• This entrepreneur left Wall Street to count the world's calories. Now she's warning of a global food disaster equal to the financial crisis

    6 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Entrepreneur Sara Menker traded in her Wall Street gig to help solve the world's mounting food crisis.
    In the next decade, she warned, the world's food shortage could rival the financial crisis or dot-com crash in terms of its threat to government stability and economic safety.
    Menker's company, Gro Intelligence, aims to create a universal language that helps companies, countries, and industries earn money and eliminate food shortages.
    When it comes to feeding every person on the planet, the world could fall short of demand by 214 trillion...
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