How big data could help prevent food shortages

Sep 15 2015   6:19PM GMTTags: Thanks! We’ll email youwhen relevant content isadded and updated. Following Follow Big Data Thanks! We’ll email youwhen relevant content isadded and updated. Following Follow Big Data analytics Thanks! We’ll email youwhen relevant content isadded and updated. Following Follow Data Analytics From Big Data Innovation 2015, Boston In 2014, Randy Dowdy, a farmer from Georgia, set the highest yield ever in the National Corn Growers Association National Corn Yield Contest with 503 bushels per acre. What was the secret behind his record breaking yield? According to Erik Andrejko, head of Data Science at the Climate Corporation, it is a result of data science – using big data to support decision making processes that are crucial to production results. And, believe it or not, big data…


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