PhD, Horticulture & Agronomy, UC Davis
Matthew Jenkins’ experiences as a leader and innovator guided him towards academic research with commercial potential. Jenkins actively supports teams developing agricultural technology solutions that promise a more sustainable, profitable future.
Jenkins’ research with Dr. Block and others at the UC Davis, Department of Viticulture and Enology has resulted in the development of novel technology that aims to address the complexity of modern irrigation management, minimizing excess irrigation and preserving limited water resources. Upon receiving a patent, this technology will move on to the commercialization stage.