Kirk Taylor Is the Featured Guest on AgriNovus Indiana's Ag+Bio+Science Podcast

Dec 7, 2021 8:10 AM ET
Campaign: Land Betterment
Episode 151 Kirk Taylor President of Land Betterment. AG + BIO + SCIENCE Podcast

FISHERS, Ind., December 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Land Betterment Corporation (“Land Betterment” or the “Company”), an environmental solutions company fostering positive impact through upcycling former coal mining and industrial sites to create sustainable community development and job creation, is excited to share AgriNovus Indiana’s Ag+Bio+Science podcast #151 featuring Kirk Taylor, Land Betterment’s Cofounder and President.

On this week’s episode of the Ag+Bio+Science podcast Mitch Frazier, President and CEO of AgriNovus Indiana, and Kirk Taylor discuss how sustainability and environmental stewardship have long been a part of agriculture. This weeks’ podcast is titled, “From Coal Mining to Community Development." To view the podcast click here.

Kirk Taylor, Cofounder and President of Land Betterment noted, “Land Betterment has always been committed to providing long-lasting solutions to the communities in which we work. By upcycling previously impacted lands which have been decimated by thermal coal mining, we have the opportunity to better both the economy and society in these impacted areas. Our Betterment Harvest division is tackling the needs of the community by providing sustainable opportunities and premium agriculture through the redevelopment of impacted lands.” Mr. Taylor concluded, “ Thank you so much to Mitch Frazier and the entire AgriNovus team for inviting Land Betterment to participate in your impactful podcast series.”

Betterment Harvest is building on the regional momentum in the Ag-tech industry by repurposing former impacted lands to bring technological advancements and innovation such as vertical and greenhouse farming developments to its region and communities in which it operates. Land Betterment is currently renovating and repurposing a closed elementary school into a vertical farm and plant propagation facility in Perry County, Kentucky. The Company is also in the planning phase of a commercial scale greenhouse farm, also in Perry County. These initial facilities will broaden the region’s breadth in the Ag-tech industry while also supporting local communities’ economic development and educational system and technical training initiatives.

About AgriNovus Indiana

The AgriNovus Indiana Ag+Bio+Science podcast is a weekly podcast where food, agriculture, science and technology converge. AgriNovus Indiana promotes and accelerates the growth of the agbioscience community. AgriNovus and its stakeholders work every day to make Indiana the home to unparalleled agbioscience talent and innovation. This means vision is as important as execution. To learn more about AgriNovus Indiana please visit their social channels - Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram LinkedIn.

About Land Betterment Corporation

Land Betterment Corporation, an Indiana Benefit Corporation and Pending B-Corp, is an environmental solutions company focused on fostering a positive impact through upcycling former coal mining sites to create sustainable community development and job creation. The Company utilizes a complete solution-based lifecycle program to restore and rehabilitate the environment and revitalize communities in need of change and opportunity. Land Betterment accomplishes this by identifying un-reclaimed, run-down and neglected coal mining sites, fixing the environment through reclamation and remediation, and then repurposing the land to support a sustainable business that serves the community. Land Betterment firmly believes that with real solutions it is possible for restoration of impacted areas to live side-by-side long term employment, while building sustainable and safe surroundings for communities and our planet. For more information, visit our social channels - Facebook Twitter LinkedIn.

Special Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other important factors that could cause the Company’s actual results, performance, or achievements or industry results to differ materially from any future results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. These statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond Land Betterment Corporation’s control. The words “believes”, “may”, “will”, “should”, “would”, “could”, “continue”, “seeks”, “anticipates”, “plans”, “expects”, “intends”, “estimates”, or similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements, although not all forward-looking statements contain such identifying words. Any forward-looking statements included in this press release are made only as of the date of this release. The Company does not undertake any obligation to update or supplement any forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances. The Company cannot assure you that the projected results or events will be achieved.

Company Contacts:

Mark LaVerghetta
317.537.0492 ext. 0
Chief Governance Officer, Corporate Finance

Stephanie Conzelman
Stakeholder Engagement Director