Failure is OK

April 14, 2017

Risk. Fail. Pivot. Repeat. Todd Erdley, co-founder and CEO of Videon, advises student entrepreneurs.

Cricket-Fortified Pasta Pitch Wins $7,500 Ag Springboard Top Prize

April 14, 2017

A team of food science graduate students won the Ag Springboard student business pitch contest and $7,500 grand prize Thursday after pitching and serving judges pasta made with cricket flour.

Little Farm Pitches a New Farm to Consumer Model

April 13, 2017

Hui Wang and Jiayi Wang plan to use edutainment videos on social media platforms native to China to help connect family farms with urban consumers

Pasta 2050 Pitches Pasta Fortified with Cricket Protein

April 13, 2017

They hope to help consumers warm up to crickets as a protein source

Videon Founder & CEO Todd Erdley to Keynote Ag Springboard Thursday

April 9, 2017

Todd Erdley, local technology entrepreneur and champion of economic growth, will speak Thursday during the awards banquet for the Ag Springboard student business pitch contest.

Final Five Teams Polish their Pitches

April 7, 2017

Five student teams will live-pitch their new business concepts to judges April 13, in hopes of winning $7,500 during the final round of the 2017 Ag Springboard competition.

The Warchest Project

February 22, 2017

Meet two agricultural sciences students pitching their idea to repurpose military ammo cans into tailgating gear.

Reach Beyond Your Comfort Zone

February 21, 2017

To grow, you must challenge yourself.

Make it Happen in 2017 with Ag Springboard

January 11, 2017

This spring, one student team will win $7,500 at Ag Springboard to help launch a great idea in the agricultural sciences.