News & Events

2014 Annual Agribusiness Conference

September 19, 2014 12:34 pm

For more information, visit website For Conference brouchure, visit here For registration, visit here Being hosted by Fresno State Center for Agricultural Business

Registration is now open for the 2014 Water Technology Conference.

March 21, 2014 12:27 pm

The 2014 Water Technology Conference will be held on Thursday May 8 at the Clovis Veteran’s Memorial Building. This BlueTechValley event, presented by the International Center for Water Technology (ICWT), features an impressive line-up of technical speakers, exhibitors, poster sessions and networking opportunities. The morning plenary session kicks off with two panel discussions: Water and Sustainable Agriculture and Water Supplies[…] Read more »

BioFiltro USA offers tours of pilot project at Fresno State Dairy

February 14, 2014 5:07 pm

BioFiltro, the 2011 CleanTech award-winning company and WET Member has a pilot project at Fresno State.  The goal of the BioFiltro tour is to highlight innovation in the BlueTechValley.  The BioFiltro technology is affordable and replicable in different parts of the world with 100 installations in five countries including Chile, New Zealand, Brazil, Spain, Mexico & the United States.  The[…] Read more »

South Valley Entrepreneurs: Apply for PG&E Cohort by February 28th!

February 6, 2014 5:21 pm

Prepare to start a business with the 2014 “Powering the Entrepreneurial Grid- PG&E Entrepreneurial Cohort Program.” This program assists individuals in planning a business strategy while developing a business plan.  Scholarships are available. Flier here: FINAL PG&E Cohort 2.4.14 Thank you to PG&E for partnering with Central Valley Business Incubator, Reedley College, and the Dinuba Vocational Center to create a 501 (c)[…] Read more »

The WET Center Welcomes New Members!

February 3, 2014 1:23 pm

Please join us in welcoming the newest members to the WET Center.  Our Corporate Member GoEngineer, is a leading reseller of SolidWorks, Stratasys 3D Printers, Altium EDA, CamWorks and Agile PLM, with complete support, training and services. Also joining the WET Center are members Ceres Imaging, Mobile Canal Control, and PowWow Energy. Ceres Imaging was founded in 2013. The company provides farmers spectral[…] Read more »

WET Center Members raised $7M & created 26 jobs in 2013!

January 23, 2014 11:17 am

Since 1996, the Water, Energy & Technology Center has provided assistance & start-up support to Ag & Water Tech businesses to help make their ventures profitable. In 2013 with support from the WET Center, our member companies raised $7 Million in capital and created 26 jobs.  For more information on WET member successes, including information on Nautilus Systems, BioFiltro, OnFarm Systems, AquaCue[…] Read more »

Fresno-based, OnFarm is finalist for IBM’s Global Entrepreneur Award.

January 21, 2014 5:33 pm

Agriculture technology company OnFarm, a Water, Energy & Technology Center member is one of eight finalists for the 2013 IBM Global Entrepreneur of the Year Award.  VOTE TODAY! The 2013 IBM Global Entrepreneur of the Year Award Ceremony will be held in San Francisco on February 6, 2014.  This event will honor the company that is developing the most promising solution[…] Read more »

WET Member C3 is acquired by Trimble!

December 16, 2013 3:49 pm

C3, a WET Member since the company was founded in 2011, combines crop information with soil data to access factors that impact crop yield, quality & health. On December 12, 2013, Trimble acquired C3 so farmers could see both soil information and decision recommendations through a Connected Farm™ dashboard.  For more details about the acquisition of WET Member C3, click here.

Leaders Recognized

October 24, 2013 7:04 pm

Entrepreneurs and innovators have a passion that cannot be dampened.  Despite being creative and dedicated to the process of business building, successful entrepreneurs are recognized for both what they make and also for what they give.  They inspire, guide and provide opportunity and hope to those who follow the same path. They take an idea from concept to commercialization and[…] Read more »

AG/H2O Provides Agricultural Producers With Technological Solutions

October 3, 2012 7:49 pm

Overview of the California Agricultural Irrigation Environment California has approximately 9.5 million irrigated acres and 2 million of those acres use drip/micro irrigation systems. Unlike other agricultural equipment, which are routinely maintained, upgraded and tuned for peak performance, irrigation system’s performance are rarely monitored or measured to allow the grower to keep the systems tuned for peak performance. Additionally, a[…] Read more »