Entries by Ag Innovations

California Roundtable for Ag and the Environment Writes Recommendations on US Farm Bill 2018

In 2017, the California Roundtable on Agriculture and the Environment took a systems-view approach to the Federal Farm Bill review of 2018.  CRAE started by focusing on the question, what are the pressures facing California agriculture, and why is it important to all of California to ensure agriculture’s vitality?  With pressures such as climate change, […]

Leaders Convene to Discuss the Future California Bioeconomy

Fundamental here is something about the way we work together as institutions and individuals – a collaborative spirit is needed to solve this problem that does not acknowledge siloed boundaries. –Joseph McIntyre, Ag Innovations Is waste wasted? Or is our thinking too limited? Everyday California farmers produce byproducts that must be disposed of in one […]

Environmental Leaders, Fortune 500s Announce Collaborative Investments to Protect California’s Water Future

Today, the California Water Action Collaborative (CWAC) is announcing its collaborative investments in critical projects designed to protect California’s water future. CWAC is made up of 20 environmental leaders and Fortune 500 companies who are all committed to taking an integrated approach to finding solutions to advance water security and provide a framework for collective […]

Roadmap for Climate Resilience Launched in Sonoma County

The North Bay Climate Adaptation Initiative is proud to launch “A Roadmap for Climate Resilience in Sonoma County.” (See the fact sheet and full report here). Ag Innovations is thrilled to have been part of this unique, cutting-edge process. The Roadmap is the first prioritization of how all types of actors in Sonoma County can do their part to […]

Longstanding CRAE Member, Richard Rominger, Awarded UC Davis’s Highest Award

On June 9, longtime advocates for California agriculture, Richard (Rich) and Evelyne Rominger will be awarded UC Davis Medals, the highest honor the university presents to individuals. Rich is a longstanding member of Ag Innovation’s California Roundtable on Agriculture and the Environment (CRAE), a working group that has been active for over a decade to bring leaders together to address […]