Salinas Hosts 4th Annual Forbes AgTech Summit

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News Date: 
June 29, 2018

The 4th Annual Forbes AgTech Summit took place this year from June 26 – 28, and Salinas welcomed agriculture industry leaders from around the world who came to learn about the latest advancements in technology, entrepreneurialism, and agriculture. One of the many highlights of the summit is the announcement of the THRIVE AgTech startup winner. This year’s winner was Augen Robotics, a Philadelphia based startup that developed a robotic cart called Burro that follows pickers up and down rows, allowing continuous picking and improving efficiency.