Ag-tech could hold the key to attracting a new generation of US farmers, returning industry to growth | Rabobank

Ag-tech could hold the key to attracting a new generation of US farmers, returning industry to growth

Food Navigator – Pablo Sherwell, Nick Fereday, Christine McCracken – January 2, 2020

At the 2019 Rabobank Food and Agriculture Summit, Rabobank’s Pablo Sherwell, Christine McCracken and Nick Fereday explained how rapid innovation in ag tech could help revitalize the agriculture industry over the next 10 years. Technological advancements will not only improve efficiencies on the farm, they could also attract a new generation of workers that would help pave the way for more sustainable food production, they say.