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When we talk about data safety, it’s quite easy to just think about cyber security, hacking or any other digital pathways through which data can be lost. But, if ag data is not online, how much safer is it really?
Like many other industries, agriculture has discovered the benefits of data mobility, industry 4.0, and new technologies that unlock productivity and cost savings.
To produce a successful crop, a farmer needs to be aware of the moisture, light, and temperature. Detailed weather information, which includes past records, present weather and future forecasts are required.
Scale Microgrid Solutions and Schneider Electric Power Indoor Farming Company Fifth Season to Deliver Reliable and Sustainable Food
Microgrid features Scale Microgrid Solution's standardized modules, including a rooftop solar array, natural gas generator and a lithium-ion battery energy storage system.
Many greenhouses could become energy neutral by using see-through solar panels to harvest energy – primarily from the wavelengths of light that plants don’t use for photosynthesis.
Growers must consider several factors when selecting a product configuration: their cultivation setup and environment, and their desired crop.
In modern agriculture, there is a constant requirement to optimize and streamline production to achieve the best results. In the key sectors of pork and poultry production, successful breeding and laying will only happen within a surprisingly specific range of conditions...
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Plant biotechnology plays a vital role in developing new varieties and traits, which include transgenic (genetic engineered) crops, using genetics and genomics and marker-assisted selection (MAS).
Cell lines, growth media, scaling technologies, scaffold materials, and 3D tissue systems are among those used to produce agricultural products from cell culture.
Business model innovation and tech developments to be discussed at Agri-TechE event. Industry leaders will be sharing their insights and learnings at Agri-TechE’s ‘Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) – The Industry is Growing Up’
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With an acceptance rate of less than 3% admission to the award winning THRIVE Accelerator Program is fiercely competitive. This latest cohort saw a total applicant pool of over 500 startups from seventy countries.
Connecting insurance to the industry's leading digital platform creates a clear path for automated reporting, reduced administration time, and premium risk management solutions
Raven Autonomy™ Technology Will Be Available to Customers This Spring
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Parvalux Farming motors for Agricultural Applications
British-made farming motors at Parvalux are available off-the-shelf, customizable or as a fully customized 'from scratch' solution, enabling you to tailor a geared motor to your precise requirements. Whether you require a specific shaft length or material, dynamic braking or another one of our customization options, we'll help you make sure your customers' farms run like clockwork.
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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.