Ag Technology


Deep roots in agriculture support a strong and growing Ag Technology sector

Here in the Red River Valley, companies take our strong history of agriculture and build in some pretty smart technology. Some of the biggest brands in ag equipment, technology and manufacturing call this region home. 

John Deere Electronic Solutions
Bobcat, a Doosan Company
Case New Holland
Butler Machinery
Appareo Systems
Amity Technology
Intelligent Ag Solutions

Growing the Ag Tech Ecosystem

In our region, thanks to experts in soil science, technolology and ag research, agriculture continues to evolve and new companies sprout up adding to our diversity. 

Field of View
Aegis Flow
Genesis Feed Technologies
Harvest Profit
Gates Manufacturing
Intelligent Ag Solutions 
Smart Ag
Farm QA
Anchor Ingredients
Skid Lift
GK Technologies


World class research

With NDSU, a land-grant research university, playing a lead role in innovative ag research and a collaborative, work-hard heritage, the region continues to build on it’s cutting edge innovations to feed the world.

  • Center for Digital Ag and Big Data (NDSU)
  • SMART Farm (NDSU)
  • Grand Farm – test, collaborate, and develop systems and technology in real world environments on this 40 acre autonomous farm just outside Fargo
  • Precision Ag Degree Program (NDSU) (one of two in the nation)
  • Midwest Big Data Hub – Ag Spoke (Grand Forks)
  • National Agricultural Genotyping Center
  • Plug and Play – Ag Tech Accelerator 
  • NDSU – Best Soil Science And Agronomy Colleges in North Dakota for 2019 according to
    • North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers four Soil Science And Agronomy Degree programs. In 2015, nine students graduated in Soil Science and Agronomy with students earning five Bachelor’s degrees, three Master’s degrees and one Doctoral degree.
  • NDSCS –
    • Associate’s degrees in Agronomy and Precision Agriculture
    • Kosel Family Agriculture Land Lab – 95 acres of farmland serving as an agriculture land lab through NDSCS & RDO Equipment
  • World class UAS & Drone ecosystem
  • Crop and Data Analytics