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Big Hope For Big Data

November 4th, 2014 by Elliot Hohn

Having recently returned from the 6th annual Water For Food Global Conference – the main focus of which was “harnessing the data revolution” – the idea of Big Data and its value to farmers has been on my mind a lot lately. Big Data is simply defined as large volumes of information, coming at a high velocity, being delivered in a variety of formats. These data … + read more

Driscoll’s finds that “less is more” when it comes to groundwater use in California

August 8th, 2014 by Elliot Hohn

If you’ve opened up a newspaper anywhere in the United States in the past four months you’ve probably read about the drought in California. The entire state has been in some level of drought since May, and as of August 5th more than 80% of the state is considered to be experiencing an “extreme” or … + read more