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Apps for Ag Hackathon | Dec. 2-3, 2015 | UC Davis World Food Center

Thanks to everyone who joined us and supported us at the

Food, Ag and Health Solution Summit

A conference to build uncommon collaborations around ideas
and technology that better feed the world.

December 2nd - 3rd, 2015
UC Davis Conference Center

Results:

We had seven VERY competitive teams participate with seven GREAT concepts built. Our judges had the difficult task of selecting the best:

Ag for Hire. Food, Ag & Health Solution Summit December 3, 2015 at UC Davis. ©Fred Greaves Photogrpahy.

Ag for Hire. Food, Ag & Health Solution Summit December 3, 2015 at UC Davis. ©Fred Greaves Photogrpahy.

First Place and People's Choice: Ag for Hire - An online two-sided marketplace for farm laborers to find work on small farms, and vice-versa.

CropRescue! Food, Ag & Health Solution Summit December 3, 2015 at UC Davis. ©Fred Greaves Photogrpahy.

CropRescue! Food, Ag & Health Solution Summit December 3, 2015 at UC Davis. ©Fred Greaves Photogrpahy.

Second Place: CropRescue! - A communication platform that allows growers to communicate directly and efficiently with food banks so as to make excess food donation effortless and efficient for both sides.

GreenThumb. Food, Ag & Health Solution Summit December 3, 2015 at UC Davis. ©Fred Greaves Photogrpahy.

GreenThumb. Food, Ag & Health Solution Summit December 3, 2015 at UC Davis. ©Fred Greaves Photogrpahy.

Third Place: GreenThumb - Field level task tracking to enable better communication among crop advisers, growers and foreman to track, assign and document common field tasks.

More info and photos to come!

 

 

Prizes:

The 1st Place Team will be going to the Thought for Food Global Summit in Zurich, Switzerland in April 2016! The World Food Center will provide $3,500 towards airfare and Thought for Food will provide room, board and summit registration!

+ The following Cash Prizes and Legal Services:

$5,000 for 1st Place Team.
$3,000 for 2nd Place Team.
$1,500 for 3rd Place Team.
$1,000 People's Choice Award.

The 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place teams will also receive complimentary startup incorporation services from Royse Law at a value of $2,200!

Prizes sponsored by the generosity of: