Farmland LP brings together top experts in private equity, sustainability science, agriculture and business.
In addition to the managment team, Farmland LP leverages its world-class advisors:
Dr. Bradford leads the farmland management program, including organic certification and sustainability planning, and tenant and operations management.
Dr. Bradford is a highly-regarded scientist and expert in sustainability, who applied his understanding of ecology to become a successful organic farmer. After receiving his doctorate, he worked on issues related to species extinction and the overall decline in global ecosystem integrity, funded by the National Science Foundation and the National Geographic Society. Dr. Bradford was a leader of the Tropical Ecosystem team of BioMERGE (www.columbia.edu/cu/biomerge), a National Science Foundation funded research network of over 100 scientists from 17 countries integrating the study of biodiversity and ecosystem function. Dr. Bradford also taught Ecology at Washington University.
He is a board member of the Post Carbon Institute, a staff contributor to The Oil Drum (www.TheOilDrum.com), and frequent public speaker. Dr. Bradford received his Ph.D. in Evolution and Population Biology from Washington University in St. Louis and his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of California Davis, with High Honors. Back»