Pantheon Ag Tech

The Ag Tech Committee's mission is to create an agricultural innovation hub to advance community prosperity.

Ag Tech Events

By the Numbers


of small businesses fail within the first year.


of small businesses fail by the end of their fifth year.


By year ten only 35% of the businesses are left.

Don’t become another statistic.

Driving Forces

Why Ag Technology at the Pantheon?
  • State and National leader in gross agricultural output
  • Progressive farmers willing to adopt technology
  • Diversified cropping systems and specialty crop production
  • Local leader in the adoption of soil health practices, conservation, and sustainability
  • Secondary Agricultural Education supported by Vincennes University and Purdue University.
Ag Tech Goals
  • Collaboration + Engagement with Ag Technology Entrepreneurs and Innovation 
  • Create local access to ag technology market solutions 
  • Deliver local agriculture entrepreneurship opportunities 
Ag Tech Committee
  • Mike Brocksmith (Farmer) 
  • Chuck Mansfield (Ag Professor VU) 
  • Josh Mason (Ag Business) 
  • Don Villwock (Farmer/Purdue/VU)
  • Drew Garretson (Ag Business)
  • Nichole Like (Pantheon)
  • Brady Mouzin (Farmer)
  • Nick Benson (Farmer/Ag Business)
  • Sean Nettleton (Ag Business)

Ag Tech Events

Past Events
  • February 2021 AgriNovus Indiana Innovation Council
  • - Membership
  • February 2021 Ag Technology Startup Showcase 
  • November 2020 Purdue Dean of Agriculture & Purdue Sr. Leadership Team
  • - Pantheon Tour
  • August 2020 CEO AgriNovus, Mitch Frazier
  • - Pantheon, Regional Farms, and Vincennes University Ag Campus tours
  • March 2020 Purdue Dean of Agriculture & Ag Alumni
  • - Pantheon Tour
  • December 2019 Ag Technology Committee Created
upcoming events
  • Summer 2021 WHIN/Pantheon Living Lab Pilot: Agriculture Alliance
  • July 2021 ISDA visit the Pantheon & Local Farms 
  • February 2022 Ag Technology Startup Showcase
  • First Quarter in 2022 Ag + INnovate Challenge