AGCO Acceleration Center

2001 S. First St. Champaign, IL

AGCO is a global leader and manufacturer of agriculture equipment and technology. Through well-known brands including Challenger®, Fendt®, GSI®, Massey Ferguson® and Valtra®, AGCO Corporation delivers agricultural solutions to farmers worldwide through a full line of tractors, combine harvesters, hay and forage equipment, seeding and tillage implements, grain storage and protein production systems.

The AGCO Acceleration Center is dedicated specifically to advancing technology and innovation for AGCO’s GSI family of brands, which includes grain handling and seed-processing, as well as poultry, egg, and swine production. AGCO is known for providing high-tech solutions for farmers feeding the world. At the Acceleration Center we will focus on developing new-to-market solutions and advanced technologies to help farmers protect their harvest and their animals to feed a growing world population. With the help of University of Illinois student talent and faculty, we will help farmers build smarter, stronger farms by incorporating IoT, data analytics, data visualization, machine learning and more.