2012 Ag Springboard Winners Announced

Posted: November 16, 2012

Congratulations to the student teams Green Towers and Self-Sustained Protein Cycle for winning the $5,000 first and the $1,000 second place prizes in the 2012 Ag Springboard Competition.
Team Green Towers

Team Green Towers

The first place team, composed of Dustin Betz, Jon Gumble, Mike Zaengle, Mike Ghen and Ken Palamara, is developing a technology for aquaponics for spatially constrained environments.

The second place team is working on developing a scalable means of poultry feed. This team is composed of Fengchun Yang and Mengjia Ren. Ag Springboard is a business pitch competition that is creating new student ventures in Agriculture and is sponsored by the Earl and Kay Harbaugh Entrepreneurship Endowment.