Scientists and farmers collaborate on a quest for more efficient irrigation. Now, software is adding piles of new data to help manage water on the farm.
This is a tragic little corner of US "culture wars," where moral beliefs in the South require executing thy neighbor.
Simon Johnson, former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund, is a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, and a member of the CBO’s Panel of Economic Advisers. He is a co-founder of The Baseline Scenario.