Why AgTech Matters to All of Us, Now

As AgTechnologist Norman Borlaug said, “You can’t build a peaceful world on empty stomachs.”

The refugee crisis in Europe shares many of the root issues of terror in the Middle East, but the link to agriculture is even stronger. According to research done by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the Syrian Civil War was driven by “severe social crisis” that came to a head after mass migrations out of rural areas due to four long years of drought led to a general collapse of Syrian agriculture.

Syrian Agriculture
2015 was a big yera for urban agriculture

Food is the New Internet

Conversations dedicated to sharing the billion dollar opportunities in food as we move to a #realfood world.

Sarah Mock

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Wyo Farmkid | Discussing rural and ag issues re: sci/tech, policy, business. Views are my own.

Food is the New Internet

Conversations dedicated to sharing the billion dollar opportunities in food as we move to a #realfood world.