In Iowa, Science isn’t just a solution.
It’s a way of life.
In America’s Cultivation Corridor, global industry leaders, scientists, researchers and capital investors are working around the clock to solve our world’s challenges in the production and security of food, feed, fiber and fuel.
And it’s through new scientific discovery and innovation, that the more than 1,250 agbioscience experts living and working here are forging new pathways to energy independence, developing products made from renewable resources and creating a more sustainable future for us all.
Opportunity is Knocking
Global population growth has placed an increased significance on the world’s agricultural centers. In 1991, .81 acres of farmland was available to feed each person; with an estimated world population of more than 9 billion in 2050, available farmland is projected to shrink to only .37 acres per person.
Iowa is Listening
America’s Cultivation Corridor is rising to meet this. Iowa’s rich natural resources, profound academics, world-class leadership, favorable economic conditions have positioned our state as a uniquely qualified epicenter for agricultural innovation. Iowa’s rich natural resources through public-private partnerships, research and capital investments, America’s Cultivation Corridor is leveraging these resources to lead initiatives that attract global companies, talent and capital to feed the growing world. Here, is Where Science Feeds the WorldTM.