Innovative mushroom farming in Vietnam wins the day at University of Washington social entrepreneurship competition


Fargreen, a social enterprise using technology to convert rice straw waste into a product that can be used for mushroom farming, edged out five other finalist teams to win the grand prize of $12,500 at the University of Washington’s Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition, held last week in Seattle. Fargreen co-founders Trang Tran and Tanmay Milind Telang, are both MBA students at Colorado State University.