To the Editor:
Fascinating article, based mostly on the thesis that agriculture Should differ as a Outcome of We’re working out of assets (“Fixing the Meals Disaster,” Cowl Story, July 29). It Appears like Native Bounti and AquaBounty Utilized sciences are On the forefront of an agricultural revolution. The question is, will they be value-aggressive? Each corporations Appear to current food with much less pure assets and decrease environmental influence. As with AquaBounty, Native Bounti talks about proprietary tech, Making a particular product class and branding. They Converse about extreme future margins, However As quickly as They will’t produce the product for Lower than conventional strategies, They are going to be confined to the premium-food area of curiosity.
Recently, it Appears like A lot of my grocery bag has been Full of merchandise trucked in from Mexico. It Might be curiositying to know if Native Bounti is/Shall be value-aggressive with conventional growers Inside the Central Valley, Calif., Arizona, and south of the border.