Founder & CEO


Focus Area: Agriculture & Environmental Sustainability

Trang Tran is the founder and CEO of Fargreen. Trang has spent ten years working for both non-profit and for-profit development projects in Asia and Central America. She holds an MBA from the Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise program at Colorado State University.

Fargreen works with a network of Vietnamese farmers to provide an alternative to burning rice crop waste. Fargreen’s model instead collects rice straw to grow and sell premium edible mushrooms and other crops and any leftover waste is then recycled back into the soil, creating a no-waste production loop.

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