Farmers managing the sophisticated businesses that Midwest crop farms have become are spending more time considering business school basics.
Some animal welfare and food safety advocates think divestment is the key to large-scale change in the factory farm industry.
Investment in food and agriculture technology startups reached $4.6 billion in 2015. The leading driver of that growth was investment in drones and robotics.
Italy is now the world's leading producer of wine, but French wine is becoming an investment piece in China.