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(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center Ag Innovation event gets mention in Forbes
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/in-the-news/in-the-news-item/(St.-Louis-Business-Journal)-Danforth-Center-Ag-Innovation-event-gets-mention-in-Forbes
St. Louis Business Journal by Amir Kurtovic, Reporter Date: Friday, August 31, 2012, 11:09am CDT With St. Louis expecting up to five inches of rain from the remnants of Hurricane Isaac this weekend, drought should be the last thing on our the mind ...
(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center Ag Innovation event gets mention in Forbes, St. Louis Business Journal by Amir Kurtovic, Reporter Date: Friday, August 31, 2012, 11:09am CDT With St. Louis expecting up to five inches of rain from the remnants of Hurricane Isaac this weekend, some publicity with an article on the Forbes website (penned by St. Louis public relations pro, for the full Forbes article and here for more information on the Ag Innovation Showcase., (Collection
(Forbes) Is Corporate America Leading Way In Sustainability?
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/in-the-news/in-the-news-item/(Forbes)-Is-Corporate-America-Leading-Way-In-Sustainability
Question: Who is the world’s largest automaker? Answer: In 2011, General Motors reclaimed it. Tougher Question: Who purchases more cars than anyone else in the world? Lesser Known Answer: Enterprise Rent-A-Car. I actually have a relatively lon ...
(Forbes) Is Corporate America Leading Way In Sustainability?, Question: Who is the world’s largest automaker? Answer: In 2011, General Motors reclaimed it. Tougher Question: Who purchases more cars than anyone else in the world? Lesser Known Answer: Enterprise Rent-A-Car. I actually have a relatively longterm relationship with both companies in very different ways. We were a GM family growing up. Lots and lots of really large station wagons. My first car was a pumpkin orange 1977
(Forbes) The Right Way to Build a Tech City
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Startups should know what differentiates their product from others. Building around an unique strength, a facet that’s difficult to emulate, offers small companies a chance to gain critical mass.
(Forbes) The Right Way to Build a Tech City, Startups should know what differentiates their product from others. Building around an unique strength, a facet that’s difficult to emulate, offers small companies a chance to gain critical mass. New companies should focus on a strength and own one particular piece of their market. Startups that fail to do this can quickly become commodities. The same can be said for cities and regions looking to make themselves into destinations for tech. Simply
(Forbes) Kauffman Report Makes The Case For AgTech Innovation & Investment
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While the nascent industry is gaining momentum, a new white paper produced by The Kauffman Foundation and Danforth Center finds that we need more investment and entrepreneurship to fuel the “Evergreen Revolution,” or sustainably produce 70 percent more food by 2050.

(Forbes) Kauffman Report Makes The Case For AgTech Innovation & Investment, Technology is transforming every industry, and now it’s coming to agriculture. Over the past six years, a growing number of AgTech startups have developed technologies to help the agriculture industry feed our growing population without destroying the planet. While the nascent industry is gaining momentum, a new white paper produced by The Kauffman Foundation and Donald Danforth Plant Science Center finds that we
(Forbes) Collaboration Provides Hope In The Battle Against Mycotoxin Induced Cancer In The Developing World
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There is new hope for a solution to this vexing health issue based on a recent collaboration between groups of scientists in the US and in India.
(Forbes) Collaboration Provides Hope In The Battle Against Mycotoxin Induced Cancer In The Developing World, Poisonous carcinogens called Aflatoxins can be produced when food crops are infected by certain species of the fungus, Aspergillus. Consumers in the developed world are largely protected from exposure to these dangerous natural compounds through pest control and product screening. Unfortunately, in the developing world, aflatoxins are frequent contaminants in staple foodstuffs
(St. Louis Business Journal) Job satisfaction: Biotech, yes. Law, not so much
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/in-the-news/in-the-news-item/(St.-Louis-Business-Journal)-Job-satisfaction-Biotech-yes-Law-not-so-much
St. Louis Business Journal - by Rick Desloge Monica Schmidt, a doctoral level senior research scientist, and Matt Stevens, a senior laboratory technician, have both found a key to being happy on the job. The two Donald Danforth Plant Science Center ...
to the No. 1 field among people with the happiest jobs in America. Forbes magazine recently published, and colleagues. “As soon as I saw the (Forbes) article, I started to spread it around,” said Stevens, data points on nine factors of workplace happiness. Here’s a link to the Forbes story
One of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People to Speak at Danforth Center’s SEEDS of CHANGE
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/time-magazine-100-most-influential-amory-lovins
Lovins, who was named by Time Magazine as one of the World's 100 most influential people in 2009, had the solution to the energy problem in 1976. It's taken the rest of us years to catch up.
clearly paid off. Amory Lovins recently explains to Forbes contributor, Devin Thorpe, why existing, no new inventions or Acts of Congress, but could be led by business for profit. For more from Forbes
Plant Pulse
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/plant-pulse82914
The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and events, and the impact of plant science.
% With Existing Technology Forbes Amory Lovins, a “recovering physicist” who founded and now leads the Rocky Mountain Institute, is the author of Reinventing Fire and a Forbes contributor who says
Plant Pulse April 8, 2011
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/Plant-Pulse-April-8-2011
The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and even ...
. Louis Business Journal "As soon as I saw the (Forbes) article, I started to spread it around," said
The Plant Pulse August 31, 2012
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/The-Plant-Pulse-August-31-2012
Danforth event will examine growing world of bioinformatics St. Louis Beacon Mockler said that bioinformatics has become a serious focus at Danforth since the appointment of Dr. James Carrington as president. Carrington was director of Oregon State ...
and Monsanto. Drought, Food Shortage Cast Spotlight on Ag Innovation Showcase Forbes Ag Innovation