Helping Inventors

We Provide Hands-On, Customized Services to Help Farmers, Entrepreneurs, and Existing Businesses Commercialize, License, or Sell Their Ag-Technology Ideas and Inventions

Ag-Tech Focus

We focus our services on ag-tech equipment, tools, machinery, software, or other specialty ag-tech related products.

Client Services

We provide our clients customized, one-on-one services to propel them through business hurdles.

Ag-Community Support

We connect our clients with local farmers and agri-business experts who will confidentially assess technology ideas, provide recommendations to improve new products, and field test prototypes.

Private-Sector Expertise

We have established partnerships and relationships with a variety of private-sector companies to provide clients with a wide-range of services, often at discounted or flat-rate services, and in some circumstances, free services.

"The expert assistance provided by the Great Lakes Ag-Tech Business Incubator is exactly what GrassRoots Energy LLC needed to propel us forward. I would strongly encourage farmers and entrepreneurs with ag-technology ideas to connect with the Incubator if they want to establish a business and rapidly generate sales."

Frank VanKempen, Managing Member, GrassRoots Energy LLC

In The News

Great Lakes Ag-Tech Business Incubator Hires Burch Partners to Assist with Marketing and Branding

November 18, 2016

The Great Lakes Ag-Tech Business Incubator has hired Holland-based Burch Partners, to assist with marketing and branding. Burch Partners will work to increase and broaden statewide awareness, increase number of active clients and update the overall brand..... Read More