A new generation of women-led startups including Trace Genomics is providing novel solutions to agriculture’s problems with tech innovation.
Amy Wu is a writer for women’s ag and agtech movement and the founder and chief content director of From Farms to Incubators. From Farms to Incubators includes a documentary and a forthcoming book that spotlights women leaders in ag and agtech. It is a resident of the Western Growers Center for Innovation and Technology in Salinas, and continues on its mission of expanding the profiles of women in food, farming, and tech. Amy is an award-winning journalist with significant international reporting and teaching experience and previously reported on agriculture and agtech fo The Salinas Californian in Salinas, Calif. She has also worked at Time magazine, the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, for the USA Today Network; and has written for The New York Times, HuffPost and Wall Street Journal. She spent six years working in Hong Kong, widely reporting within the Asia-Pacific region including Shanghai and Singapore. She earned her master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University, and speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese. https://www.linkedin.com/in/