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South Dakota State University Selects Burns & McDonnell for New Precision Agriculture Building Commissioning

Burns & McDonnell will help the 110,500-square-foot Raven Precision Agriculture Center pursue LEED v4 certification, which will be comprised of innovative classrooms, laboratories and collaboration spaces to support the first multidisciplinary major in precision agriculture

Accountability in Agriculture: Embracing the Commitment

The last decade has brought about unprecedented changes in how we define product safety, business success, equity investment, and health & wellness. For some, change is coming too fast, and for others, not fast enough. For farmers, it’s especially challenging.

RoBotany Builds 60,000-square-foot Vertical Farm in Braddock, Plans Nationwide Expansion as Fifth Season

The company's first urban farm, incubated at Carnegie Mellon University, uses proprietary robotics technology to grow affordable fresh produce for Pittsburgh-area grocery stores and restaurants

Hammock Greens Has 6 Farms, and They're Not Done!

Freight Farms has 16 Questions with Aaron & Thomas of Hammock Greens. "We’ve become known for a few things. I think my personal favorite is Sorrel, specifically red-veined sorrel which has the most vibrant red color. Chefs go nuts for it!"

Automated Commercial Containers for Cannabis Cultivation

With our B2B commercial model, we have developed automated commercial containers for the cultivation of both medical cannabis, as well as vegetables and herbs.

Urban Agriculture and NYC Agtech Week

NYC AgTech Week is the only AgTech conference on the East Coast run by the leaders of the industry themselves.

The Future of AI in Agriculture

AI will be key in solving one of the biggest puzzles facing humanity — feeding our growing population in the face of over-population and climate change.

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Plenty Chooses Los Angeles as Next Market for Flavor-Focused Vertical Farm

Plenty is preparing to ramp in the Bay Area after debuting world's most efficient leafy greens farm, designed around flavor. Plenty Los Angeles has plans to begin building its Compton-based farm later this year and serving local communities in late-2020.

Illumitex Expands FarmVisionAI™ Platform to Support Widest Range of CEA Grow Facilities

Illumitex now offers its FarmVisionAI™ separate from lighting so that almost any CEA grower can enjoy the peace of mind of digitally seeing, monitoring, and analyzing every plant, at every moment.

Small Robot Helps Space Plants for Greenhouses and Nurseries.

Ag businesses have also increasingly relied on AI and robots to help perform certain necessary tasks. These robots are typically specialized and designed for one kind of job. One example of this is Harvest Automation’s container-moving robot.

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Ceres Greenhouse Solutions Offers Preliminary Design for Commercial Greenhouse Clients

Ceres preliminary design helps growers understand the complete scope of their greenhouse project early on; saving them time and money.

FreshDirect Reveals Top Food Trends for 2020

Company's food specialists forecast up-and-coming products, ingredients and influences

WCCO Belting Announces Patent-Pending Draper Belting and Belted Chain Technology for Agriculture Industry

Innovation on display at Agritechnica in Hanover, Germany, November 10-16

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