Posted on May 19, 2020 12:48 PM
In an effort to assist Western Growers members in their mission to continue putting food on tables across the country and the world, the Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) has enhanced its innovation program by revamping its ‘Grower Trial Network’ (GTN).
Posted on April 08, 2020 09:36 AM
The #coronavirus pandemic is leading food waste to become a bigger issue as foodservice buyers suddenly stop receiving deliveries. As a result, farmers have no alternative but to turn fresh vegetables into mulch. https://politi.co/2Xc6rVR
Posted on April 06, 2020 11:58 AM
While the Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) is open and accessible to our agtech startups, many of us are currently working from home. Western Growers is working on behalf of its members to navigate a difficult time, as agriculture remains an essential industry. The WGCIT will be broadcasting a weekly webinar to showcase our startups under the banner “Innovating in Challenging Times.” The residents will present their technology and discuss the problem they are trying to solve for our members.Continue Reading