Speaker Bio


Dr. Bruce Bugbee

Dr. Bruce Bugbee

Professor of Crop Physiology, Utah State University / Apogee Instruments

  Bruce Bugbee is a professor at Utah State University and President of Apogee Instruments.  He has collaborated with NASA for over 40 years to design food production systems for people living on Mars. In 2011 he was awarded the Utah Governors Medal for Science and is a Fellow of both the Agronomy and Horticulture Societies. He has recorded multiple videos on Cannabis cultivation; one has over two million views. In 2015 he recorded a TED talk entitled, “Turning Water into Food.”