Biotech policy expert Calestous Juma believes educating Africa’s leaders about the role of technology in agriculture is key to helping the continent reap the benefits of innovation.
Senegal’s veteran food science leader Ababacar Sadikh Ndoye says food processing technology has an important role to play in ending food insecurity.
Animal nutrition expert Elsje Pieterse says livestock feed made from maggots could reduce both large-scale and small-scale food waste.
Trader Joe’s ex-president Doug Rauch hopes his newest venture can help change consumer attitudes about buying imperfect and “expired” foods.
From simple sun drying systems for produce to home appliances networked with food distributors, food scientist John Floros sees a major role for technology in reducing worldwide food waste.
UK activist Tristram Stuart believes in grass-roots campaigns that help stop food waste from the ground up.
Genetic engineering and ecologically responsible growing practices needn’t be strange bedfellows, says plant geneticist Pamela Ronald.