Breakthrough Awards 

Recognizing the best AgTech companies, products and services around the globe

2021 Featured Winners

Overall Sensor Solution of the Year

Sunless Production System of the Year

Post Harvest Monitoring Solution of the Year

Vertical Farming Solution of the Year

IoT Monitoring Solution of the Year

FoodTech Data Analytics Company of the Year

Overall Indoor Farming Solution Provider of the Year

Overall FoodTech Company of the Year

Breakthrough in AgTech

The Agriculture industry is in the midst of a transformative new era, revolutionized through digitization, automation, and machine learning applied across the entire agricultural ecosystem.

 Agricultural innovation is improving the full spectrum of ag operations and processes, empowering farmers to grow more sustainably and responsibly, and providing greater opportunities for farmers and consumers around the world. 

 We are passionate about what technology can do for the world and we are committed to providing a platform for recognition dedicated to standout AgTech companies and products throughout the world.

 AgTech is providing farmers with better tools to meet the specific needs of their farms, all while preserving the environment. Including technologies in areas such as synthetic biology, precision agriculture, yield forecasting, IoT, soil sensing, automation and robotics, integrated farm management, and more, the agtech landscape is full of exciting new technologies addressing the biggest challenges in the global agricultural ecosystem today.

 But with the explosive growth in companies the number of AgTech companies in the industry, how can you stand out in a crowded market? How do you break out from the industry noise? Nominate for an AgTech Breakthrough Award and BREAK THROUGH!

Benefits of AgTech

Increase overall farm productivity

Accurately apply chemicals and fertilizers by reducing over-application or under-application errors

Reduce ground and surface water pollutions

Decrease greenhouse gases emission and pollution

Improve economic production

Increase timeliness of operations

Increase product quality

Nominate today for an AgTech Breakthrough Award

Rich in stats

$43.4 Billion

Size of precision agriculture by 2024


estimated increase in world food consumption by 2050

$26.8 Billion

Value of AgTech industry in 2020

Ten impactful megatrends are creating the foundation for transforming agriculture into a high-tech industry

Growing Population

The World’s Population will reach 10bn in 2050


50% of the world’s population lives in urban areas

Agricultural Technology

New technologies trigger higher yield and cost reductions

Societal Changes

The need for resource-intensive food products increases

Climate Change

Changing weather conditions affect soil quality and crop yields

Globalized trade

Crops are grown in most suitable locations, then processed and sold internationally


Genomics and genetic modification help improving ecxisting varieties

Integrated value chain

Large firms start integrating vertically to optimize their value chain

International regulations

Global exports lead to regulatory entanglements between countries


Agrochemical suppliers offer a range of services around their core product

Industry Recognition

AgTech Breakthrough winners receive well-deserved industry recognition and third-party validation from an independent organization. The program is open to all individuals, companies and organizations involved in producing publicly available products and services. To be eligible for the 2021 awards program, an entry must have been produced or updated after January 1, 2019 (2-year window).