Mantis is evolving California agriculture.
Mantis machines employ smart, cutting-edge technology for producing fresh vegetables. But in some ways, their origins stretch back more than 50 years.
I remember the United Farm Workers strike and subsequent settlement in the 1970s. A lot happened that would prove to hamper early technology efforts to enable…
Mantis Smart Sprayer helps beat a costly disease and its many allies.
Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV) wreaked havoc on Salinas Valley lettuce production in 2022, causing around $150 million in lost revenue in the lettuce industry. And a swing of the pendulum to excess precipitation could set up growers for even more challenges down the road. It makes the Mantis Smart Sprayer…
Huntington Farms solves big problems with smart machines.
In the early 2010s, Mark Mason wasn’t yet facing the labor shortage that would materialize a few years later. But he saw the writing on the wall. It was one of a few problems he knew he’d have to solve.
Why Mantis was that solution.