Ames entrepreneur Colin Hurd named to Forbes 30 Under 30

Smart Ag founder/CEO Colin Hurd joined this year’s Forbes 30 Under 30 entrepreneurs in manufacturing and industry across the U.S. and Canada. Hurd, who is 28, graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Agriculture and Business in 2013 and went on to develop AutoCart, an automated grain cart system that allows farmers to operate a driverless tractor during harvest. This year’s list features 600 entrepreneurs in 20 industries. The Business Record covered AutoCart’s debut at the 2018 Farm Progress Tractor show here.