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The end of animal ag?

The end of animal ag?

Think tank RethinkX paints a grim picture for the future of animal agriculture in a recent report, predicting that ‘precision fermentation’ will be the most profound disruption in food and agriculture for 1,000 years. The change will be driven by economics, with...

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Iron Ox showcases autonomous ag

Iron Ox showcases autonomous ag

Fresh, pesticide-free produce such as romaine lettuce, bok choy and cilantro grown in a large warehouse with practically no human interference is a reality in San Carlos, California. At the headquarters of the world’s first fully autonomous farm Iron Ox, the entire...

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Personalised nutrition labelling

Personalised nutrition labelling

Anyone with a special dietary requirement can look forward to an easier life with a new app called Pinto. All US shoppers need to do, is download the app, type in their specific diet and start scanning labels at the supermarket. Diabetics can use Pinto to see if a...

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