Houston Engineering, Inc. (HEI) announced today that it has joined Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture, a leading multi-stakeholder initiative working to unite the agricultural supply chain in defining, measuring, and advancing the sustainability of food, fiber, and fuel production in the United States.
“HEI is excited and proud to be part of the Field to Market community and to support the great work being done by all the members of the Field to Market!” states Larry Kramka, senior environmental project manager. “HEI is honored to serve agriculture through our multi-disciplinary approach that advances dialogue about natural resources stewardship and agriculture. Joining the Field to Market community is another great milestone in our effort to help tell agriculture’s sustainability story.”
As an active member in Field to Market, HEI will work with other members of the organization to help accelerate opportunities for continuous improvement across the agricultural value chain. These improvements include, but aren’t limited to, productivity, environmental quality, and human well-being.
Field to Market is made up of partners in every level of agriculture, including:
- Grower organizations
- Conservation groups
- Public sector partners
- Leading companies
Field to Market engages in broad communication and collaboration with stakeholders to ensure a coordinated, outcomes-based approach to sustainable agriculture that is grounded in science. By providing useful measurement tools and resources, Field to Market helps growers and the supply chain track and promote continuous improvement at the field and landscape levels.
“We are pleased to welcome Houston Engineering as a Field to Market member, and look forward to identifying opportunities for greater collaboration,” said Rod Snyder, president of Field to Market. “Houston Engineering’s leadership in developing solutions at the intersection of agriculture, the environment, and technology will provide valuable insights to Field to Market’s program as we seek to deliver improved environmental outcomes for commodity crop production.”
Representing all facets of the US agricultural supply chain, Field to Market provides an unparalleled platform that helps the food and agricultural supply chain benchmark sustainability performance, catalyze continuous improvement, and enable supply chain sustainability claims.
For more information, visit www.fieldtomarket.org.