Ceres Imaging: Data-driven Sustainable Agriculture

Ceres Imaging is a company that provides Imaging solutions to farmers. They collect Nutrients, fertilizers, weeds and other data using spectral imaging.


CERES is an innovative data analytics platform that revolutionizes the agriculture industry by offering advanced aerial imagery and analytics for farmers, agribusinesses, insurance providers, and sustainability professionals. The platform is designed to protect yield, increase resource-use efficiency, and advance climate resiliency, helping users make data-driven decisions that positively impact their bottom line.

Why Choose CERES?

  1. Protect yields: The CERES platform is trusted by global farming enterprises to identify yield impacts and calculate the ROI of strategic investments, optimizing resource allocation for maximum profit.
  2. Manage risk: CERES’ powerful tools enable businesses to manage climate change impacts and improve the risk profile of agricultural portfolios, ensuring farmers can respond quickly and effectively to changes in-season.
  3. Plant-level insights: With over 11 billion individual plant-level measurements in its dataset, CERES provides unparalleled visibility into farm management practices and develops customized sustainability scorecards for lasting success.
  4. Trusted and tested: CERES’ data is backed by more than 30 research collaborations with leading universities, government partners, and nonprofits, ensuring the highest level of accuracy and reliability.

CERES Products:

  1. Farm Solutions: Optimize agricultural portfolios with CERES’ finely tuned data models, capturing insights from more than 40 crop types over ten years. Make informed decisions on resource allocation, crop health monitoring, and long-term strategies for farming operations.
  2. Sustainability Solutions: Strengthen sustainability programs with CERES’ advanced data analytics platform. Automate crop inventories, verify farm practices, score farm sustainability, and report on key metrics at the farm, regional, or global level.
  3. Risk Solutions: Adapt to the changing landscape of agriculture with CERES’ data models for insurers and lenders. Increase efficiency of loss adjustments, streamline underwriting, and improve claims responsiveness after catastrophic events.

CERES is composed of a diverse group of farmers, data scientists, and agronomists united by a passion for agriculture. Founded in 2014 by Ashwin Madgavkar, CERES has grown into a venture-backed company delivering precision agriculture solutions to growers in Australia, South America, and the United States.

Pricing is based on factors such as the size of your farm or portfolio, the level of service required, and the specific features that best serve your business. For growers, annual packages for orchards, farms, and vineyards typically range from $13 to $30 per acre.