precision agriculture

  1. TFF

    Drones in Insect Pest Management doi.org/10.3389/fagro.2021.640885

    One of the major components in precision agriculture is crop health monitoring, which includes irrigation, fertilization, pesticide sprays, and timely harvest of the crop. Further, the progressive change in growth and development is critical in crop monitoring and taking suitable decisions to...
  2. TFF

    Challenges and Approaches in Microbiome Research Front. Plant Sci., 17 August 2018

    Challenges and Approaches in Microbiome Research: From Fundamental to Applied Authors: Chrysi Sergaki, Beatriz Lagunas, Ian Lidbury, Miriam L. Gifford and Patrick Schäfer We face major agricultural challenges that remain a threat for global food security. Soil microbes harbor enormous...
  3. K

    Ag bot project

    Hi guys, I'm a final year mechanical engineering undergraduate student with a few years of experience in robotics since freshman year. For my thesis project, I am planning to build an agriculture robot, be it a flying drone, mobile robot, robotic arm, cable robot, etc. Unfortunately, I am...
  4. Agriland RSS

    AEM makes environmental case for precision agriculture

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland Hot on the heels of John Deere reporting an increased uptake of its Precision Ag offerings, the American AEM (Association of Equipment Manufacturers) has bolstered the swing towards IT technology with a survey of the environmental benefits it may bring...
  5. I

    Locations required for GNSS equipment installations

    Would you be interested in having a GNSS RTK reference station installed on your farm and set up for you to use with your precision agriculture equipment (not supplied by Vector RTK) with no fees, completely free? Or if you do not use GNSS we pay a flat rate of £25pw if you do not require the...
  6. Agriland RSS

    Kubota adds substance to its I.T intentions

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland A rapid widening of its embrace of digital technology would appear to be the current focus of Kubota. The company has recently announced that it has entered into a collaborative research agreement in the field of smart agriculture with Topcon...
  7. Precision AG RSS

    CNH Industrial Joins 5G Open Innovation Lab

    Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag CNH join the 5G Open Innovation Lab as its first industry partner for precision agriculture. The post CNH Industrial Joins 5G Open Innovation Lab appeared first on PrecisionAg. Continue reading on the Precision Ag Website...
  8. Farm Business RSS

    Prime Minister urged to sign Britain up to new global coalition for agricultural productivity growth

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business Amid reports that Boris Johnson is set for on-to-one talks with President Joe Biden in Washington next week to discuss joint action on climate change, a prominent farming MP has written to the Prime Minister urging him to include food and agriculture on...
  9. Precision AG RSS

    5 Barriers to Success with Precision Agriculture Technology — That Actually Are Not Barriers

    Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag As advisors, we can help growers break through their existing preconceived ideas by listening and starting small, while keeping the big picture in mind. The post 5 Barriers to Success with Precision Agriculture Technology — That Actually Are Not...
  10. CPM RSS

    Robotics and autonomous ambitions

    Written by cpm from CPM Magazine Download PDF Autonomous crop production has the potential to be game-changing for the future of farming – but does it stack up financially? CPM finds out more. If the policy framework around autonomous equipment is well-aligned, it can help to create new...
  11. BSPB News

    Joint National Food Strategy response from crop genetics breeding companies

    Take action to harness the unique contribution of plant genetic innovation, Government urged Responding to last week’s National Food Strategy, leading players along the length of the UK’s crop improvement pipeline, from fundamental and applied genetic science to commercial plant breeding, have...
  12. Agriland RSS

    Is John Deere in gear for a spraying revolution?

    Written by Justin Roberts Although there has been no official announcement from John Deere, a couple of straws blowing in the wind suggest the likelihood of big changes coming in its approach to crop spraying machinery and technology. It was comments made at the company’s earnings call in...
  13. Precision AG RSS

    Deere: Australian Farmers Need to Get Smarter About Using Data

    Written by Matt Hopkins John Deere Australia's precision agriculture manager says data collection can be overwhelming so farmers should not "collect data for data's sake". The post Deere: Australian Farmers Need to Get Smarter About Using Data appeared first on PrecisionAg. Continue reading...
  14. Farm Business RSS

    Expose more more young people to roles in agriculture – NFU

    Written by Iain Hoey Businesses and organisations from across the farming, education and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) sectors recently joined forces for a roundtable discussion about the STEM skills gap within the UK and the role agriculture can play in inspiring STEM...
  15. Agriland RSS

    Cross-industry organisations discuss role of agriculture as a solution to STEM skills gap

    Written by William Kellett Leading businesses and organisations from across the farming, education and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) sectors have joined forces for the first time to discuss the STEM skills gap within the UK and the role agriculture can play in inspiring STEM...
  16. Farm Business RSS

    Agriculture to play a role in the solution to STEM skills gap

    Written by Lydia Turner Leading businesses and organisations from across the farming, education and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) sectors have joined forces for the first time to discuss the STEM skills gap within the UK and the role agriculture can play in inspiring STEM...
  17. VantageEnglandWales

    Vantage ASC grows further with additional Installation & Service Engineer

    Continuing to deliver their vision for UK customers, Vantage ASC have strengthened their service and support team further with the addition of Mike Coxe. Mike has been working in Agriculture for the last 14 years as both an operator and in management roles giving him a clear understanding of...
  18. Karlis

    Trimble RTK for drilling every 2nd pass

    Hello gentlemen, Firstly, I have almost no experience with precision agriculture. So far from time to time I have used GFX-350 with NAV-500 for some field works. The accuracy is just not enough for our jobs. I would like to go for RTK autosteer. I have transferred to 100% NoTill so I would it...
  19. Precision AG RSS

    A Discovery of Process in Digital Farming: The Operational View

    Written by Matt Hopkins The repeatability of the operational model is replicated millions of times a year in digital farming and precision agriculture. The post A Discovery of Process in Digital Farming: The Operational View appeared first on PrecisionAg. Continue reading on the Precision Ag...
  20. VantageEnglandWales

    Vantage strengthens service backup with engineering expertise

    Dedicated to delivering up to date products and the best back up in the business, Vantage England & Wales have added a new installation & Service engineer to their team. Harry Hamer is the most recent addition and will be based in the North West of the companies trading area, England, and...
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