The agritech revolution

Discover how the agriculture sector is leveraging the latest technologies to improve sustainable farming.

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Agriculture is at the centre of many of the world's biggest issues, from hunger to climate change. The UN reports that over 70% of global fresh water consumption is currently linked to the industry, and estimates that 50% more food will be needed by 2050 in order to feed our growing population.

Understandably, there's a pressing need to prioritise the optimisation of food production systems by reducing inputs, maximising yields and ultimately minimising greenhouse gas emissions, as the future must be sustainable.

Farmers have been facing many of the same challenges for generations, such as water shortages, limited land availability and difficulties managing costs. What's changed, however, are the capabilities of the agritech industry.

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