When I knew that I had a chance to interview Mayo Schmidt I knew right a way a question that I needed to ask him. “What do you say to the people that think they have seen this story before?” The rise and fall of Sask Pool is well documented. From fish farms to grain terminals in Poland the strategy did not work.
In part 2 we also discussed the global impact of GMO’s and how acceptance will be managed in the future in relation to the recent Triffid flax issue. We also talk about the attention that agriculture is getting in the mainstream media and how this is impacting farmers and the practices of agriculture.
Part 2 – Mayo Schmidt – Challenges and Opportunities of Viterra