Science on the Land

To feed the world, we need science and we need technology. In Britain the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) promotes tech innovation.

Here’s what TSB says about sustainable agriculture and food. TSB’s new Sustainable Agriculture and Food Innovation Platform ‘seeks to increase the productivity of crops and animals and… [to] decrease the environmental impact of the industry. It will focus on four interlinked areas:
• Crop productivity including protection and nutrition
• Sustainable livestock production
• Waste reduction and management
• GHG [greenhouse gas] reduction technologies and methodologies’

At the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Innovation Platform, Calum Murray is the lead technologist. He writes in Global Food Security about how we need technology as well as pure science. He says, ‘Clearly we cannot cut off the ongoing work that delivers knowledge and understanding, but perhaps the time has come to redress the balance and reward those (with recognition and…

View original post 48 more words

About Rashid Faridi

I am Rashid Aziz Faridi ,Writer, Teacher and a Voracious Reader.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.