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BioConnect Iowa Supports Translation of Innovation to Commercial Success
BioConnect Iowa focuses efforts in four key areas: biobased products/chemicals, precision and digital agriculture, vaccines and immunotherapeutics, and medical devices.
Iowa Startup Takes Revolutionary Approach to Plant Pollination
PowerPollen developed a first-of-its-kind scalable technology to successfully collect corn pollen, preserve it, and then apply it at the proper time to overcome the inefficiencies of natural processes.
Meats Laboratory at Iowa State is Essential to Modern Animal Science
The Meat Science program began in the early 1900s to provide education to farmers butchering their own livestock.
Rantizo Expands Uses of Drones in Agriculture
Rantizo has developed a unique drone technology that delivers targeted spraying for a variety of agricultural applications.
Iowa-based Startup Uses Algae to Remove Pollutants from Wastewater
As regulations and standards for water quality become more stringent across the country, cities are looking for new options to treat water more efficiently, sustainably, and cost-effectively than ever before.
Announcing First Cohort of Cultivo™ Virtual Acad
Startups from Australia, Israel, and United Kingdom to participate in six-week program
Governor Declares March 22, 2021 as Agriculture In
The proclamation recognizes Iowa’s leadership role in agriculture and the culture of innovation