Content tagged with "AGTECH"

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How Blockchain Technology Could Track and Trace Food From Farm to Fork

29 August 2018
IEEE standards working group is using the distributed ledger to improve and secure the supply chain

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Plenty of Money to Be Made in the Emerging AgTech Field

25 April 2018
Venture capitalists are seeking innovations that help farmers improve food production and distribution

Photo: Alex Haufler/University of Wisconsin-Madison

Researchers Help Ocean Spray Farmers Count Cranberries

24 April 2018
University of Wisconsin team applies radar technology to automate the process

Illustration: Solho

Startup Takes Greenhouses Off the Grid

11 April 2018
Solho is developing solar technologies to power horticultural projects in arid areas

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Learn About the Future of Food Production With These Four Videos

6 April 2018
IEEE.tv programs cover indoor farms and precision agriculture

Photo: Thomas Thayer

Robots to Help California’s Grape Growers Conserve Water

5 April 2018
The machines are part of the University of California’s precision irrigation system

Photo: Liang Dong/Iowa State University

‘Plant Tattoo’ Can Help Farmers Select Crop Varieties To Survive Drought

3 April 2018
The nanodevice measures which plant varieties absorb and retain the most water