At a recent Global Ag Investing Conference Dave Gebhardt (Chief Strategy Officer for FarmLink ) spoke about the rise of data science in agriculture. You can read the story and find a link to the podcast here:
In the podcast he discusses the way data science is revolutionizing agriculture, and how we are at a "tipping point where advances in science, IT, technology, and computing power have put a whole new level of opportunities before us."
This sounds a lot like what I have previously discussed in relation to big data and the internet of things:
"The convergence of biotechnology, genomics, and big data has major implications for economic development as well as environmental sustainability."
Watch more about how FarmLink is leveraging IoT, big data, and advanced analytics: