Thursday, 26 January 2017

Precision Farming - producing more with less

For more than 10,000 years people have cultivated crops using trial and error, received wisdom and how the soil feels when they rub it between their fingers.

Tuesday, 08 November 2016

Farming goes digital: the 3rd Green Revolution

Farming is often seen as very traditional, particularly in today’s highly urbanised societies. In fact, farmers have always embraced change and today are using increasingly advanced technologies. A greater understanding of genetics has improved the seed breeding process and precision farming – using satellite sensors to tailor treatments for small areas of fields – has improved productivity while reducing the use of fertilizer and pesticides.

Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Enabling Smart Farming in Europe

Turning the smart farming opportunity into a success for farmers at all scales.

Monday, 24 October 2016

Understanding Precision Agriculture – Lessons from the Field

This article is part of a series dedicated to helping farmers understand and implement precision agriculture technology. It is based on research conducted by Nicole Rabe, Ian McDonald and Ben Rosser at OMAFRA, in conjunction with Mike Duncan, Sarah Lepp and Gregor MacLean at Niagara College.

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Precision Farming Tools Help Feed the World

Global food security continues to improve. The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates that the number of undernourished people has fallen by 176 million over the past ten years. But almost 800 million people — just over one in nine people — still remain hungry, and food security continues to be one of the major global challenges for the future.

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Monsanto and Dow AgroSciences reach global licensing agreement on EXZACT precision technology Genome-Editing platform

Monsanto and Dow AgroSciences recently announced that the companies have reached a non-exclusive global option and licensing agreement on Dow AgroSciences’ EXZACT™ Precision Technology® Platform for research and commercial development of new crop solutions across Monsanto Company’s research portfolio.

Tuesday, 04 October 2016

Precision Farming

Imagine you are a farmer riding along in your 50,000-acre wheat field early in the growing season. You push a button on your tractor to turn on its Global Positioning System (GPS) monitor, which pinpoints your exact location to within one meter.

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