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  • Josh Ruiz, Church Brothers

October WG Insider: Josh Ruiz with Church Brothers

by WGCIT Western Growers Center for Innovation

Posted on October 16, 2017 01:53 PM

During October’s WG Insider, Josh Ruiz, vice president of Ag Operations at Church Brothers Farms, spoke to nearly a dozen agtech startups about the cutting-edge farming innovations Church Brothers is implementing. An integral part of the agriculture operations team, Josh is constantly evaluating the next generation of harvesting, growing, and methods to improve Church Brothers’ current operations. He spoke about the importance of trialing new technology, as he does not know the value of it until he puts it to the test in the field. He also shared with the startups how Church Brothers’ enthusiasm to trial, innovate, and invest in new technologies has given the company a competitive advantage in farming operations.

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What our Innovators Are Reading Right Now

by WGCIT Western Growers Center for Innovation

Posted on October 09, 2017 10:38 AM

United Fresh and Western Growers jointly promote recall insurance 

Cathy Siegner, fooddive.com

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WGCIT Updates CA Legislative Staffers about AgTech Updates, Center Happenings

by WGCIT Western Growers Center for Innovation

Posted on October 06, 2017 03:53 PM

Nearly 20 representatives from the California State Capitol visited the Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) on October 4, 2017, to learn about the latest happenings in the Center and throughout the agtech industry.

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