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News and Brews - Opportunity in Our Own Backyard: Making Kentucky an Ag-Tech Hub

Join us for a Kentucky Ale® and a light bite with an exciting series of discussions dedicated to discovering new ideas. Each month, new speakers will join us to explore topics ranging from health and wellness to economic growth in Kentucky. Don’t miss the chance to be part of the disruption in Kentucky.


Opportunity in Our Own Backyard: Making Kentucky an Ag-Tech Hub

July 16, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

Shrewsbury Hall at Town Branch Distillery, Lexington, Kentucky 

Ryan Quarles, Agriculture Commissioner of Kentucky, Kentucky Department of Agriculture

Right now, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity exists to merge agriculture and technology, especially in the startup world. Could Kentucky become the go-to hub for ag-tech startups? With our diverse climates, fertile soil and recent investments in hemp, data connectivity (including 5G) and monetizing intellectual property, the opportunity is ours for the taking.


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WHEN:

July 16, 2019 - July 16, 2019

WHERE:

Shrewsbury Hall at Town Branch Distillery, Lexington, Kentucky