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Water Solutions For India’s Rain Starved Farmer..Via San Francisco

In Business, Economy, Entrepreneurs, Environment, Food/Drink, India, People Making A Difference on July 14, 2009 at 7:30 am

Stories like this remind us that with all the misery and mayhem around the world, good people with brilliant ideas strive to make it better…..in this case one drop of water at a time.

Peter Frykmans Driptech visit to India

Peter Frykman's Driptech visit to India


Social Entrepreneur Peter Frykman tackles the world’s water shortage with his Driptech invention – “My vision is that we can put everything for an entire drip irrigation factory inside a 40-foot shipping container and drop it anywhere in the world,” said Frykman, whose company, Driptech, was a finalist this week in a business plan competition sponsored by Cisco and Draper Fisher Jurvetson in Menlo Park. “Water is its own currency among the people I deal with — water equals food equals income.”

Follow Frykman’s journey at his blog.

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