Can Technology Feed the World?

Feb 17, 2020, 03:00 AM
In this extract from the National Trust Theatre at BBC Countryfile Live 2019 we join Charlotte Smith in conversation with Ben Scott-Robinson, Co-Founder of Small Robot Company; Will Evans, host of the ‘Rock and Roll farming’ podcast; David Ferguson, Chair of Beeswax Dyson Farming; Kit Franklin form Hands Free Hectare and Prof. Alistair Driver, director of Rewilding Britain. In this extract they discuss the dangers of bad soil health, the benefits of rewilding and the introduction of robot farming.

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