Powering Agriculture 2016 Partners Meeting
Jun. 1–3, 2016

The Powering Agriculture Founding Partners held their annual coordination meeting at USAID Headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Ag Innovation Investment Summit
Jun. 1–2, 2016

Powering Agriculture, along with Securing Water for Food and Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation, hosted this invitation-only event featuring Innovators from all three programs. The event was targeted at investors in agricultural business/tech and nonprofits commercializing tech for smallholder farmers.

SunCulture Announces Mist
May 4, 2016

SunCulture announced their newest product, Mist irrigation, which finally brings irrigation within the budget of millions of farmers across Africa. At only $390 per acre, Mist gives subsistence farmers access to irrigation for the first time ever.

Apr. 5, 2016

On April 5th 2016, ICU hosted the first of three workshops on PV-integrated irrigation systems in Lebanon and Jordan. The workshop was presented to local farmers and cooperatives; the focus was on the use of solar energy in modern irrigation systems, and how to get subsidized energy credits.

Nov. 20, 2015

Join us on Nov. 20, 2015 in Washington, D.C. as we announce the Powering Agriculture 2015 Innovator Cohort. Meet all of the innovators and learn how they are addressing global climate change while meeting agriculture’s need for clean energy to feed the developing world!