The seeds of change

An ex­pand­ing global pop­u­la­tion, the threat of cli­mate change and the need to re­duce reliance on pes­ti­cides are pre­sent­ing 21st-Cen­tury farm­ing with a host of new chal­lenges. But with tech­nol­ogy’s help, farm­ing is fight­ing back…

Focus-Science and Technology - - CONTENTS - WORDS: HAY­LEY BEN­NETT

Pop­u­la­tion growth and cli­mate change present new chal­lenges to farm­ers, but they’re fight­ing back with tech­nol­ogy.

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