To be efficient, and fully leverage technology, you need scale. This requires a great deal of capital. Many States prohibit corporate land ownership, allowing only individuals to own farmland. Gård provides a way for individuals to own the land, in compliance with state laws, and collectively farm it, thereby leveraging advances in technology and equipment.
A modern efficent row corp farms in the United States range from 3,000 to 12,000 acres. To but this much land would cost between $21,000,000 and $84,000,000 at $7,000 / acre. Gård’s model of distributed ownership breaks the land down smaller Fields that individuals can own.