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With machine vision and lasers, robots take weeds out of the field

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Gates Foundation awards grant to AgBiome to help smallholder farms in Africa

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Draganfly Innovations partners with Corning to flight test a new hyperspectral sensor on a...

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Soil microbes are the focus on the most scientifically advanced farm in the world

In California, scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory are working with the University of Arkansas and Glennoe Farms on a...

Veris enables precision soil mapping while planting and tilling

In Kansas, Veris Technologies announced a new line of soil sensors that easily mount to planters and tillage tools. Developed to help growers precisely...

Farming shrimp in the cloud with Cargill’s iQShrimp

In Minnesota, shrimp farmers can tap into the first cloud-based solution in the aquaculture industry thanks to Cargill's iQShrimp. The predictive software uses machine...

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