Water-technology sector tapping B.C.’s liquid assets

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Published on: March 18, 2015

Business Vancouver / Tyler Orton / 17 March 2015

water-tech-secondaryThe droughts ravaging parts of California this past year could be one sign the world is on the cusp of a serious resource shortage, according to Adrian Southern.

“We’re beyond the phase of peak oil and now in the time of peak food,” said the 32-year-old farmer and owner of Raincoast Aquaponics.

Using technology to combine sea and land to farm meat and produce will be the key to creating sustainable food supplies in the future, Southern said.