WE BELIEVE IN A BETTER WAY
At Sound Agriculture we use an innovative life science approach to sustainably increase farming productivity. Our revolutionary products fight yield loss due to environmental stresses by amplifying nutrient use efficiency, drought tolerance, plant growth, and stress resilience. The result? Increased productivity and decreased reliance on fertilizers and other chemicals.
As the world’s population grows – reaching 9 billion in the next 30 years – a significant increase in food production will be needed. At the same time, current tools and approaches can have negative impacts on farm profitability and the long term health of the land. We believe there is a better way. Sound technology offers more cost efficient and sustainable solutions to tackle this issue.
Eric Davidson, PhD
Eric started Sound to use his scientific expertise to tackle one of today’s most difficult agriculture problems – harvest loss from environmental stresses. Eric received his PhD in molecular biology from the University of Texas.
Travis Bayer, PhD
Travis’ career has focused on understanding how to harness the diversity of natural systems to enable a more sustainable world. Previously, Travis was a faculty member in biochemistry at the University of Oxford and Imperial College London. He received his PhD from Caltech.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Ron Meeusen, Cultivian Sandbox Ventures
Clay Mitchell, Fall Line Capital
Colin Steen, Syngenta Ventures
Mike Wilbur, Cavallo Ventures
Travis Bayer, Sound Agriculture
Eric Davidson, Sound Agriculture