INTRODUCING GROWING INNOVATIONS
Today’s farm environment is as complex as ever: Production costs continue to rise, with narrowing margins and flat growth. Labor is harder to come by and harder to keep. Growing seasons are less and less predictable. And there’s an influx of new technologies that have the indisputable power to drive your farm forward. How do you navigate the options? How do you adapt and keep pace? Enter GROWING INNOVATIONS a breakthrough event assembling the entire specialty farming spectrum in one smart, connected space that’s focused on providing real solutions with proven success. Here, you’ll connect firsthand with cutting-edge industry leaders and forward thinkers offering tangible ideas and practical applications for all areas of specialty agriculture—from pre-production to post-harvest. With two immersive days offering exclusive content and keynotes alongside vetted exhibits and interactive experiences, GROWING INNOVATIONS has everything you need to lead your farm forward in one comprehensive, game-changing event.
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Cost hikes. Labor shortages. More technology. Less certainty. How does a specialty grower manage it all?
From seed to harvest and beyond, GROWING INNOVATIONS takes on specialty agriculture’s toughest challenges. Watch the video for more on how this novel conference & exhibition will bring the full range of vetted farming solutions to specialty growers across all sectors.
2018 Advisory Board
GROWING INNOVATIONS benefits from the leadership and support from the progressive leaders of many of the largest specialty agriculture farms in the United States.
OCEAN MIST FARMS
Vice President of Operations
SOL Y ARENAS Y ANTHONY
Director of Operations
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS
Extension Specialist, Weed Scientist
WASHINGTON FRUIT & PRODUCE CO.
DAVID PETROCCO FARMS
Co-Owner and Vice President
R.D. OFFUTT CO.
M. Vincent Restucci
Director, Procurement & Business Technology
Executive Vice President
COLOR SPOT NURSERIES
Director of Procurement
Art Van Wingerden