Congratulations Rantizo (Ag Spraying via Drone)

First Company Approved For Ag Spraying Via Drone In Iowa Rantizo has received approval by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct spraying applications via drone in agricultural fields. This makes the agtech startup which is based in Iowa City, Iowa, the first and so far only company in the state with such approval.  Read more

Iowa’s Agricultural Innovators to speak at TechTalk on August 16, 2019

MASON CITY, Iowa – TechTalk: Innovations in AgTech will take place Friday August 16, 2019 at 11:30am-1:30pm. TechTalk is a free, speaker-led discussion event that draws entrepreneurs, innovators, and technology experts from across Iowa to Mason City for in-depth discussion, creative problem solving, practical advice, and networking. Entrepreneurs in Iowa are using technology to solve big problems in one of …

#TechTuesday with Ag News Daily

Ag Ventures Alliance’ VP of Investment, Spencer Stensrude, shares exciting new developments in AgTech and the organization’s focus on increasing farm profitability with Mike Pearson. Listen to the podcast here:

On-Farm Trials Summer 2019

At Ag Ventures Alliance we have always known the best way we can add value to startups is to get the startup in front of farmers. This process helps the startup understand the value they can add to a farm, the decision-making process, and the steps to implement the technology or product. After a soggy start to the season, our …