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From Farm to Table

Most of the food loss comes during the process of getting it to you. A staggering fourteen percent of the food loss actually occurs in transit. Therefore, a new approach is needed. This is where farm to table logistics is a plan where the entire food’s journey ...

Plant Breeding and CRISPR Plants Market

The increasing demand for improved crop varieties and the growing need to curb pre-harvest crop losses have encouraged the development of advanced breeding techniques.

AI+Drone | XAG Launched JetSeed™ Granule Spreading System

JetSeed Granule Spreading System is designed to dispense granules such as seeds, fertilisers and pesticides precisely and effectively to any environment through high-speed airflows. It helps to combat grassland degradation...

Going Green 1: Introducing Healthy Vertical Farming

The movement for healthy, sustainable food production is spreading across the world, and Samsung is committed to driving innovation in this area.

Crop One Holdings Announces Launch of Vertical Farm Opportunity Fund in Major Farm-to-Table Initiative

The Fund will build a vertical farm in Texas expected to produce 2 tons of fresh produce per day, create at least 75 new jobs, and reach 17 million potential customers

Back to Basics Soil Fertility Part 2: Phosphate

We will discuss Phosphate today as it is the nutrient that I fear is most deficient on farms across the Canadian prairies and the northern Great Plains area of the US.

Automation: The Final Frontier of Vertical Farming

Already, urban dwellers around the world are enjoying freshly harvested produce grown locally on spare rooftops, in old shipping containers, and in repurposed warehouses. These farms provide tremendous benefits to consumers and producers...

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First Clarke Freight Farm Harvest in Massachusetts Exemplifies the Importance of Fresh Food and Superior Food Preservation

Clarke, New England's Official Sub-Zero/Wolf/Cove Showroom and Test Kitchen, innovates again by investing in a 40-foot Freight Farm to grow produce year-round in Massachusetts. Clarke's Culinary Team will use the produce for cooking demonstrations, events and daily tastings

TerraClear Announces $6.1M Financing Round and Leadership Additions to Automate Rock Picking in Agriculture

TerraClear adds McIlwain to Board, Thompson as President, opens test lab in Idaho, and nearly doubles available cash

PrecisionHawk Introduces PrecisionAnalytics - Agriculture, Delivering Aerial Insights and A.I. to Growers, Crop Consultants, Researchers, and Insurers

Using machine learning models, the software features vegetative health indexing, plant and livestock counting, and canopy sizing, all of which can be tailored for specific crops and use cases.

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QED Environmental Systems Announces LANDTEC® BIOMETHANE 3000 Fixed Analyzer

High-accuracy methane and oxygen readings for biomethane applications

Heliospectra CEO Ali Ahmadian to Speak at AVF's Indoor Farming Forum at the Urban Future Global Conference in Oslo

On 22 and 23 May, the AVF will host an indoor farming forum entitled "Unlocking the Potential of Indoor Farming in Cities of the Future", together with the Urban Future global conference in Oslo, Norway, the 2019 European Green Capital.

Farmobile Announces Newly Enhanced Reporting for All Customers

Farmobile's new reports deliver actionable data by field and machine

Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator Selects Five Startups Focused on Sustainable Food Production

Partnership with St. Louis's Danforth Center seeks to accelerate technologies that advance the U.S. agriculture industry

urban-gro will Exhibit and Speak at UtahCann 2019 on Agricultural Solutions for High-Performance Cultivation Facilities

urban-gro's in-booth design workspaces will allow commercial cultivators to explore turn-key design and technical solutions for numerous vital cultivation facility systems-including irrigation, fertigation, climate control, benches, air movement/sanitization, lighting, and pest management.

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Baja's Full Cantilever Carports for Optimal Coverage and Performance

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