10 Takeaways from Ag Showcase 2018

As we look back on our time in St. Louis for the 10th Annual Ag Innovation Showcase, our organizing staff reflects on one, poignant quote that encapsulates why we host innovators, investors, and entrepreneurs from across the world:

There were 3 billion people on earth in 1960– it took us 50 years to get to 7 billion! We don’t have the resources to afford energy, food, and water. This institution has evolved itself into innovating so we can make this planet sustainable.
— Congressman Dick Gephardt

Here are 10 takeaways from our Ag Showcase community on the future of food and ag: