Be the Best in Your Field.

North Carolina has always had its roots in agriculture. Add the technical resources and innovative ecosystem, and you’ve got a unique environment for growth in AgTech.

From global corporations to disruptive startups, the Triangle Region welcomes businesses of all sizes to our talented and innovative community. You'll be in good company with 74% of North Carolina’s AgTech workforce employed in the Research Triangle Region.

AgTech at a Glance

There are 100+ AgTech companies in the region.
There are 7,140 people employed in AgTech.
The AgTech industry contributed 1.2 billion dollars to the Gross Regional Product.

Industry Spotlight

N.C. Plant Sciences Initiative

Adrian Percy, Executive Director of the NC State Plant Sciences Initiative, talks about the PSI, its goals, and how it's a game changer for AgScience and the AgTech industry in general.

AgTech Companies Located in the Triangle

(Partial List)

Research Triangle AgTech Cluster

The Research Triangle AgTech Cluster is an industry-led initiative of business, government, academic and nonprofit leaders focused on accelerating AgTech innovation and North Carolina’s AgTech economy.

Research Triangle AgTech Cluster Map

AgTech Industry News