Deadline for international companies: 26.07.2024

Farm Progress Show 2024

Agriculture, Animal husbandry, Horticulture
27-29 August
Deadline for international companies: 26.07.2024

The Exhibition

As the largest outdoor farm event in the USA, the Farm Progress Show hosts over 600 exhibitors from around the world each year, connecting thousands of producers with innovative agricultural companies. The show alternates between Decatur/Illinois and Boon/Iowa, offering excellent, weather-hardened facilities.

In 2024, the show will be held in Boone, Iowa and offer for the first time the services of a big exhibition tent for international small and medium sized companies. This major agriculture event showcases the latest equipment, seed, crop chemicals, field demonstrations, livestock handling and more. Visitors from across North America and the world come to see new product introductions, meet agribusiness professionals, and gain hands-on knowledge.

Some facts about The Farm Progress Show:

  • The Farm Progress Show is a global brand — welcomes visitors from more than 30 countries every year.
  • Attendees at the Farm Progress Show are serious about their farming operation. They farm an average of 827 Hectare, over four times the U.S. average.
  • Field demonstrations are a unique feature of the Farm Progress Show. The demonstrations include side-by-side tillage, harvest, grain handling, autonomy, UAVs, and Ride and Drive opportunities.

The Market

The US agricultural machinery market is one of the largest and most dynamic in the world. It encompasses a wide range of equipment essential for modern farming, including tractors, combines, plows, seeders, and irrigation systems. In 2023, the market was valued at approximately $42 billion and is expected to grow at a CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) of 5.3% from 2024 to 2030. CAGR is a useful measure that indicates the mean annual growth rate of an investment over a specified period of time longer than one year. It provides a smoothed annual rate that eliminates the effects of volatility and gives a clearer picture of growth trends.

Driven by technological advancements, this market is characterized by a high degree of innovation. Companies are continuously developing smarter, more efficient, and environmentally friendly machinery to meet the evolving needs of farmers. Precision agriculture, automation, and data analytics are increasingly integrated into equipment, enhancing productivity and sustainability. For instance, the adoption of precision agriculture technologies is expected to reach 70% of US farms by 2025.

The US market is also a key player in the global agricultural machinery industry, both as a significant producer and a major consumer. The US exported agricultural machinery worth over $10 billion in 2023, highlighting its crucial role in the international market. American farmers rely on advanced machinery to maintain their competitive edge and ensure high yields, making this market crucial for the nation’s food security and economic health.

Overall, the US agricultural machinery market offers vast opportunities for growth and development, driven by constant innovation and the ever-growing demand for efficient farming solutions. With over 2 million farms operating across the country, the market’s impact on the agricultural landscape is substantial and continually evolving.

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600 Exhibitors

30 countries

200000 visitors

sqm exhibition space


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