Blog Update
 collaboration
When the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders and their university mentors arrive in Arusha, Tanzania–the first leg on a 10-day visit to Africa–they’ll meet Malcolm Hatley. Malcolm is the director of Operations for the Public-Private Partnership for Artificial Insemination Delivery (PAID) program, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and implemented by Land O’Lakes International Development.
Blog Update
 collaboration
On my first Monday morning commute, I experienced an odd mix of emotions when the Land O’Lakes, Inc. headquarters office came into view. My feet were restless as the ability to create change grew more palpable, stimulating excitement painted my smile wide and, although partially due to the promise of a free breakfast, unrelenting nerves made my stomach churn. The first day of an incredibly unique internship experience was finally here.

Rachel Anderson

University of Minnesota
Rachel, from Ferryville, Wisconsin, attends the University of Minnesota where she is studying mechanical engineering. Having grown up in a small town, she knows the impact agriculture has on local families. She’s interested in expanding farming to the urban community so more families can understand its impact. Her love for gardening and interest in sustainable engineering fuel her to find a solution to the ever-growing issue of global hunger. Rachel is mentored by Susan Kubitschek in the College of Science and Engineering.