In our ever-increasing and highly regarded interview series, 20on20 – “20 minutes with inspirational people from the international fresh food sectors” we are delighted to be joined by Eddy Badrina, CEO of Eden Green Technology based in the USA.
Over the past 20 years, Eddy’s career has encompassed entrepreneurial, corporate, and government roles. In 2019, Eddy took over as CEO of Eden Green Technology, which, through its vertical farming technology stack, is changing the way we farm our produce, and feed our communities. Since then, retailers, researchers, cities and governments have discovered how Eden Green Technology’s turnkey solutions can help them establish food safety, food independence, and sustainable farming unlike any previous AgTech solution.
Outside of his leadership position at Eden Green, he is a board member at Seed Effect, a micro-lending non-profit focused on fostering economic stability. Eddy is incredibly passionate about food security and from a US perspective, we are going to dive into a conversation about:
4 Ways Local Vertical Farming and Hydroponics Can Save Our Broken Food System
How Vertical Greenhouses Reduce Energy Costs
The Rise of AgTech: How It’s Transforming the American Farming Landscape