Productivity Software | Ames, IA | Corporate Acquisition
DuPont has agreed to acquire Granular, a provider of software and analytics designed to help farms improve efficiency, profitability and sustainability. Sid Gorham, Granular's co-founder and CEO, will lead DuPont's digital agriculture unit. Founded in 2014, Granular has raised over $47 million combined in venture financing from the likes of Andreessen Horowitz, Khosla Ventures and GV, among others. The company most recently earned a $70 million valuation in a 2015 round led by Tao Capital Partners.