A presentation from Purdue University's recent Water Community Conference highights the misperceptions consumers share when viewing their personal water usage. Accurately viewing an industry's water use and efficiency would seem to be a challenge after hearing these comments from Dr. Shahzeen Attari, Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs.
The Food Marketing Institute's FMI Connect conference pulls food professionals from all over the world. Truffle Media's John Blue visited the event with the other 15,000 attendees and spoke with industry analyst Anne-Marie Roerink of 210 Analytics about the consumers view of the meat industry.
IL producer Chad Leman (yes, the name should sound familiar) recently sat on a panel at Bayer's Ag Issues Forum in San Antonio to discuss "How Today's Farmer CEOs are Reshaping Modern Agriculture". He spoke with Truffle Media's John Blue shortly after.