Developing an agricultural system that is both productive and sustainable is one of the most pressing tasks that we collectively face. Unfortunately, breakthroughs seem to be few and far between; demand is growing and the pressures faced by farmers are continuing to worsen. As a result there is a risk that any sign of progress may be heralded as the answer to all our problems. Big Data is a key example. In this blog post we discuss the merits and disadvantages of Big Data and try and pick a path
Here at Climate Edge we do not believe that progress is best achieved by relying on one source of knowledge. Alongside our own research we place great importance on talking to and learning from professionals from all disciplines, from farmers to engineers to botanists. One particular medium that has fed into many of our ideas is the wealth of articles and literature which we are privileged to have access to. We will be posting some of the more interesting pieces on our blog page to open up discussion and to
Surprisingly, the process of choosing a name was not as lengthy as we expected. Despite the many nuances and considerations identified in our pilot we had emerged with a firm idea of what we understood to be the scope of the problem, which aspects were a priority and the format we wanted to use.
Perhaps the most important word in Climate Edge Limited is the last. Becoming a business is not a decision we have taken lightly but we believe that doing so provides two key benefits. Firstly, for us
Welcome to Climate Edge’s brand new website – I hope you enjoy reading our very first blog post and sign up to become a regular reader of Climate Edge’s newsletter!
Through this blog we aim to give you a more informal introduction to both ourselves as people and as a company.
The creation of Climate Edge has probably been an inevitable venture since our undergraduate days studying Biology at Imperial College London. Both Paul and I (co-founders alongside Peter Baker) were lucky enough to be lectured by prominent agricultural academics such as