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Genetic Engineering is a Driving Force for Modern Agriculture

Genetic engineering permits scientists to select only one definite gene to implant. This avoids introducing other genes with unwanted attributes. Genetic engineering also speeds up the development of new foods with wanted traits.

Growing Functionality of Agricultural Raw Materials

Agricultural commodities, notably, raw materials, are progressively being used in sectors beyond conventional nutrition and fiber industries.

Gotham Greens Opens Largest Urban Agriculture Campus In Chicago

Governor Pritzker, Alderman Anthony Beale welcome the company's second greenhouse in Historic Pullman Neighborhood, which more than doubles Gotham Greens' Midwest production

3 Tips For Keeping Your Cannabis Operation Compliant

Meeting regulatory compliance standards is only half the battle. Once your operation becomes compliant, you also have to stay compliant.

Accountability in Agriculture: Embracing the Commitment

The last decade has brought about unprecedented changes in how we define product safety, business success, equity investment, and health & wellness. For some, change is coming too fast, and for others, not fast enough. For farmers, it’s especially challenging.

Farming in 4-D: Hindsight, Insight, Foresight and Integration

The digital evolution within the ag industry has been constant over the last decade and continually evolving; however, it doesn’t come without its challenges. Digital ag and ag tech aren’t always easy to adopt.

IoT in Agriculture Market

The growing trend of using IoT in agricultural applications such as organic farming and family farming, where there are complex or small spaces that contain cattle and high-quality varieties of crop, is projected to drive the usage of IoT in agriculture.

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South Dakota State University Selects Burns & McDonnell for New Precision Agriculture Building Commissioning

Burns & McDonnell will help the 110,500-square-foot Raven Precision Agriculture Center pursue LEED v4 certification, which will be comprised of innovative classrooms, laboratories and collaboration spaces to support the first multidisciplinary major in precision agriculture

Motiv Robotics Announces Enhanced RoboMantis® Robot

Motiv Robotics announces the availability of the RoboMantis robot with enhanced capabilities at iROS 2019 in Macau.

Green Automation is bringing automation and efficiency to new greenhouse operation in Texas

TrueHarvest Farms in Belton, TX, is ramping up their production of fresh, safe and locally grown leafy greens, using an automated hydroponic growing system from Green Automation.

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Seed investment helps farmers end challenging season on positive note

Early harvest results find NK® corn and soybeans from Syngenta outyielding competitors on farms across the country

Agbotic and Black & Veatch Announce Collaboration to Deploy Ecologically Restorative Smart Farms

The Company's model complements outdoor agriculture and cleans air, water and soil by planting trees, sequestering carbon, establishing wetlands, and maintaining habitats for sensitive wildlife.

DJI Demonstrates Direct Drone-To-Phone Remote Identification

Simple, Low-Cost Solution Meets Government Expectations To Identify Airborne Drones

FPT INDUSTRIAL ENGINES ARE THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND THE SUSTAINABLE AND SPECIALIZED TRACTORS OF THE YEAR 2020

One of the highlights of this edition is in the category of Sustainable Tractor of the Year, which recognizes the most innovative tractor in terms of sustainability, which consider aspects related to reduced pollutant emissions, safety, comfort, efficiency and connectivity.

Topcon Agriculture Improves Digital Workflows for Farmers

Cloudlynk devices enable TAP Connect, the service for automatic data sync, remote support, fleet management, and seamless bi-directional file transfer, fulfilling the complete automation of the data workflow.

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Next Generation of Precision Motion Controllers - V3.0

Next Generation of Precision Motion Controllers - V3.0

FAULHABER MICROMO launches the new MC3/MCS motion control family. The new high performance, intelligent controllers are optimized for use with FAULHABER motors, offer electronics for simple operation with state-of-the-art interfaces for multi-axis applications, and provide a motion control system solution with the most compact integration into industrial grade housing.

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Rolls Battery

Rolls Battery

Surrette Battery Company, the exclusive manufacturer of Rolls Battery, is one of North America's leading lead-acid battery manufacturers. Established in 1935, with a production facility in Salem, Massachusetts, Surrette Battery Company relocated to Canada in 1959 and is the Nation's only remaining independent battery manufacturer.