AgriTech - Articles, Stories & Interviews
MapMyApple collects data from the user’s orchard, runs it through the algorithms and the advanced disease models, determines if there is a need to spray, chooses the right product, and schedules a spraying activity for the selected block.
The spike in robotic technology primarily has to do with the fact that there is a growing population that needs food. Without technology and automated applications in agriculture, it would be highly challenging for farmers to meet people’s demands.
We recommend that hydroponic growers flush their systems every month to every few months, depending on the type of system they’re running. But why? We’re also fans of recirculating system because it conserves water and nutrients.
Since the initial release of our Indoor AgTech Landscape in 2019, indoor agriculture has continued to garner tremendous attention and investment because of the compelling benefits of growing food in a controlled indoor environment.
The entire face of team communications has changed, escalating the need for alternate ways to communicate with the growing mobile workforce. Internal and external communications are merging as businesses strive to reconnect with disconnected teams off-site.
There are few herbicides available for specialty crops, making hand weeding the “go to” process. Could intelligent weeding machines be the answer? Based on technology advances made to date, experts say the answer is likely yes.
The next 10-15 years will see huge disruption in farming, but also exciting changes for the agricultural industry as it invests in more sustainable and regenerative practices.
AgriTech - Featured Stories
Buyers and markets are changing along with demand. To meet the needs of a global marketplace, agricultural producers have to understand how logistics processes can reshape production, shipping, storage, and more.
Combining the power of CropX soil data monitoring and NASA’s network of Earth-observing satellites, NASA Harvest aims to deliver critical insights to governments and farmers around the globe in support of informed and science-driven decision making.
Solar FlexRack Supplies Trackers to Namaste Solar for the Largest Agrivoltaic Research Project in the U.S.
This project will be studying how best to grow wildflowers, pasture and prairie grasses, pollinator habitats, as well as crops, such as carrots, onions, tomatoes and squash that will all be planted this season underneath and around the solar array.
AgriTech - News Headlines
TransAlgae Raises an Additional $2.5M From Gan Shmuel Foods For Algae-Based Oral Vaccination Solution
This investment decision by Gan Shmuel Foods provides a strong vote of confidence in both TransAlgae's disruptive microalgae-based oral delivery technology and its management leadership team.
Hydroserre announces Artemis as its technology partner in Canada
The commercial feasibility will be conducted in three acres of The Cucumber Man's 12-acre greenhouse facility on beefsteak, cocktail and grape tomatoes for a term of one year. The Cucumber Man's 12 acres of greenhouses (522,000 square feet) include growing peppers.
Nutrien Releases ESG Report, Launches Commitments to Drive Sustainable Agriculture and Impact Climate Change
Striving to transform agriculture through six commitments that address feeding the planet sustainably, supporting environment and climate action, driving inclusive agriculture, and helping meet the United Nations' Zero Hunger Sustainable Development Goal
Acquisition Advances Growth Strategy in Autonomous Agriculture
AgriTech - Featured Product
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.
AgriTech - Featured Company
Dynatect designs and manufactures a complete line of components to protect equipment and people. Products can be manufactured from metals, elastomer-covered fabric, nylon, rubber, polyurethane and PVC. Our range of products includes protective covers, cable and hose carriers, elastomer components and mechanical motion control. With tens of thousands of worldwide clients, and a library of more than 500,000 customized products, Dynatect has the broadest product offering to solve applications.