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Shenandoah Growers opens next generation USDA certified indoor BioFarms in Virginia

Leading certified organic indoor agriculture company commences operations in state-of-the-art integrated growing and production facilities.

Rockstart Announces Startups From the 1st Edition of the Agrifood 2019 Program

The program is made up of 7 Deep Dive Week sessions, each of which has a specific focus designed to take the startups through the various stages of business development to make them investment-ready.

Drone Farming Market Outlook

The agricultural drones market is projected to grow at nearly 40% in the coming years to reach a value of USD 4.8 billion by 2024.

AgTech Software Solutions Aren’t One-Size-Fits-All

The way we grow is changing and so are the tools we need to be successful. Here are a few recommendations from some of the farms that I’ve seen are doing it right.

Husky UGV Turns Over a New Leaf

The modern-day desire for efficiency through automation has spread its way into every industry. Even in the agriculture sector, unmanned ground vehicles are being considered to supplement work with crops and improve farm management.

Using Data to Drive Orchard Automation

The world’s first mango auto-harvester was presented at the recent Australian Mango conference in Darwin, while the first commercial robotic apple harvester is already in use in New Zealand.

How Governments Are Using AgTech For Better Insurance

With the emergence of agtech start-ups that rely on specific tech-led innovation within the insurance value chain, it has helped expedite the speed with which farmers receive necessary reimbursements and support.

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WiFi Technology poised to change the indoor growing landscape.

Kind LED Grow Lights has announced the launch of the new K5 Wifi, a massive update to their award-winning K5 XL1000 fixture.

2019 Crop Production: 17.4 Million "Lost Acres" Identified

Identify farmers and fields hardest hit by weather events in 2019 using in-season data

LELY LAUNCHES "FEED THE FUTURE": THE FIRST CROSS-INDUSTRY INNOVATION CHALLENGE FOR STARTUPS TO REVOLUTIONISE DAIRY FARMING

The first edition of the ‘Feed the Future by Lely’ challenge is launched today and calls to the next generation of tech pioneers to innovate and feed the dairy industry with technology solutions.

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XAG Annual Conference XAAC 2019 Announced For 28 October, Empowering Next-Gen Farmers

This year's conference will convene agricultural experts, strategic partners, agribusinesses and renowned media from across the globe to explore the key trends of digital farming and discuss the latest applications of smart agriculture technology.

Climate FieldView™ Teams Up with Tillable™ to Improve Farm Data Transparency

Leading Digital Farming Platform Forges Partnership with Land-leasing Pioneer

Farmers Step Forward to Draw Down Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide on More Than 10 Million Acres

Since the June 2019 launch of The Terraton Initiative, farmers have submitted 10M acres, a significant step forward for agriculture's role in reversing climate change

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