In order to prove they have a winning formula of sustainability + quality, NJ-based AgTech pioneer AeroFarms is partnering for high-end market access and niche branding. At Davos on the Delta earlier this year, iSelect’s annual AgTech conference held in Memphis, speaker after speaker emphasized how technology is facilitating a synthesis of needs of the grower (yield and profit) and of the consumer (variety and quality). AeroFarms methods address both the yield and the quality part of that equation, but the key to their success may lie ultimately in the taste buds of the consumers.
AeroFarms and IMS Evolve are using innovative Dell Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to protect global food supplies. In the past 40 years, the world has lost one-third of its arable land due to erosion and pollution. Industrial farming methods are degrading soil far faster than nature can rebuild it and compromising other natural resources. […]