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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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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Are You Inflicting Your Own Data Wounds?

When ApRecs starts working with a company one of the first things we do is to create buckets (folders and sub-folders) to put the records in order, to sort them.  Many people think that is a daunting task with too many differences. Others think that it is already organized and sorted because they have all these file cabinets and binders […]

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100 Days to Success using Training Within Industry

During WWII the United States shipped our skilled workforce overseas to fight the war. The government hired industry experts to create a training program (TWI) to support a workforce of “Rosie the Riveters.”  After the war the U.S. occupied Japan introducing TWI which became the became the foundation of the Toyota Production System or Lean […]

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Lean Your Data Management

Introduction on how you might introduce Lean to your Data Management and how to 6S your documents. Interested in learning more? Download Related PDF VISIT US AT THE AGX CONFERENCE SERIes

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