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Agtech innovators. WGCIT stories.

  • Remote GTN

WG Tech Center Hosts First Virtual Grower Trial Network

by elyons

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).


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  • remote work

The Latest from the Twittersphere

by elyons

Posted on April 08, 2020 09:36 AM

Full Harvest @FullHarvestTech


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

@politico #covid19 #foodwaste


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  • COVID19

Innovating in Challenging Times

by elyons

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.

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