Starches: For delicious functionality in a surprising number of applications

Starch that has what it takes

Food starch ingredients and expertise from ADM make all the difference. These flavor-neutral starches are designed to improve texture and tenderness in a variety of foods. Our lines of unmodified, modified and pre-gelatinized starches function as thickeners, extenders, emulsion stabilizers and ingredient carriers. Not only do we provide superior food starch ingredients to help your food business succeed, we add the experience, insights and resources you need to grow your business. Every day, we deliver the reliability and trust you need to ensure higher quality, better performance and more consistent yields.

Research, Applications Development & Technical Support

Whether it’s ingredient selection or product ideation, our industry-renowned R&D and technical service team offers the expertise you need from product development to new launch start up.


With a wide range of proprietary creative intelligence resources—from primary research to global trends to rapid prototype design—ADM’s innovation programs increase the speed and effectiveness of your product development efforts.

Advantaged Network

Our grower relationships, world-class origination and transportation networks, and strategically located mills support your success—we’re closer to the crops and supply points where you need us most.


ADM is a leader in sustainable supply, linking the value chain from farmer to consumer. Whether it’s grower stories that offer quality and transparency messaging or verifiable responsible sourcing, ADM has the connections, expertise and a menu of options to help achieve your sustainability goals.

The Right Products

ADM offers a variety of food starch products to meet your application requirements and fulfill consumer desires. Our starches bring advantages and benefits that help you bake and make successful cakes, noodles, pie fillings, soups, sauces, cereals, coatings, bakery and batter mixes, dustings and convenience foods.

Sorghum Flour

Harvest Pearl™ gluten-free sorghum flour with neutral flavor and on-trend appeal of an ancient grain

Wheat & Corn Starch

Highly versatile, to improve texture and tenderness with a clean, neutral flavor in a variety of applications

Tapioca Starch

Non-GMO and gluten-free with clean, neutral flavor and functionality to deliver superior texture

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