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Ashley Stirrup

Data-Driven Farming can Help Transform the Agriculture Supply Chain

Originally published in the Illinois Field & Bean magazine How can we meet the world’s food needs while respecting the environment? With the population set to grow to more than nine billion by 2050, answering the question is becoming more urgent. Arable land is decreasing by 100,000 hectares per year, and global agricultural production needs to double in the next 30 years to cope with demand. Add to this the impact of climate change and mass urbanization and it is clear the agricultural sector faces a monumental challenge. Technology and data can open new opportunities and help solve problems [...]

By |July 15, 2018|
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