May 29, 2014
IP Supports Resilience
Sorguhm is one of the world’s most versatile and resilient staple crop. It is grown by hundreds of millions around the world and is among the few crops that are expected to adapt well to climate change and build farmer resilience to volatile weather.
Supporting this essential staple crop is important for any strategy that looks to achieve food security for 9 billion by 2050. Companies from around the world are developing new varieties that could boost nutrition, tackle key pests and improve water efficiency and are using intellectual property to ensure they can properly develop and deploy the technology to the farmers who need it most.
Download the IP in Ag Innovation Series: Sorghum infographic to learn more.