Iron Ox

Iron Ox is a leader in robotics and AI-enabled farming with a mission to solve food insecurity.

Iron Ox is one of a number of companies trying to automate the human-intensive work of agriculture.

Iron Ox was founded in 2015 by Brandon Alexander and Jon Binney. The company is headquartered in San Carlos, California.


Iron Ox has developed hybrid robotic greenhouses that dynamically support a range of produce offerings. With energy efficiency and flexible production at the core of their business, Iron Ox’s innovations have pushed traditional farm automation and optimization further providing customers with a one-stop-shop for fresh, clean and healthy food.


Iron Ox is backed by Crosslink Capital, Pathbreaker Ventures, Amplify Partners, ENIAC Ventures, R7 Partners, Tuesday Ventures, Y Combinator and others. The company raised $20M in Series B round on Sep 09, 2020. This brings Iron Ox's total funding to $45.3M to date.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $45.3M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: San Carlos
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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