Land O’ Lakes will pay you $140,000 for your precision agriculture drone idea

In Minnesota, Land O’ Lakes, Inc. launched the Land O’Lakes Prize: Drone Challenge, a crowdsourcing competition to develop proposed solutions that enable scalable, autonomous...

Agrivida receives investments from TechAccel and Iowa Corn Opportunities

In Missouri, Agrivida, a St. Louis-based agriculture technology company focused on animal nutrition, received separate investments from TechAccel and Iowa Corn Opportunities to further...

Jain Irrigation buys Australian Observant to offer precision farm water management

In California, Jain Irrigation, Inc. acquired the technology and core team of Australian Observant Pty Ltd, a provider of in-field hardware and cloud based...

Land O’ Lakes selects UrtheCast for daily medium-resolution agricultural imagery

In Canada, UrtheCast Corp. and Land O' Lakes, Inc. announced a long-term agreement for GEOSYS, a Land O'Lakes subsidiary, to purchase geospatial data from...

Stacked Microbial Seed Treatment Boosts Corn and Soybean Yields

In California, Marrone Bio Innovation and Israel’s Groundwork BioAg say joint field trials have shown yield increases in corn and soybean from using the...

TerrAvion raises $10 million to expand into key U.S. agricultural areas

In California, with a goal to offer service to 80 percent of U.S. irrigated agriculture by the end of 2017, TerrAvion raised $10 million...

ADM sells Crop Risk Services to Validus Holdings for $127.5 million

In Illinois, Archer Daniels Midland Company sold its Crop Risk Services business to Validus Holdings, Ltd. for $127.5 million. The deal includes a marketing...

TerraNu Nutrient Technology is manure in uniform dry granules for precision application

In Indiana, Midwestern BioAg announced TerraNu Nutrient Technology, a new manufacturing process that transforms dairy manure into a uniform, dry fertilizer granule that can...

Hybrid Chemical/Botanical Fungicide Approved in Israel

In Israel, Stockton STK’s hybrid fungicide Regev has been approved for use by the nation’s Ministry of Agriculture. Regev is a mixture of chemical and...

Report Shows Precision Agriculture Market Growth

In Ireland, Research and Markets published its latest report on the precision agriculture market and says the precision agriculture industry is expanding quickly and...

Stay connected

0FansLike
8,076FollowersFollow
60SubscribersSubscribe

Latest article

Starbucks and McDonald’s partner up to find the perfect biobased cup

In New York, Starbucks and McDonald’s are teaming up to build a fully recyclable, compostable cup, lid and straw in the next three years....

Liquor maker launches new sweet vermouth using discarded coffee berry fruit

In the United Kingdom, William Grant & Sons UK, the makers of Hendrick’s Gin and Glenfiddich, launched a new product that reduces waste called...

Developments at Anellotech Bring 100% Bio-based Plastic Bottle Closer to Reality

In New York, Anellotech achieved new milestones at its TCat-8 pilot plant in Texas, progressing its 100% bio-based bottle collaboration with global consumer beverage...