Food System 6 is a non-profit food-ag accelerator working to stimulate food system change by surfacing, supporting and scaling innovators and entrepreneurs who are transforming the way food is grown, produced, and distributed.
Dale Artho’s family has been farming Texas’ panhandle region for three generations. As a result, Artho has unique insight on how agtech has changed the business of farming and what may be in store for the next generation of farmers.
There is a frightening global phenomenon sweeping across ag-heavy states and countries, and it is getting worse.
Farmers are committing suicide more than any other occupation. The problem is most prominent in India, where desperation to pay debts amidst poor crop yields leads to what some farmers see as their only option.