Stine Seed invests in tractors without drivers

In Iowa, the founder of Stine Seed Company invested $5 million in Smart Ag, an Ames tech startup that developed software that takes the farmer out of the...

Nuvus releases grow.droid controlled environment agriculture factories

In Florida, Nuvus Gro Corp., a provider of advanced controlled environment agriculture with sophisticated automation and analytical tools for the cultivators of legal industrial...

Harper Adams University partners with TAFE to advance autonomous farming

In the United Kingdom, Harper Adams University formed a collaboration with India-based Tractors and Farm Equipment to develop advanced technological, agronomic and educational solutions...

Organic crop spray repels insects with no side effects

In Germany, a Technical University of Munich research team developed an alternative to traditional insecticides that not only kill pests, they also endanger bees...

New fertilizer system feeds engineered cotton and kills weeds, too

In Texas, a newly developed fertilizer system will provide nutrition to engineered cotton crops worldwide and a deadly dose to weeds that are increasingly...

BASF and Evogene partner to develop novel insecticides

In Germany, BASF, announced a new collaboration with Evogene Ltd. to focus on the development of novel insecticides based on new binding areas known...

NASA soil moisture data helps map the amount of water in soils worldwide

In Maryland, data from the first NASA satellite mission dedicated to measuring the water content of soils is now being used operationally by the...

Mondelēz International to expand sustainable wheat sourcing initiative

In Illinois, Mondelēz International announced it will expand the Harmony program, the company’s sustainable wheat sourcing initiative, to cover 100 percent of its biscuit...

Air and ground robots work together to improve farming

In Switzerland, EU-funded scientists developed adaptable ground and aerial robots that can increase agricultural yield, reduce pesticide use and mitigate food security risks that...

Agrible launches improved farm business decision tools

In Illinois, Agrible, Inc. launched an improved website featuring upgraded technology and new features designed to help growers and retailers with proactive decision-making both...

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