Conceptualizers & Change Agents

Solving Problems. Shaping the future of Ag.

Elliot Jaramillo
Concept Clean Energy

Concept Clean Energy is a full-service renewable energy firm that brings together cutting-edge technologies to help clients create solutions that deliver excellent financial and environmental results. Current projects include large-scale solar, demand management, co-generation and energy storage.

Martha Montoya
AgTools LLC

AgTools,Winner of ML and AI in 2016 and 2017, provides game-changing intelligence to the agriculture market through up-to-the-moment statistics that affect time, cost, supply, demand, alternatives and more throughout the produce chain of food from farm to table on all levels. The company’s predictive technology will assist to solve and simplify decision making in the food industry. “We provide real time algorithm data service to farmers and buyers to offset volatility in the market increasing profitability and saving 74 billion dollars of food waste per year.”

Sebastian Boyer
FarmWise Lab Inc.

FarmWise builds smart and autonomous robots to solve the problem of weeds in agriculture, saving farmers time, labor and money. Their autonomous vegetable weeder provides consumers with healthier products and greater yields.

Roi Adar

RootsTalk, an advanced drip irrigation system, is the first to offer "Irrigation as a Service" through an autonomous irrigation controller. The company’s non-conventional oxygen availability method enables them to reach unparalleled results for almost any crop, under any growing condition. RootsTalk guarantees all clients a gross gain of at least $100,000.

Jason Varni
iTradeNetwork, Inc.

Only iTradeNetwork is built for the food supply chain, enabling the visibility, control and insights built on the largest end-to-end food-centric supply network in the industry. Through an extensive trading partner network and a comprehensive data foundation, iTradeNetwork’s products allow distributors, manufacturers, operators, retailers, suppliers and wholesalers to easily communicate and collaborate on orders, logistics and distribution. Solutions offered by iTradeNetwork reduce cost, grow revenue and strengthen trading partner relationships.

Boaz Bachar

FieldIn is an end-to-end pest management software solution for professional growers of specialty crops. They help growers save money on more efficient crop protection practices, reducing overall use of pesticides and eliminating spray mistakes. By utilizing sensors on equipment, FieldIn provides equipment tracking, real-time alerts on spray mistakes, pest management performance reports, view of pest population hotspots, pest severity levels and more.

Colin Brown

Tracmap is world leader in supplying precision guidance systems for ground applications in the agriculture, horticulture and viticulture. The capabilities of Tracmap’s online management software for farmers are extensive: draw out maps using Google Earth imagery, apply variable rates, identify hazards, retain paddock by paddock history, schedule jobs for the crew, and even link with a variety of other software packages to ensure easy integration with existing packages and processes.

Bruce Rasa

AgVoice provides a voice-to-data, workflow management service for food and ag professionals. By combining a voice-enabled user experience with a cloud-based proprietary analytics platform, AgVoice enables users to achieve verifiable fast inspections, reporting and workflow management for the agri-food supply chain more accurately. These actionable insights can improve yield, reduce risk and optimize sustainable use of water, fertilizer and pesticides.

John Skardon
Tailwater Systems, Inc.

Tailwater Systems specializes in a low cost, high performance process for reducing nitrates in surface and subsurface drainage. The company designs, builds, installs and operates compact bioreactors for removing nutrients and other regulated substances from an operation’s drainage.

Nathan Dorn
Food Origins

Food-Origins provides unparalleled insight into the production of high-value and specialty crops. By delivering actionable data to significantly improve productivity for handpicked crops, Food Origins connects the land, farmer, and consumer with new standards of insights and access.

Vincent Pluvinage
BioSensing Systems

BioSensing Systems combines technologies from multiple sources with internal inventions, to enable new efficient uses of hyperspectral imaging in Agriculture and through the food supply chain.

Mike Dodson

Lotpath is creating a smarter food supply, one app at a time. Lotpath offers web and mobile tools for growers, labor, packing house, cold storage, sales to assess the quality of fruits of vegetables. Creating innovative software for food and agriculture, Lotpath serves farmers, fresh produce packers and shippers, juice makers, food manufacturers, and others working hard to feed the world.

Eben Russell
Russell Pacific

Russell Pacific is bringing to growers The ATI DuraTrack™ HZ, which is a ground mounted solar racking system known as a single axis tracker. By tracking the sun’s movements, the solar panels on a tracker will harvest more energy than if they remained in a fixed position. The superior production capabilities of a tracker during peak times provide better ROIs and yield more value out of the same land.

Brian Curtis
Concentric Power

Concentric Power is an innovative clean energy infrastructure company dedicated to sustainable agriculture and industry. Concentric develops onsite cogeneration facilities to deliver electric power and low temperature refrigeration from high efficiency, pre-engineered and pre-fabricated systems.

Diane Wetherington

iFoodDecisionSciences, LLC (iFood) provides flexible food safety software applications for the specialty crop industry. They develop paperless, easy–to–use solutions for food safety data entry, reporting, and analysis for growers, harvesters, packers, shippers, and processors.

Jeffrey Orrey
GeoVisual Analytics

GeoVisual’s OnSight platform is an early warning and monitoring system that helps improve crop yields and reduce losses by detecting problems in the field earlier and with more precision. Crop scouts, PCAs, applicators, agronomists and growers can all be on the same page about what is happening in the field, along with a complete record of all collected data for thorough analysis and reporting. GeoVisual was recently featured in WG&S Magazine.

Rao Mandava

Inteligistics offers innovative cool chain temperature visibility solutions to the fresh produce industry using “Internet of Things” and “Big Data” technologies. They integrate low power wireless (ZigBee/Bluetooth) sensors and “Machine to Machine” communications via smart gateways and patented circuits. The Cloud based software enables user friendly web services, graphics, reports, dashboards and alerts in order to enable highly effective customer operations. Our products are currently installed at a number of major produce companies in California and Mexico.