“SureHarvest is creating the ‘sustainable currency’ for the agrifood marketplace. We make sustainability quantifiable so that it can be measured, valued and rewarded. We seek practical, scientific solutions to resource use. Ultimately, our aim is to enable you to stay profitable.”
Dublin, CA February 13, 2009 – The agrifood industry has come a long way toward embracing sustainability since SureHarvest was first founded in 1999 by Dr. Jeff Dlott. SureHarvest believes in first measuring, and then rewarding growers for producing public benefits like cleaner water and air, job opportunities, and vibrant communities. SureHarvest sets out to design the knowledge and technology systems needed to create a sustainable currency, while exchanging environmental and social benefits in the agrifood marketplace.
Through the use of the World Wide Web, SureHarvest plans to reach stakeholders throughout the agrifood industry. SureHarvest’s vision of a marketplace based on a sustainability currency is here. With its scientific knowledge, practical know-how, trusted reputation and comprehensive software tools, SureHarvest enables growers and food companies to compete in the expanding sustainability marketplace.
“As your company grows, so should its presence on the web.” said Jason Franco, President of JVF Consulting, LLC. SureHarvest is taking the necessary steps to ensure their success on the net, with the assistance of JVF Consulting.
Powered and monitored by JVF Consulting, LLC, the SureHarvest website can be found at https://www.sureharvest.com
SureHarvest is a leading provider of software and services for growers and agrifood companies pursuing sustainability strategies, by offering sustainability management software, farming management software, consulting services and third-party certification. Six of the top 12 U.S. wine companies use SureHarvest software to manage their vineyards. SureHarvest Farming MIS is used by growers farming a cumulative 300,000 acres. SureHarvest’s Sustainability MIS powers the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance’s sustainability performance management system that confidentially houses self-assessment data from 1,026 vineyards and 230 wineries (www.sustainablewinegrowing.org). Dr. Dlott is a co-founder of the Stewardship Index for Specialty Crops, an initiative to develop a system for measuring sustainable performance throughout the specialty crop supply chain (www.stewardshipindex.org).