Ag Innovation Showcase Blog

Ag Showcase breeds collaboration, $225,000 grant

By September 16, 2016 Companies

Congratulations to our 2015 Ag Innovation Showcase presenting company Stony Creek Colors on their $225,000 collaboration with the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center. Read more here.

Have biomaterials reached a tipping point?

By September 7, 2016 Companies

#AIS2016 presenting company’s CEO, Lisa Dyson from Kiverdi, is quoted as a leader in bio plastics in Mike Hower’s article, Have Biomaterials reached a tipping point? in GreenBiz.

Agriculture innovators prepare for September’s Ag Innovation Showcase

By September 7, 2016 Ag Issues

The Ag Innovation Showcase brings together the industry’s brightest minds in the hopes of securing a more efficient and sustainable future for agriculture

The world’s most revered innovators, investors and thought leaders will gather later this year at the Ag Innovation Showcase to revolutionize what in some quarters remains an inefficient and environmentally destructive industry. Jointly managed by the Bio Research & Development Growth Park (BRDG), the Donald Danforth Plant Science Centre and the Larta Institute, the event brings together a diverse cross-section of opinions and directs attention towards the challenges and opportunities shaping – and reshaping – agriculture today. Read more here.

Top 10 reasons why Ag Showcase is a world-class ag event

By August 30, 2016 Updates
2016 AIS Infographic (Small)

Read the full post on Larta Institute’s blog on the 10 reasons why Ag Showcase is a world-class event:

Q&A: Nathan Dorn, Food Origins, on solving growers’ problems

By August 26, 2016 Ag Issues, Companies

Santa Cruz Tech Beat has been following Food Origins, a 2016 Ag Innovation Showcase presenting company, since they first launched last October. Read the full Q&A on how Food Origins’ data improves food production quantity, quality and safety here.