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Featured White Papers

FLOW ENERGY GUIDE - WRITTEN BY ENGINEERS FOR ENGINEERS.
Published by Sierra Instruments, Inc.

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DATA INSIGHT IN AG RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION

Actionable insights and data analytics are providing progressive agribusinesses the means to achieve their full potential. Data is already transforming the agriculture industry, with agribusinesses keenly aware of its importance in remaining competitive. Businesses are collecting data at an unprecedented rate – but what then?

FLOW ENERGY GUIDE - WRITTEN BY ENGINEERS FOR ENGINEERS.

Learn how to save on energy costs by optimizing your facility flows that impact costs like compressed air, natural gas, steam, and hot or chilled water.

HOW TO EARN MORE FROM YOUR GRAIN BY USING BASIS INDEXES

Understanding changes and trends in basis can help users buy grain cheaper, sell grain for more, optimize hedging, make better lending decisions, and generate higher profits. Users that can benefit from this 18-page whitepaper include Producers, Grain Buyers, Market Advisory Services, Ag Lenders, Processors, Trading Houses, and Food Companies.

ADVANCES IN GREENHOUSE AUTOMATION AND CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT AGRICULTURE: A TRANSITION TO PLANT FACTORIES AND URBAN AGRICULTURE

This study reviewed several aspects of a high-tech CEA system including improvements in the frame and covering materials, environment perception and data sharing, and advanced microclimate control and energy optimization models. This research highlighted urban agriculture and its derivatives, including vertical farming, rooftop greenhouses and plant factories which are the extensions of CEA and have emerged as a response to the growing population, environmental degradation, and urbanization that are threatening food security. Finally, several opportunities and challenges have been identified in implementing the integrated CEA and vertical farming for urban agriculture.