Angel Reyes Discusses Lean at AGx Conference

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. One of the conference sessions was Leveraging Data for Continuous Improvement (Lean) and below is a transcription of Angel Reyes presentation.  Angel Reyes, Lean Champion & Food Safety Supervisor at Underwood Fruit & Warehouse Co, discussed; […]

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Collision of Agriculture and Data Discussion at AGx

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of the Session Three Discussion Group that centered on the Collison of Data and Agriculture. Discussion Panel consisted of the following: Brit Dudek of ApRecs moderates a Q&A after the following lightning […]

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AGx Conference: Collision of Agriculture and Data

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of Drew Zabrocki presentation on the impending “data collision” of the consumer and producer and shed light into how the industry must take a leadership role in this inevitable evolution.  Drew Zabrocki […]

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Leadership Table Discussion at AGx Conference

Why Food Safety Data & Analysis Deserves a Seat at The Leadership Table The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of the First Discussion Group that centered on Why Food Safety Data & Analysis Deserves a Seat at the […]

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AGx Conference: Introduction and Closing Remarks

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of Drew Zabrocki introducing and closing the conference. Drew Zabrocki has a history of creating and developing technology companies with a focus on communications, security, health and safety.  Drew is the Director […]

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AGx Winter Conference Highlights

THE COLLISION OF DATA & AGRICULTUREThis year at the WA Horticultural Association Annual Meeting and Expo, ApRecs hosted the first annual AGx Mini Conference.  Drew Zabrocki kicked it off with real-life examples of leveraging field data at the sales desk to turn MRL/SPS issues into an opportunity, then moderate a Panel of Industry leaders after […]

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AGx Conference: The Collision of Data & Agriculture

AGx Concurrent Session with Washington State Horticulture Association Three Engaging Leadership/Management Sessions Tuesday Morning Dec. 2nd – 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30   8:30 am        Leadership Table – Why Food Safety Data & Analysis Deserves a Seat   Drew Zabrocki of ApRecs will introduce real-life examples of leveraging field data at the sales desk to turn MRL/SPS […]

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A Perspective on Value of Analytics in Agriculture

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of Dr. Clark Seavert, Professor at OSU bringing the perspective to the discussion regarding return on investment and value of analytics in agriculture. Dr. Seavert is a professor in the Department of […]

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Leveraging Data for Continuous Improvement (Lean)

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of the second Discussion Group that centered on Leveraging Data for Continuous Improvement (Lean). Download PDF of Transcription Discussion Panel consisted of the following: Joe Dager, Lean Six‐Sigma Blackbelt at ApRecs will […]

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Standard Work as Part of Vertical Integration

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of Jeromy Markwort’s presentation on Lean Standard Work. Jeromy Markwort is the Lean Coach at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Jeromy will discuss; Vertical Integration for Efficiency, Reduced costs and Staff Development or […]

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