Incubator Companies in the News:
Grain Weevil Wins Student Prize at MIT
The Lemelson-MIT Student Prize Award was held for collegiate student inventors recognized for groundbreaking, patentable solutions. Grain Weevil, a company currently in The Combine Incubator, was one of the seven companies awarded. Read more about the MIT Student Prize
The Ag Innovation Challenge by Farm Bureau
The Farm Bureau Ag Innovation Challenge is a national business competition that showcases U.S. startups developing innovative solutions that address challenges facing America’s farmers, ranchers, and rural communities. Farm Bureau will award $165,000 in startup funds to ten businesses, culminating at a live pitch competition and networking event at the AFBF Annual Convention. Learn More About The Ag Innovation Challenge
Combine Sponsors Highlight:
The Combine will highlight one Combine Sponsor each month! This month's highlight is the Nebraska Farm Bureau.
Incubator Company Highlight:
The upkeep and maintenance of poultry houses is hard work. With continual pressure in agriculture labor markets, Birds Eye’s autonomous robotic solution aims to connect cutting-edge technology with farmer common sense.