With the current climate change impacting negatively on agriculture and food production, and the increase of the human population, thinking ahead to ensure food security is critical. This is where Dutch breeding and biotechnology company Solynta claims to make a difference.
The company is determined to drive sustainable improvements in world food security by unlocking the true potential of potatoes. It says, currently, potato is the 4th most produced food crop after corn, wheat, and rice and is increasing in importance globally due to its high nutritional value. And Solynta’s innovations can enable the development of potato hybrids that lead to sustainable potato yields worldwide, hence, enhancing the livelihood of producers around the globe.