Robert Schmidt

California Senate committee endorses nomination of data center chief


Robert Schmidt has been working in the position since September, but his nomination must be approved by the Senate.

The dawn of the smart farmer: Sowing sensors and connecting crops


The Internet of Agricultural Things is no longer on the horizon - smart farming is here, and we’ll need it to survive.

Calif. ag department grows apps to serve citizens, agencies, businesses


California’s Department of Food and Agriculture is moving heavily into the mobile space with a number of applications in development to improve how the agency works with citizens, other government agencies and the business community.