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Advancing Innovation. Improving Lives

Thursday, April 25 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm • Organized By Venture Cafe St. Louis
4240 Duncan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110


On April 25, Bayer and Venture Cafe will team up to showcase the latest innovations in agriculture.  he stakes are high in terms of making a nutrutious, affordable and sustainable meal for all, but how can we provide for the needs of our planet while optimizing our use of water.  Land and energy?  They will explore technologies like artificial intelligence and gene editing, which are helping to tackle global food insecrurity while ensuring a healthy planet.


Artificial Intelligence to diagnose plant disease

Virtual reality farm experience

Under the microscope: meet the neamtode

High-Tech tractor with climate fieldview

Honey tasting featuring unique varieties

Food & beverage tastings from local businesses

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Venture Cafte
4240 Duncan Ave
St. Louis, MO 63110
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