It’s no secret that farmers love data and the gadgets that collect it.
Today, we're celebrating the 102nd birthday of the Nobel Prize-winning father of the Green Revolution. What an inspiring man. Here's to the next generation of hunger fighters!
Today, March 25, 2016, marks the 102nd anniversary of the birth of Dr. Norman E. Borlaug, founder of the World Food Prize and the man saved more lives than anyone who has ever lived.
"We have been successful raising yields, or reducing environmental footprint, but not both at the same time, and that is the greatest scientific challenge facing humankind. Big data will be essential to bring together all the information a farmer needs."
- Kenneth Cassman, agronomist at the University of Nebraska.
"Through technology, Grandpa, Dad, and I know more about the land we tend than my Great Grandpa could have ever imagined."
Great story by Brian Scott on how his family uses data and technology on their farm.
I had an opportunity through GMO Answers to write a piece for Forbes so I did! http://www.forbes.com/…/theres-nothing-wrong-with-21st-ce…/…
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This is a great list! Data science can help create new solutions to all sorts of modern day challenges.