Bloomberg Green: Is Big Agriculture the Answer?



Big agriculture has a bad reputation in sustainability circles. And while its economies of scale have lifted billions out of food poverty in the past century, it is one of the most-polluting industries on the planet. So is it time to reconsider how we farm, and whether yield is still king? In this episode: we highlight the startups pioneering new techniques – and the agricultural giants adopting them – in the race to new zero. Plus, do farming subsidies need reform? We speak to the former Chief Economist of the USDA.

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This news story originally appeared at Ag/Farm/Forestry - Social Gov on22 November 2022