Editor's note: DTN Staff Reporter Todd Neeley was part of a group of journalists invited in early March to tour Iceland's geothermal-based agriculture industry. The trip was sponsored by Invest in Iceland, a government-based group working to bring new investment to the nation. In this story, Neeley looks at how agriculture is playing a role in Iceland's economic recovery following the nation's banking-system collapse in 2008.
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (DTN) -- A fierce, howling Siberian wind rattled Lambhagi's greenhouse walls as blizzard conditions made it nearly impossible to stand and brought Reykjavik to a standstill.
Inside, Hafberg Thorisson smiled in ...