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Abby Taylor-Silva speaks on how her role as vice president of policy and communications at Grower-Shipper Association of Central California helps advance agricultural technology – especially as it relates to food safety and water regulations. During this episode of Voices of the Valley, Taylor-Silva shares what new technologies she has seen that support food safety traceability.
She also delves into the need for rapid development of immediate detection and building a system that simultaneously harnesses and analyzes food safety data while protecting grower information. Taylor-Silva also touches on the importance of new innovations that simplify groundwater and surface water management, which she will dive deeper into during the next episode of Voices of the Valley.