As part of Western Growers’ efforts to bring innovative technologies directly to growers, the WG Center for Innovation & Technology is hosting “AgTechx – Harris Ranch” on July 10, 2018.

AgTechx – Harris Ranch will feature educational forums and robust networking opportunities while showcasing cutting-edge innovations for the agricultural community. It will also include an engaging keynote address from a notable tech leader in Silicon Valley.

Activities and highlights include:

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Join us on May 22, 2018, for a Tech Talk that will showcase a new type of environmentally-friendly organic fertilizer that dramatically improves plant vitality. Grower’s Secret, an agtech company working out of Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology, will share how their plant growth energizer products result in bigger and healthier plants; improve resistance to pests and disease; reduce crop cycles; and increase the shelf life of fruits and vegetables.

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Western Growers’ A.G. Kawamura and Dennis Donohue will join California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) Secretary Karen Ross for a discussion on the high-tech revolution in agriculture during “The Power of AgTech: Disruption on the Farm” Luncheon on May 22. Kawamura, former CDFA secretary, is owner of Orange County Produce and a member of WG Board of Directors, and Dennis Donohue, former Mayor of Salinas, serves as the lead of Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology.

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