Monitoring & Growing - Articles, Stories & Interviews

Smart Sensors in Farming

By positioning sensors, farmers can understand their crops at a micro scale, sustain resources, and reduce environmental impact.

Could Nanofarms Really Transform Agriculture?

Big indoor farms are attracting big investments. But transforming agriculture might depend on putting nanofarms everywhere—maybe even in your home.

Irrigation Technology in Agriculture: How New Technologies Overcome Challenges

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.

Farmers Remain Optimistic Despite Falling Index According to Latest DTN/The Progressive Farmer Ag Confidence Survey

Following one of the wettest fall harvests in recent history, farmers from across the country are demonstrating their negativity in the most recent DTN/The Progressive Farmer Agricultural Confidence Index (ACI).

5 Technologies Changing the Farming Industry

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.

What Roles Will AI And Machine Learning Have In Feeding The World?

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.

#1 Article for 2018 - Growing with Hydroponics, Aeroponics and Aquaponics

Because hydroponics, aeroponics and aquaponics do not use soil, they can be established indoors in locations that have cold, severe climates. These growing methods can also be used in localities that have poor, sandy soil.

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Why Vertical Farming Won't Grow Without More Data

The Princeton Vertical Farming Project (PVFP) researches what the most optimal growing conditions are for indoor farming and how to produce the best crop yield while using the fewest amount of resources (e.g., water, electricity).

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.

Semtech's LoRa Technology Creates Smarter Farming Networks in Australia

This extension of LoRaWAN-based network coverage adds three million hectares to NNNCos publicly available smart agriculture network

Monitoring & Growing - News Headlines

Iteris ClearAg Chosen by RiceTec for Advanced Proprietary Rice Model Development

ClearAg's AI-powered Crop Growth Model Development System to Enhance RiceTec's Proprietary Rice Seed Technologies

Heliospectra's Technical Services Portfolio Re-branded Under helioCARE™

Heliospectra offers a team of experts and a range of turnkey services designed to help growers and businesses to increase yields, accelerate harvests, and achieve consistent crop quality and production cycles.

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.

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Dynatect Automated Machine Safety Door

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