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(Bloomberg) New Economy Forum
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The Danforth Center's collaboration with the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator was included as a new solution in 2020 at Bloomberg's second annual New Economy Forum in Beijing.
(Bloomberg) New Economy Forum, The Danforth Center's collaboration with the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator was included as a new solution in 2020 at Bloomberg's second annual New Economy Forum in Beijing. READ MORE, (Collection), (Collection)
On the way to a Green Economy
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Farmers may hold the key. Watch this video from Ending Hunger to understand why small-scale farmers may hold the key to saving our Earth, and think about how we can help farmers to grow food more sustainably. Forecasts show we will need 60 percent ...
On the way to a Green Economy, Farmers may hold the key. Watch this video from Ending Hunger to understand why small-scale farmers may hold the key to saving our Earth, and think about how we can, food to feed the global population of 2050. “Green economy” is the term being used to describe an economic system that is environmentally friendly and sustainable. In theory, under a green economy, safeguarding the environment. It stands to reason, then, that if we want to make the global economy
Feeding the World & Growing Our Economy: Agricultural Innovation in the 21st Century
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  Monday, March 26, 2012 Speakers: Dr. Roger Beachy, Founding President, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Brandon Hunnicutt, Chairman, Nebraska Corn Growers Association Gregory Conko, Senior Fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute Chandler G ...
Feeding the World & Growing Our Economy: Agricultural Innovation in the 21st Century, Monday, March 26, 2012 Speakers: Dr. Roger Beachy, Founding President, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Brandon Hunnicutt, Chairman, Nebraska Corn Growers Association Gregory Conko, Senior Fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute Chandler Goule, Vice President of Government Relations, by mid-century. Despite a weak global economy, the demand for U.S. agricultural exports is growing
US Bank Supports Danforth Center’s Efforts to Strengthen Innovation Economy
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Grant will assist the Center’s focus on strengthening the St. Louis region as a bioscience powerhouse
US Bank Supports Danforth Center’s Efforts to Strengthen Innovation Economy, ST. LOUIS Feb. 6, 2018 – U.S. Bank Foundation is providing the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, one of the world’s largest independent plant science institutes, with a $20,000 grant in support of enhancing the St. Louis region as a world center for agtech, bioscience, and other industries that are defining the future of the region. "As a part of our Community Possible giving and engagement program, we
(The New Economy) Agriculture Innovators Prepare for September’s Ag Innovation Showcase
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The Ag Innovation Showcase brings together the industry’s brightest minds in the hopes of securing a more efficient and sustainable future for agriculture.
(The New Economy) Agriculture Innovators Prepare for September’s Ag Innovation Showcase, The world’s most revered innovators, investors and thought leaders will gather later this year at the Ag Innovation Showcase to revolutionise what in some quarters remains an inefficient and environmentally destructive industry. Jointly managed by the Bio Research & Development Growth (BRDG) Park, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Centre and the Larta Institute, the event brings together a diverse cross
(Brookings) To succeed in the global economy, cities must invest in what makes them unique
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By creating international collaborations, 39 North has become the world's agtech innovation district. This article from Brookings shows how St. Louis and other cities are focusing on their unique regional strengths. 
(Brookings) To succeed in the global economy, cities must invest in what makes them unique, By creating international collaborations, 39 North has become the world's agtech innovation district. This article from Brookings shows how St. Louis and other cities are focusing on their unique regional strengths. READ MORE, (Collection), (Collection)
Senator McCaskill Highlights the Importance of Plant Science Research and Innovation to Missouri’s Economy During Visit to Danforth Center and BRDG Park
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"I think it’s important to remind people that agriculture is not just in the fields, but it is research," McCaskill said. "And it’s the commercialization of research that allows for food and security and better yields and better nutrition, and that’s what’s going on here."
Senator McCaskill Highlights the Importance of Plant Science Research and Innovation to Missouri’s Economy During Visit to Danforth Center and BRDG Park, On Monday, August 31, Senator Claire McCaskill visited the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and the Bio Research & Development Growth (BRDG) Park as the first in her 12 stop agricultural tour of Missouri. "I think it’s important to remind people that agriculture is not just in the fields, but it is research," McCaskill said. "And it’s
(St. Louis Business Journal) Finding space inside St. Louis' $600 million agtech industry
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When it comes to agriculture technology, St. Louis has the talent.
(St. Louis Business Journal) Finding space inside St. Louis' $600 million agtech industry, At stake is the ability to grow and retain startups that could develop into the next Ralston Purina, Monsanto or Express Scripts, driving the St. Louis economy for decades to come. READ MORE, (Collection), (Collection)
(KMOV News 4) New Innovation District Hopes to Tap Into Scientific, Economic Resources
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A plan for a new innovation district, much like Cortex in the Central West End, is being planned in hopes of bringing thousands of jobs to the Creve Coeur area.
(KMOV News 4) New Innovation District Hopes to Tap Into Scientific, Economic Resources, A plan for a new innovation district, much like Cortex in the Central West End, is being planned in hopes of bringing thousands of jobs to the Creve Coeur area. The hope for this plan is to boost the local economy, create thousands of jobs, and attract businesses, like restaurants and hotels, to the area. Read the full article and watch the video here. , (Collection), (Collection)
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack visits St. Louis
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Learn more about him: Tom Vilsack was appointed by President Barack Obama as the 30th Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and sworn into office on January 21, 2009. As Secretary of Agriculture, Vilsack is working hard to streng ...
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack visits St. Louis, Learn more about him: Tom Vilsack was appointed by President Barack Obama as the 30th Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and sworn into office on January 21, 2009. As Secretary of Agriculture, Vilsack is working hard to strengthen the American agricultural economy, to revitalize rural communities, to protect, ambitious agenda to turn around the economy and put Americans back to work. In the tough economy