GRO Talks


Hear presentations from service providers and their customers, selected through a rigorous vetting process, who share the latest insights into how these products and services will advance your farm.

Encounter a full 2-days of leading edge ideas ready for your farm at the GRO Talks Center on the Growing Innovations show floor. Here you’ll gain real-world insights from fellow growers and progressive suppliers with a series of vetted presentations and new product demonstrations on the new and emerging best practices to lead your farm forward.

2018 GRO Talks co-sponsor

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

10:30am – 10:40am
Opening and Thank You to Nufarm

10:40am – 11:00am
DTN Smart Trap Enhances IPM Programs
Presented by DTN

11:10am – 11:30am
A New Class of Crop Protection – Parka™
Presented by Cultiva

11:40am – 12:00pm
New Intelligent Sprayer System
Presented by Smart Guided Systems

12:10pm – 12:30pm
5 Reasons Why Today’s UAV Technology is the Future of Your Agriculture Business
Presented by Delair

12:40pm – 1:00pm
H-2A and H-2B Programs Address Labor Shortage
Presented by másLabor

1:10pm – 1:30pm
E-Commerce Advantages for Growers
Presented by Harvest Port

1:40pm – 2:00pm
Humates – When and How to Use
Presented by Live Earth Products

2:10pm – 2:30pm
Advances in Soil Testing with Soil Health Report
Presented by Trace Genomics

2:40pm – 3:00pm
New Financing Options with Crowdfunding
Presented by Harvest Returns

3:10pm – 3:30pm
Irrigation Water Treatment and Food Safety
Presented by Green Leaf Ag

3:40pm – 4:00pm
Crop Management Systems From Field Through Post Harvest
Presented by Global Soil Solutions

Thursday, November 8, 2018

10:30am – 10:40am
Kick off to GRO TALKS Day Two

10:40am – 11:00am
Oxygen, Roots and Plant Development
Presented by RootsTalk

11:10am – 11:30am
Drone-Based Remote Sensing for Specialty Crops
Presented by SlantRange

11:40am – 12:00pm
On Farm Water Accounting
Presented by SWIIM System, Ltd.

12:10pm – 12:30pm
Affordable Soil Moisture System
Presented by Trellis

12:40pm – 1:00pm
Mixmate – Streamline Chemical Mixing
Presented by Praxidyn

1:10pm – 1:30pm
Farm Management Systems – Get Control of your Farm
Presented by PC Bennett Solutions

1:40pm – 2:00pm
Optimize Nutrient and Water Management
Presented by U.S. Global Resources

2:10pm – 2:30pm
Soil Sensors – Grow More Using Less
Presented by Teralytic

2:40pm – 3:00pm
Naïo Technologies – 7 Years of Experience on Mechanical Weeding Robots
Presented by Naïo Technologies

3:10pm – 3:30pm
The Complete Aerial Package
Presented by Taranis Ag


Thank You To Our 2018 Sponsors and Supporting Organizations