Peter Wren-Hilton, the Founder of Wharf42 Limited and the mastermind behind the upcoming 2035 Agri-Food-Tech Oceania Summit, joins the podcast to discuss how New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands are responding to the threat of climate change.

"Climate change is real, it's happening, and it's happening much faster than we thought," he says. One real-world example: Growers of kiwifruit already anticipate production moving from New Zealand's North Island to the South Island, a complete upheaval of the current process.

Ann Donahue

The U.S. Department of Food and Agriculture is offering another installment – also known as a phase - to assist commodity and specialty crop producers impacted by natural disaster events in 2020 and 2021.

More than 18,000 producers will soon receive new or updated pre-filled disaster applications to offset eligible crop losses.

FSA will begin mailing pre-filled applications in late August to producers who have potentially eligible losses and: 

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