US Innovation Market Guide on Agriculture Technology

Abstract

The US Innovation Market Guide on Agriculture Technology enables you to understand the US leading regions on agriculture technology from the innovation and market perspectives. From the innovation perspective, it gives you clear guidance on US innovation ecosystems including the major US AgTech innovation hubs, innovation facilitators and leading industry-related RDI centers.

From the market perspective, the Guide provides an extensive overview of the US agriculture market and advises you on how to understand the different segments within the market, including the market opportunities and barriers. This guide is also useful to expand your network of contacts of important stakeholder of AgTech in the US. It presents an extensive list of innovation and market associations as well as most relevant, leading events related to agriculture technology.

Finally, this guide will provide you with an overview of the US governmental funding system related to agriculture technology, in the context of both federal and state initiatives. On the Federal level, an overview of key programmes and opportunities is given, including those that come from United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Science Foundation (NSF), Department of Commerce, etc.

Therefore, this guide works perfectly as a handy guide for you to grow your business and develop your network on AgTech in the US!

This guide was published in May 2020 and is available in English. This guide has 76 pages and 6 Annex pages

 

 

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations (page 11)
In this section the list of Abrreviations used in this report are presented
1 Introduction (page 14)
The US Innovation Market Guide on Agriculture Technology enables you to understand the US leading regions on agriculture technology from the innovation and market perspective
2 US innovation ecosystem (page 18)
2.1. Innovation Hubs (page 19)
2.2. Innovation facilitators (page 25)
2.3. Industry related RDI centers (page 31)
3 US market landscape (page 38)
3.1. Market overview (page 39)
3.2. Leading regions (page 40)
3.3. Market considerations (page 47)
   3.3.1. Opportunities (page 47)
   3.3.2. Barriers (page 48)
4 Recognized networks and events (page 50)
4.1. Innovation / market networks and associations (page 50)
4.2. Innovation and market events (page 55)
5 US innovation initiatives and programs (page 60)
5.1. Federal initiatives/programs (page 61)
   5.1.1. Department of Agriculture (USDA) (page 62)
   5.1.2. Manufacturing USA (page 63)
   5.1.3. Department of Commerce (page 64)
   5.1.4. National Science Foundation (NSF) (page 65)
   5.1.5. Small Business Administration (SBA) (page 71)
5.2. State initiatives/programs (page 72)
   5.2.1. California: California Climate Smart Agriculture Programs (page 72)
   5.2.2. Minnesota: Agricultural Growth, Research and Innovation (Agri) Program (page 73)
6 Observations (page 74)
Annex 1: Summary of the US Federal and State Funding Initiatives and Programs (page 76)