AgriTech - Articles, Stories & Interviews
Visitors to the annual event are able to check out 4,000 product lines and over 700 commercial and educational exhibits. They will also be able to participate in workshops, presentations and demonstrations delivered by CFAES experts.
Quantified Ag’s LoRa-based sensors allow accurate analysis of a cow’s health, increasing efficiency
“2018 Early-Stage Agtech Report,” provides new insight into global early stage financing activity and trends in leading agtech innovation geographies.
Silicon Valley Forum’s “Seeds of Our Future” Program Returns for a Third Year
By coupling its cloud and open autonomy platforms to disrupt agriculture, Northstar Robotics is on track to solve farm labor shortages and reduce farm input costs.
In agriculture, it’s common for new products to go through field trials. Trials are lengthy and are often run at the cost of the vendor who is looking to build a proof of concept for their product.
Running sprinklers on the right, impending downpours on the left – color me confused. Why would growers, who are much more knowledgeable about their crops, put down water when thunderstorms are rumbling on the horizon?
AgriTech - Featured Stories
Plenty plans to start selling locally grown produce, including kale and other leafy greens, to communities in Abu Dhabi and Dubai early next year
Fluence Significantly Increases Yield and Secondary Metabolites in San Francisco Cannabis Vertical Farm
Eve Farms is leveraging SPYDRx PLUS LED solutions to dramatically increase plant canopy and sustainably produce award-winning cannabis for Californian market
Jeff Daniels for CNBC: The vertical farm requires 90 percent less water than a traditional farm and uses about 50 percent less energy than most other indoor ag facilities.
AgriTech - News Headlines
TCEB pushes Thailand as a hub for modern agriculture by playing host to Asia's leading agricultural trade fairs
Highlights of the smart-tech designed from Thailand such as an intelligent sugarcane cutting machine and a smart plant-nursery with an artificial lighting system will be showcased along with an agricultural drone technology from China.
Patent pending under canopy lighting system pays for itself in a single harvest
Bayer AG a multinational pharma & life science company has reportedly completed the sale of its assets & range of businesses to BASF. The agreements concerning the assets and businesses Bayer offered to divest following its takeover of Monsanto were signed back in October of 2017 & April of 2018, cite reliable sources.
VividGro has developed a high-quality lighting solution for the flowering stage of plants that combines ease of use, energy efficiency and stability. The FlowerMax can be used for all crops.
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