FarmTech: Application of Drones

FarmTech: Application of Drones

FarmTech: Application of Drones June 6, 2019 Drones have a wide application in covering large fields for monitoring and spraying – inadequate fertiliser application can reduce crop yield by 15-20%. Companies are selling drones purpose-made for farm work. DJI has a...
FarmTech: Big Data and the Internet of Things

FarmTech: Big Data and the Internet of Things

FarmTech: Big Data and the Internet of Things May 14, 2019 Another area opened up by the large amount of computing power available today is analysis of data from sensors and other sources, and consequent actionable insights. The potential is being tested by UK...
FarmTech: Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles

FarmTech: Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles

FarmTech: Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles April 25, 2019 Cereals can cope with some rough handling making them suitable for the types of robotic harvesting outlined above. However, what about fruit which not only needs careful handling but also the expert eye of a...
FarmTech: Farming for the Future

FarmTech: Farming for the Future

FarmTech: Farming for the Future April 9, 2019 Most people would agree that the purpose of technology should be to assist its users to live a better, more comfortable, easier life. And to have positive impact on a personal, societal and global level. Solving the...