http://twin-cities.umn.edu/Portrait%20of%20Candice%20Hirsch.

I am driven to help crops adapt to changing environments

Candy Hirsch and her team use big data to help produce more corn on less land—an imperative as the world’s population continues to expand dramatically. Learn more about Hirsch’s work to adapt crops to changing environments.

http://twin-cities.umn.edu/A%20group%20of%20farmers%20in%20Ethiopia

A new lens on the world’s small farms

New maps developed by U of M researchers illustrate the contribution of smallholder farming to global food production. Learn more about the research.

http://twin-cities.umn.edu/Richard%20Traugott%20with%20his%20son%2C%20Joel

For the love of farming and family

Richard Traugott is pursuing his master’s degree and a new path in horticulture to better serve his community—and his son. Read more about Traugott.

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