Viewpoints with

Jerry Harrington:

  1. Family Farm/Why Biotech?
  2. Feed the World

Feed the World (Jerry Harrington, Pioneer Hi-Bred)

Jerry Harrington works with Pioneer to provide choices to their customers, find out why GE is one of them.

Transcript: Feed the World

The world population since I've started this sentence has increased. The amount of land that is available to produce food is decreasing. What we have to do on this planet Earth is to produce more on each acre of land in order to meet the food needs of the twenty-first century. In my book, the only way we can do that without dramatically destroying land that is dedicated toward forests and rainforests and land that we love to look at is by applying biotechnology.

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