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Creating a Sustainable Future for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and Its People

University of Maryland College of Agriculture and Natural Resources leads soil health, nutrient management, and water quality efforts in a rigorous 5-year study to develop environmentally sustainable agricultural systems in Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

IoT Water Sensors: Improving Water Quality Management In Agriculture

As a vital resource for plant-growing, water plays an especially important role in agriculture. This article examines the importance of water quality monitoring with regard to indoor agriculture, and how IoT water sensors are key to enhancing crop yield.

Nutrients 101: Growing Strong Hydroponic Plants

There are a lot of factors involved in giving plants the ideal combination of nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, and other necessary nutrients. The good news is that getting it right in the Greenery is actually pretty easy!

Will This Area Be the Agriculture City of the Future?

Located between Shanghai’s international airport and the center of the city, Sunqaio is an innovative way of providing the city with urban food production, as well as a developed area for the growing population.

Are Crop-Spraying Drones the Wave of the Future?

The primary function of agricultural drones in the current market is integration for pesticide management and irrigation systems. By collecting and analyzing data, drones can assist agricultural operations in more efficient pesticide use.

Using Minichromosomal Technology in Agriculture

Minichromosomal technology does not alter the plants genes in any way. Resulting in faster regulatory approval and a quicker acceptance by farmers.

SWIR Shining New Light on New Farming Techniques

Developed for military use, during the last decade, infrared scanning has become a widespread technology for applications such as predicting water stress in crops, fruit yield, planning irrigation scheduling, detecting disease and pathogens, and evaluating fruit maturation.

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CAN AI HELP FARMERS MITIGATE THE IMPACT OF WEATHER?

New global land use mapping, jet stream led forecasting and novel ag insurance to off-set price volatility to be discussed at Agri-TechE event ‘De-risking Agriculture Through Weather-Tech’

XAG Resumes Work and Drone Production to Aid Spring Planting, as China Steadily Recovers from Coronavirus Outbreak

To prepare for the upcoming spring planting season, XAG has therefore launched a Supply Chain Relief Initiative that helps its supplier partners resume production and improve industry efficiency.

Members of World-leading UK Agri-Tech Association Visit St. Louis, See Tremendous Opportunities within the Ag Coast of America

“Ag products and other commodities can get from the St. Louis region to 70% of the U.S. in just two days via truck,” Wilmsmeyer said.

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FAIRBANKS SCALES NAMES NICOL SCALES & MEASUREMENT AS ONE OF TOP FIVE DOMESTIC DISTRIBUTORS FOR 2019

Texas company recognized for sales and service

Precision Agriculture Market - Assessment Covering Growth Factors and Upcoming Trends (2019-2025)

Global Precision Agriculture Market was valued at US$ 4,355.9 million in 2018 and is expected to display reasonable CAGR of 16.8% over the forecast period (2019-2025).

NORD to Showcase Gearmotors that Drive the Grain Industry at GEAPS Exchange

NORD keeps the grain industry moving with safe, reliable, and efficient solutions to power bucket elevators, conveyors, feeders, slide gates, and more

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