer service to go with every order.
Double Dipped Ice Cream and Coffee Shoppe is a owned and operated by twins sisters Stacey Noe and Sara Hillebrand, along with their husbands. The business serves a full coffee and ice cream menu, along with sandwiches and soups daily.
Electronic commerce applications for agricultural businesses.
Eagle's Catch, LLLP is an aquaculture production company located in Ellsworth, IA. It's indoor, on land, and intensive production system is one of the world's largest. Eagle's Catch produces and sells high-quality Tilapia for traditional retail and ethnic live markets across North America.
Online search portal and analysis tools for land real estate.
Goats On The Go applies targeted goat grazing to sustainably manage unwanted and invasive vegetation on customers' properties. Goats On The Go also produces and distributes what its founders believe to be the most sustainable meat on Earth, shipping goat meat cuts to consumer doorsteps nationwide.
Raising 100% grass-fed beef on a century family farm from birth to harvest. We focus on environment, genetics, and practices to ensure the animal has a stress-free life resulting in a superior product. Available direct to consumer, in grocery stores, and in restaurants across Iowa.
GWT uses micoalgae to remove nitrogen and phosphorus from wastewater.
Harrisvaccines, now sold to Merck Animal Health, was a company focusing on herd-specific vaccines. Harrisvaccines are most commonly known for their PEDv product for swine.
Harvest Capital searches for unique agricultural investment opportunities to provide investors with diversity and the potential for out sized returns.
Atwater Transport is a trucking company based in Anamosa, IA. They haul gain, livestock and other materials.
Kimle Aquaculture is focused on research, development and design of recirculating aquaculture facilities that feature algae as the main water treatment method.
KinoSol is a Specific Benefit Corporation with a focus on decreasing food waste on a global scale via food waste reduction technology. KinoSol’s first product, the Orenda, is a small-scale, solar-powered food dehydrator designed for farmers and families in developing countries.
Latham Hi-Tech Seeds is a third-generation, family-owned company serving farmers in the Upper Midwest with most diverse lineup of genetics, traits and technologies; Seed-2-Soil® agronomic services and independent research – all delivered with personal service and the highest quality standards.
LunchSox provides meals for kids during weekends and other school breaks by providing funding from sock sales to existing meal programs. Lunchsox is in the process of developing a farm-to-foot supply chain in which all materials can be traced directly to their farm of origin.
Nebullam is a product-as-a-service company, providing High Pressure Aeroponics (HPA) growing units, paired with artificial intelligence. Their technology is designed for commercial producers in leafy green, microgreen, and pharmaceutical production, as well plant R&D.
Nobl Labs, now Boehringer Engleheim Vetmedica Inc., produces vaccines and pharmaceuticals for swine, dogs, cats, equine and cattle. Their mission is to find solutions for global animal health challenges.
Quam & Associates have provided financial related services to predominately ag related business, farms and ag lenders in the central U.S.. Services include analysis, feasibility projections, restructures, fund sourcing, accounting, bill paying, payroll etcetera for 30 years.
Performance Livestock Analytics aims to help livestock producers become more sustainable and profitable. Our precision ag application combines today’s cloud-based technologies with on-farm information, bringing big data solutions to the livestock industry.
PowerPollen preserves and enhances crop production by enabling superior pollination systems.
Assembly Factory PLM Software
Sabanto is a farming-as-a-service company that provides total turn-key agriculture services, utilizing our supervised autonomous equipment platform.
ScoutPro is a crop scouting software for ag retailers, independent agronomists, growers, and seed businesses. Customers use the software to provide consistent, accurate, and timely identification and records of infield issues throughout the growing season and use these records in the future.
Smart Ag's products allow any machine on the farm to run autonomously, connect to the cloud, be monitored, and controlled from anywhere in the world. This cutting-edge technology, reduces the number of skilled operators required, allowing farmers to become more efficient and profitable.
Strong Source Ag is an ag retailer of Pioneer Hybrid seed, cover crop seed, and in the future Crop Insurance.
Tractor Zoom is an online marketplace that connects heavy equipment buyers and auctioneers faster than ever before.