We caught up with Nolan Paul ahead of the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit, to discuss how Driscoll's works with startups and lessons learned while trying to determine the future of strawberry growing.
President Trump and the Supreme Court weigh in on agriculture issues while startups launch new products in this week's brief.
Modern slavery is back at the top of concerned consumers minds and new agrifood tech startups and some established players are working to shine at a light at the very bottom of the supply chain.
Some farms reported being short 100 workers and media from many agricultural states reported farms leaving crops in the fields to rot due to lack of labor.
Though robotics are more and more visible in the fields and in the media, the labor shortage will need to be addressed by both industry and government if food production is to stay on course.