Farmers Business Network

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Farmers Business Network is a farmer-to-farmer agronomic information network. The company utilizes data science and machine learning to provide members with information about each of their fields. It offers product performance, benchmarking and predictive analytics based on the performance data.

TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQSan Carlos, US
Websitefbn.com
Employee Ratings3.7

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)636(+6%)
Job Openings65
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Farmers Business Network

Amol Deshpande

Amol Deshpande

CEO
Maria Olide

Maria Olide

CFO
Charles Baron

Charles Baron

VP of Product
Ed Rowe

Ed Rowe

VP of Engineering
Kelby Kleinssasser

Kelby Kleinssasser

VP Operations
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Farmers Business Network Office Locations

Farmers Business Network has offices in San Carlos and Sioux Falls
San Carlos, US (HQ)
388 El Camino Real
Sioux Falls, US
5101 S Broadband Ln #201
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Farmers Business Network Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Farmers Business Network total Funding

$618.9 m

Farmers Business Network latest funding size

$250 m

Time since last funding

2 months ago

Farmers Business Network investors

Farmers Business Network's latest funding round in August 2020 was reported to be $250 m. In total, Farmers Business Network has raised $618.9 m
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Farmers Business Network Operating Metrics

Nov, 2017

Farmland Managed, acres

16 m

Total Farms

5 k
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Farmers Business Network Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

98/100

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Farmers Business Network Online and Social Media Presence

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Farmers Business Network News and Updates

Farmers Business Network To Spin Out New Venture To Track Carbon Footprints Of Crops And Help Farmers Make More For Low-Carbon Ones

Farmers Business Network is spinning out a new sustainable farming company, GRO Network, that will track and score the carbon footprint of specific crops down to the bushel and allow farmers to make more for their crops with lower carbon footprints.

Farmers Business Network Raises Funds at $1.75 Billion Valuation

Farmers Business Network Raises Funds at $1.75 Billion Valuation

Farmers Business Network Blogs

USDA releases 2019 Market Facilitation Program (MFP)

USDA releases 2019 Market Facilitation Program (MFP) details.

Three Types of Rootworm Beetles: What's the difference?

Are you continuing to scout your fields weekly to better understand the current populations of rootworm beetle? Your answer should be yes.  For insect management purposes, it is important to know how to distinguish between the three rootworm types:  Northern Corn Rootworm beetle (NC…

Project Super C, Rear Wheels

This is the ninth post in our ongoing series on Project Super C. We are chronicling the rehabilitation of our 1954 Farmall Super C tractor, which has taken up residence outside of the Farmers Business Network office. If you are new to this series, please start with the introduction to th…

New Webinar: Fungicides 101: Why Apply A Fungicide On Corn?

Should you spray foliar fungicides this season? Uncover your potential ROI on a fungicide application and learn what you should consider when preparing to apply a fungicide to your corn crop.

All New: FBN Community - Farmers Helping Farmers

For years, FBN members have asked for more opportunities to interact with one another outside of FBN events. Today, we're happy to announce the launch of the FBN Community -- the exclusive online forum for FBN members!

Five Factors for Successful Weed Management in Organic Crop Production

If you’re new to organic production, or are considering it, one of the biggest concerns you may have is around weed control. Without the use of herbicides, you may be wondering whether weed control is even possible.
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Farmers Business Network Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Farmers Business Network founded?

    Farmers Business Network was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Farmers Business Network key executives?

    Farmers Business Network's key executives are Amol Deshpande, Maria Olide and Charles Baron.

  • How many employees does Farmers Business Network have?

    Farmers Business Network has 636 employees.

  • Who are Farmers Business Network competitors?

    Competitors of Farmers Business Network include Monsanto Company, aWhere and Granular.

  • Where is Farmers Business Network headquarters?

    Farmers Business Network headquarters is located at 388 El Camino Real, San Carlos.

  • Where are Farmers Business Network offices?

    Farmers Business Network has offices in San Carlos and Sioux Falls.

  • How many offices does Farmers Business Network have?

    Farmers Business Network has 2 offices.