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“The robot saves at least five hours in transport time a week, and the working day is quieter and calmer,” Broberg said. “I already take 15,000 to 17,000 steps a day in my job, so I definitely don’t miss the walk to the pallet stacker."
The developing requirement for smart cultivating inferable from the massively rising populace is one of the key factors that is anticipated to enhance the development of the global smart greenhouse market in the following couple of years.
From beef blockchain to swine sensors, The Pearse Lyons Accelerator selects startups on the cutting edge of ag-tech
Record number of startups apply for third year of The Pearse Lyons Accelerator.
With many on-farm processes being repetitive, occurring at inconvenient times of the day or night, and having adverse effects on worker health and safety, the agricultural sector has the opportunity to develop and use autonomous machinery on-farm.
By positioning sensors, farmers can understand their crops at a micro scale, sustain resources, and reduce environmental impact.
The Future Of Food With Integrity: Eight Ventures Selected For Chipotle Cultivate Foundation's Aluminaries Project, Accelerating Positive Change In The Food Industry
Eight food-focused, growth-stage ventures to participate in accelerator program to take their businesses to the next level and work toward cultivating a better world.
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Agri-Tech East to investigate how Controlled Environment Agriculture can disrupt the value-chain
Indigo Agriculture Launches Indigo Transport™, a Digital Logistics Platform to Expand Options for Growers and Streamline the Agriculture Supply Chain
Indigo Transport manages the pick-up, transportation, and delivery of grain between shipper and buyer. By offering a network of independent carriers for transporting grain around the country, the platform enables growers to accept the best bid for their crop.
Big indoor farms are attracting big investments. But transforming agriculture might depend on putting nanofarms everywhere—maybe even in your home.
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The agtech investment landscape has exploded over the last decade, from a niche investment for opportunistic venture capitalists to a legitimate asset class.
The conference programmes include world-class speakers on precision agriculture, slow- and controlled-release and stabilized fertilizers, specialty plant nutrition, biostimulants, irrigation and fertigation.
Digital microscopes are excellent tools for evaluating the seed coating application process. When zooming in on the coated seeds, it is easy to determine whether the film coating is evenly distributed and to create photo documentation that can be shared with customers and coworkers.
Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, Acquires Clearfield® Canola Production System in Canada and U.S. from BASF
"This bolt-on acquisition strengthens Corteva Agriscience's already established position in Clearfield® canola seeds and traits and positions us well to deliver a holistic trait and herbicide solution to growers - a strong proof point of our ongoing commitment to expanding grower choice and delivering a complete solution for farmers,"
ClearAg's AI-powered Crop Growth Model Development System to Enhance RiceTec's Proprietary Rice Seed Technologies
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