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JD.COM OPENS LARGEST PLANT FACTORY FEATURING JAPANESE HYDROPONIC TECHNOLOGY IN CHINA

The factory spans 11,040 square meters and incorporates a hydroponic culturing system with solar light and a closed seedling production environment using artificial light. Currently it can produce spinach, cabbage, red and green lettuce, coriander, and more.

Indoor Farming with Bowery Farming

We’re reappropriating previously unusable industrial space to grow crops indoors, closer to the point of consumption, at a rate that is 100+ times more productive per square foot of land than that of traditional agriculture.

The Next Generation Greenhouse

AGT Unveils Cleanroom Technology, Energy Efficiency and Fast Build Times to Empower Growers. The hybrid structures have transformed traditional plastic covered greenhouses into modern, insulated, sealed, natural light, cleanroom laboratories with unmatched energy efficiency.

Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning In Agriculture Today

Although they promise streamlined farming operations, higher yields and greater costs savings for growers, how much of AI and machine learning in agriculture today is more hype than reality?

Feeding a Growing Population: Why Technology Matters

If we can incorporate technology into already existing farming practices, we can increase production enough to feed the growing world. Technology can be used to grow more food on existing farms and to grow food in small spaces, such as indoor farms.

The Dawn of Digital Farming

Ongoing advances in numerous fields, including LED and sensor technology, cloud computing, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things, is enabling farm owners and managers to meet the increasing demands on pricing, efficiency and feeding a growing global population.

Pistachio and Almond Grower Invests in Solar for a Harvest of Savings

The ground-mounted system installed by JKB Energy located in Kettleman City, California, is the second largest net-metered solar project in PG&E territory and has a projected annual savings of $435,490

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Semtech's LoRa Technology Creates Smarter Farming Networks in Australia

This extension of LoRaWAN-based network coverage adds three million hectares to NNNCo’s publicly available smart agriculture network

FORD FUND, CASS COMMUNITY SOCIAL SERVICES UNVEIL FREIGHT FARM ALLOWING AGENCY TO GROW FRESH FOOD YEAR ROUND

Brainchild of Ford’s Thirty Under 30 philanthropic leadership program comes to fruition with reveal of new hydroponic container farm. The indoor farm operates without the use of pesticides, sunlight or soil. It also utilizes 90 percent less water than would normal.

AirBoard Inc. introduces AirBoard AGRO

AirBoard Inc. introduces AirBoard AGRO – an aerial platform for pesticide spraying in steep andmountainous vineyards.

AgriTech - News Headlines

2018 New Product Contest Winners Revealed at Irrigation Show

The Irrigation Association announced the 2018 winners of the new product contest in five different landscape and agriculture categories during the 2018 Irrigation Show and Education Conference.

Hummingbird Technologies Adds Iteris ClearAg to AI-powered Crop Analysis Platform

ClearAg Smart Content to Enhance Hummingbird's Remote-Sensing Crop Health Capability

Blockchain Technology Revolutionizing Food Safety

Daxima Software Partners with GA Department of Agriculture and Cattle Ranchers

Connected Countertop Hydroponic Smart Grower, aspara™, Brings Fresh Vegetables and Herbs to Health Conscious Individuals

aspara™ is a connected control system that uses a combination of adjustable LED grow lights, an automatic watering system, and advanced sensors to grow vegetables and herbs inside

Bodkin Design Selected US Distributor for SILIOS Technologies COLOR SHADES® Multispectral Cameras

Bodkin Design has added the SILIOS line of multispectral cameras to their extensive line of snapshot hyperspectral imagers. These small, lightweight, off-the-shelf cameras will expand Bodkin Design's offerings into a wide spectrum of applications from agriculture to cosmetics.

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Experience Single Brand Simplicity with SystemEdge from OutBack Power.

Experience Single Brand Simplicity with SystemEdge from OutBack Power.

Each pre-bundled package is designed to make solar plus energy storage easy. By combining OutBack's most popular FLEXpower pre-wired systems with matched OutBack energy storage, SystemEdge takes the guesswork out of installing solar plus storage. Every SystemEdge package includes a FLEXpower factory pre-wired system, application-specific EnergyCell batteries and racking, FLEXware ICS Plus combiner and all the necessary connection hardware.

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Baja Construction Inc.

Baja Construction Inc.

We are a highly specialized construction company committed to approaching your job in a manner that will deliver the best all-around results - designing and engineering steel structures, with a proven track record of execution. Whether the roof of your shade structure is comprised of solar panels or roofing material, we are experts in designing, engineering, supplying and installing the most cost-effective structure to meet your design details and budgetary needs.