Monitoring & Growing - Articles, Stories & Interviews

Fluence Expands EMEA Footprint with Horticulture Partners in Papenburg, Germany

Greenhouses in Papenburg are achieving larger, higher-quality crop yields using Fluence LED lighting solutions

How Curating Weather And Soil Data Can Produce Actionable Environmental Intelligence

As the availability and volume of data to help us understand what is happening or will happen in an agricultural field or orchard continues to grow exponentially, the challenge we now face is how to collect, synthesize and use this data.

How Do I Know If I’m Adopting the Right Technology For My Farm?

Despite the wide range of hardware and software solutions available to farmers across the agtech landscape, it’s important to remember that technology is no substitute for good management practices.

FarmERP: Shaping the Future of Farming

Over the past century, technology has made leaps and bounds bringing ease to people’s lives. The agricultural industry is no different. With access to breakthrough technologies like drones, GPS, satellite imagery, robots, predictive modeling, machine learning & blockchain.

Is Your Farm Ready for Software? 5 Things You Should Assess First

There are so many moving parts of your business that affect your readiness. Why is it important to consider all of them? Because the only thing worse than choosing the wrong software for your farm is choosing software that you don’t have the resources to implement.

Top Article from 2019 - Smart Irrigation -The Future of Automated and Connected Farming

Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) is expected to rise at the most attractive year-over-year growth over the assessment period. This is attributed to the rapid uptake of various smart irrigation technologies in several of it emerging economies

Top Article from 2019 - 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.

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Kubota Unveils a "Dream Tractor"

Equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) and electrification technology, this “dream tractor” is a completely autonomous tractor that represents the future of farming drawn by Kubota.

Vertical Farming Market is Supposed to Reach US$ 20 Billion by 2026

The size of vertical farming market was anticipated as $3 billion in the year 2018 and is predicted to touch $20 billion till 2026, rising with a CAGR of 27% between the years 2018 to 2026. Rising environment and climate concerns across the world will propel vertical farming

Lindsay and Farmers Edge Expand Digital Partnership to Connect Two Million Irrigated Acres by the End of 2021

This expansion delivers new levels of integration to provide the industry's most advanced AI-driven crop management solution available.

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Farmers Edge Equips Premier Crop Insurance with Vertically Integrated Farm Risk Management Platform to Digitally Optimize Insurance Solutions

Combining in-field sensors with robust data analytics, this collaboration delivers deep insights and predictive intelligence to transform traditional insurance processes for all stakeholders

Agnetix Secures Funding In Series Seed Preferred Round

Next-Gen Horticulture Lighting Technology Attracts Capital from Diverse Investors

America's Conservation Ag Movement Names Board and Releases Special Annual Reports

Additionally, special annual reports on the state of conservation in agriculture and food production were mailed to nearly 600,000 farmers, ranchers, growers and ag influencers at the beginning of the year.

Monitoring & Growing - Featured Product

Next Generation of Precision Motion Controllers - V3.0
Next Generation of Precision Motion Controllers - V3.0

Next Generation of Precision Motion Controllers - V3.0

FAULHABER MICROMO launches the new MC3/MCS motion control family. The new high performance, intelligent controllers are optimized for use with FAULHABER motors, offer electronics for simple operation with state-of-the-art interfaces for multi-axis applications, and provide a motion control system solution with the most compact integration into industrial grade housing.

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Sierra Instruments, Inc.

Sierra manufacturers high performance mass flow meters and controllers for nearly any gas, liquid, or steam. Customers choose Sierra when they need an accurate and repeatable flow measurement, short delivery lead times, expert flow advice, and long term support.