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October 6th, 2015 / Quartz Africa

thumb.aspxAfrica has more than half of the world’s unused arable land, yet Brazil, Indonesia, and Thailand currently export more food products than all of sub-Saharan Africa combined. But the potential for growth is there. What’s needed is for investors and farmers to be better educated about markets, which requires high-quality data to allow for a better trading relationship between the producer and the market. Sara Menker, a former Wall Street trader originally from Ethiopia, recognized this and founded Gro Intelligence, a data analytics firm focused on agriculture.Read more