The Sacramento Area Regional Technology Alliance next Tuesday will formally launch AgStart, a program aimed at accelerating growth of companies developing innovative sustainable agricultural technologies.
AgStart plans to make seed grants to companies commercializing agriculture tech innovations. AgStart was started with proceeds from a $1 million federal grant.
AgStart's launch event is set for 6 to 8 p.m. June 25 at Club Pheasant, 2525 Jefferson Blvd., West Sacramento. To register or obtain more details, see www.sarta.org/agstart_ launch_party.html.
Call The Bee's Mark Glover, (916) 321-1184.