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Agrivoltaics Becoming Multi-Billion Dollar Industry, Reveals IDTechEx

Flexible solar such as copper indium gallium diselenide CIGS is a multi-billion dollar success on city building facades because no strengthening is needed. Harmlessly, farmers could use it across walls and buildings, selling the power.

Magnetic Separator for Chocolate Flakes

We received a request from a producer of chocolate garnish for cakes, biscuits and yoghurt. The garnish is in the form of chips and granules that could possibly contain tiny pieces of metal less than 1 mm in diameter.

How 4 Young Vertical Farming Visionaries Built a Thriving Business in Just 3 Years

An enthusiastic evangelist for modern vertical farming, Wihelmsson explained, “We took the concept of farming outdoors and brought it indoors, creating a controlled ecosystem where we can grow under optimal conditions year-round. We have a facility here of 7,000 sq meters.

Cultivating Farmland Precisely and as Needed

Digitized and automated processes are becoming increasingly important in modern agricultural enterprises. Machine vision methods play a key role here. Among other things, they can be used for a variety of precision farming applications.

Smart Technology in Farming

Smart farming involves the incorporation of advanced technologies into existing farming methods in order to increase production efficiency and the quality of the agricultural products.

Traceability in the Food and Beverage Supply Chain

Manufacturing is beset by major challenges that are made worse by hyper shifts in supply and demand. Three main areas that are persistently an issue for Manufacturers are quality and safety issues, waste and underperforming assets, and high environmental impact.

How Artificial Intelligence Can Help Farmers Scout Crops

Farmers have had good scouting imagery technology for many years now, and this is an area that is ripe with new opportunity from automation and artificial intelligence. Thanks to innovations from emerging ag-tech startups, the technology is evolving quickly.

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Grōv Technologies Announces World's Largest, Most Advanced Indoor Vertical Farming System for Year-round Fresh Animal Feed

Utilizing micro-sensors, big data and science-based growing protocols, the Grōv Olympus Tower Farm brings economically viable and environmentally sustainable feed solutions to dairy and beef producers

SANANBIO ARK, the Mobile Farm for All Climates that Supplies Communities with Fresh Local Food

SANANBIO, a leading vertical farming solution provider announces the availability of its climate controlled mobile farm for growers globally.

How the Ag Industry Can Use Technology to Navigate Labor Management

COVID-19 is forcing the agriculture industry to re-examine long-held practices and bringing new regulations for safety. Farms that made the move to digital are better equipped to efficiently communicate and work with their labor force, but it's not too late to catch up.

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Machine vision: MVTec sets new standards with HALCON 20.11

• Users benefit from a balanced set of features • Release on November 20, 2020 • Optimized core technologies / New feature: Deep OCR for deep-learning-based character recognition

Hexagon's "RTK From the Sky" brings instant GNSS accuracy worldwide

Under a minute PPP convergence for centimeter-level accuracy on land, air and marine applications around the world

 Flow Cytometry Analysis in Plants Now Available at Lifeasible

As a prominent plant biotechnology company, Lifeasible now provides flow cytometry services in the field of plant biology as an efficient method for quantitative cell measurement with reduced cost.

IDS launches new camera family

Particularly affordable, particularly compact and particularly powerful when the essentials matter: the new uEye XLE camera family from IDS has been specially developed for high-volume and price-sensitive projects.

Labby Secures $480,000 Seed Funding

Labby Inc, an early-stage startup specializing in AI-enabled optical sensing solutions for raw milk testing, today announced it has raised $480,000 in seed funding. AgriTech Capital, a strategy and investment firm specializing in innovation and technology in the agribusiness sector.

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