Study determines optimum height for drones to fly and target desert locusts with biopesticide

A study, led by the first winner of the inaugural Carol Ellison Science Award 2021, has determined the optimum height for a drone to fly and target desert locusts with biopesticides in order for it be most effective as a tool to fight the devastating crop pest.

Frito-Lay and Quaker Open New Industry-Leading Greenhouse Learning Center to Fast-Track Sustainable Packaging Innovation

The R&D packaging team will use the Greenhouse Learning Center to test the biodegradation properties of compostable packages in different environments to accelerate learnings and validate lab results.

4 Ways to Maximize Grow Room Square Footage

Staying competitive means maximizing your available grow room space. Cannabis cultivators and indoor food producers who can increase yields without sacrificing product quality or adding square footage are on the path to increased ROI.

Splenda® Stevia Farm Announces Official Operation of Its Fully Integrated Us-based Stevia Farm, Building a New American Industry

Splenda's unique Stevia genetics and innovative US processing will yield high-quality, superior tasting stevia and positively impact the global supply chain

3 Ways Agribusinesses Can Protect Their Data

Agribusinesses must take data security seriously as data becomes more valuable to cybercriminals. Three best practices for protecting digital information include securing endpoints, choosing vendors wisely, and knowing where data resides.

Ecorobotix's ARA Ultra-High Precision Sprayer: A Game-Changer for Sustainable Crop Protection

Ecorobotix's UHP-spraying solution is radically different from conventional and spot-spraying herbicide application, making it more efficient and more cost-effective solution which can be used for both selective and non-selective herbicides.

Drones Revolutionizing Weed Management and Crop Care

Drones can broadcast chemicals over entire fields or apply them to specific plants with remarkable accuracy. Fixed-wing planes take a clumsy approach - as the product leaves the tank in a hazy cloud, much of it blows beyond the pasture's edge.

MIGAL Spearheading Transition of Agri-Photovoltaics From Vision to Reality: Hosts SunnySide APV Summit 2023 & Launches Agri-PV Knowledge Center

"We are excited about agrivoltaics' potential to improve land use, scale the production of clean energy and reduce food shortages - especially given the growing challenges facing agriculture in so many regions."

Ranch Life: Water Visibility is Critical Part 2

Measurement is part of a farmer's DNA. It improves plant yields, herd health, resource conservation and impacts the bottom line - from ensuring livestock reach their peak for maximum prices at auction to guarding against overgrazed pastures.

S2G Ventures' Annual Report Unveils Trends Shaping the Future of Food & AgTech in 2023

The future of food is being propelled by seismic tailwinds: massive demographic change spurring new consumer demand, significant advancements in the biology, chemistry and physics of food production to create new choices, and sustainability-minded investors.

Preparing for the 2023 Commercial Agriculture Growing Season

Planning, equipment maintenance, and market research are all vital aspects to increasing your odds of a worthwhile harvest. Let's take a look at tactics you can use to begin preparing for the 2023 commercial agriculture growing season.

SIKO supports development project for autonomously operating harvesting vehicle in fruit orchards - Autonomous robot for harvesting apples

Measurement and sensor solutions from SIKO are not only found in established industrial applications, SIKO GmbH is also currently supporting an agricultural research and development project with two rotary encoders from its range for mobile machines.

Building The Next Generation of Commercial Mowers

Whether you're designing a fully autonomous, semi-autonomous, or remote-controlled mower, ensure that you are up to date on the safety standards and regulations that apply to your application.

Faced with Serious Challenges, Agriculture Looks to Autonomous Technology for Timely Real-World Answers

Autonomous technology offers real-world solutions to these challenges today, including one vital advantage: automated agricultural equipment can work 24/7, increasing profits as well as safety, even with smaller staffs.

Crop Steering for Generative Growth

Following our recent review of crop steering for vegetative growth, we will now examine the specific cues required for generative development. Generative growth is geared towards reproduction: Plants produce bud sites and, later, flower.

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