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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.
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.
Technology can, and already does, aid agriculture in innumerable ways. One prominent part of agriculture that can use technological innovation to increase efficiency and effectiveness is irrigation.
Modern growers incorporate tools like software, sensors, and robotics into their operations. But as agriculture become increasingly digital, how do technology creators build products that are as useful as possible?
Farming is one of the oldest professions in the world. That’s why it’s easy to overlook the role innovative technologies play in agriculture if you’re not involved in the industry.
Models and data analytics not only recap what is already occurring between water and plants across expansive rows of corn, they can actually predict what will come in the hours, days and weeks ahead.
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New Documentary Sponsored by Joyce Farms Educates Farmers on Lowering Costs and Improving Yields With Regenerative Methods
A Regenerative Secret, the newly released documentary sponsored by Joyce Farms, aims to build awareness for the transformative practice of regenerative agriculture, a method of farming that the company made standard practice on its farms in 2018.
Cambridge researchers have developed what is believed to be the first robotic lettuce leaf peeling system of its kind.
With the rising shortage of skilled workforce in agriculture, there's a growing need for robotisation to perform labour-intensive and repetitive tasks in greenhouses. Enter SWEEPER.
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ClearAg's AI-powered Crop Growth Model Development System to Enhance RiceTec's Proprietary Rice Seed Technologies
The Future of DNA-Microarray for Agriculture Market : Trending Technologies, Future Trends and Forecast 2028
The Global DNA-Microarray for Agriculture Industry highlights the current market size and future growth potential of the market at the global and regional level with the help of industry trends and market performance.
China(Yunnan) Animal Husbandry and Feed Industry Expo is taking place at Kunming International Convention and Exhibition Center on July 21-22,2019. It provides great opportunities for those who engage in this industry.
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