our story

Our story

Founder Ash Madgavkar launched Ceres Imaging as a graduate student in 2013, inspired by emerging technology in spectral imagery and galvanized by the plight of California growers navigating a severe drought.

Today, Ceres Imaging is a venture-backed company delivering solutions for irrigation and nutrient management, pest and disease prevention, and more. From our headquarters in Oakland, California, we serve growers across Australia and the United States.

our team

Our team

We’re a team of diverse subject-matter experts, from agronomists and PCAs to engineers and astrophysicists. We’re passionate about agriculture because we farm, too.

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The difference between Ceres Imaging and other technologies I've used is the help I get from their expert team. 
Jake Samuel, Partner
Samuel Farms
With Ceres Imaging we can take a more targeted approach to applying fertilizer and nutrients.
Brian Fiscalini, Owner
Fiscalini Cheese Company
These flights can cover way more ground and provide more insight than a dozen soil moisture probes — and it's cheaper to implement.
Patrick Pinkard, Assistant Manager
Terranova Ranch
The average Ceres Imaging conductance measurement from its imagery over the season has provided the best correlation with applied water.
Blake Sanden
University of California Cooperative Extension