Paper-based biosensor offers fast, easy detection of fecal contamination on produce farms

Purdue University researchers are introducing a new biosensor technology to the agricultural industry inspired by advancements achieved during the COVID-19 pandemic. The system delivered 100% accurate results within an hour of in-field sample collection.

NewMoo Creates Casein in Plants for Crafting Moo-Free Cheese

Plant molecular farming delivers a new way to produce scalable, profitable animal-free cheese that fulfills authentic cheese cravings.

Leveraging Ground Improvement Solutions for Resilient Farm Infrastructure

Agtech professionals and agricultural experts must work harder than ever to maintain soil quality. Severe weather, pollution and the changing climate have changed how the earth operates, and it causes problems for farms.

AgriCapture Generates First-Ever Carbon Credits for Large Scale Rice Methane Reduction in US History

AgriCapture generates these high-quality reduction credits through the implementation and in-house monitoring of economically viable and sustainable agriculture solutions and sells them to companies.

New innovative crops could significantly reduce agriculture's climate change impact and environmental footprint

To address this, an ambitious new research initiative aims to shrink the nitrogen footprint of agriculture by developing a breakthrough technology based on nature's own solutions: a natural process called biological nitrification inhibition (BNI).

Innovate Your Insulation With These 7 Advanced Solutions for Crop Production

Since temperature and humidity are the top environmental factors affecting yields, growers and agricultural professionals can innovate their insulation systems to develop their farms.

Disease in the field: The dilemma of choosing between fast and accurate tests

Drought, severe weather, fire - they all reduce yields, but disease is far and away the biggest barrier to achieving a more bountiful harvest. Worldwide, plant diseases and pests account for up to 40% of the yield losses in key crops.

How AI Is Used for Crop Disease Diagnosis

Incorporating AI is one of the most effective ways to tackle a top farming fear - crop disease. How is the tech capable of accurately diagnosing sick crops?

Managing a busy multi-point wireless network

Here Matthew Youngs, marketing manager at wireless telemetry specialist Mantracourt, shares some advice on how to manage traffic on a busy wireless network.

Emerging Solutions for 5 Persistent Agricultural Equipment Issues

Agricultural equipment has come a long way over the industry's history, but machine-related problems remain prominent. Addressing these issues is becoming increasingly crucial as a growing population demands higher farm productivity.

How to Secure Your Farm Surveillance Cameras

The presence of surveillance cameras may often be enough to deter potential crime. However, these systems also need protection from both physical threats and cyberattacks.

FIELDS AND THE SUN: AGRICULTURAL PV, AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE ENERGY AND THE FARMING INDUSTRY

Shading and wind protection provided by solar panels reduces evaporation, and innovative solar panels have been developed that also collect rainwater for irrigation. This can benefit farming operations by boosting their resilience against crop failure.

Purdue-USDA team develops fast-track process for genetic improvement of plant traits

The Purdue-USDA team sought to build a resource that learns, from large amounts of publicly available data, to quickly identify what special genes called transcription factors regulate the expression of a given trait in various plant species.

Impossible Foods Kicks Off First Major Marketing Campaign Featuring New Brand Identity

The new work aims to reframe "meat" by introducing Impossible meat from plants as another delicious, nutrient-dense option that's better for the planet

Gene seekers discover atypical genes that control multiple valuable soybean traits

Using relatives of wild soybean, scientists can use gene-editing methods to modify genes that create new varieties more suitable for agricultural production

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