farming

Arable launches a new generation of IoT tools for data-driven farming

Posted in Software on 11th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

Arable is moving agriculture tech forward today with a new generation of internet of things (IoT) tools that enable farmers to take advantage of advanced sensors, wireless networks, and machine learning recommendations to improve crop growth.

Microsoft researchers beat Tencent and Intel in autonomous greenhouse competition

Posted in Business on 16th Dec, 2018
by Alex Muller

Microsoft Research have won a cucumber-growing competition held in autonomous greenhouses.

Electricity boosts crop yield by 30% while reducing pesticides and fertilizers

Posted in Science on 20th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

China uses electricity instead of chemical pesticides and fertilizers to boost the growth of vegetables and fruits.

The Las Vegas vertical farm that aims to produce over 1 million pounds of produce every year

Posted in Business on 27th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

The city could soon become a major purveyor of fresh greens, thanks to a new $30 million vertical-farming facility.

This Startup Wants To Build Massive Indoor Farms Near Every Major City

Posted in Science on 31st Dec, 2017
by Alex Muller

Vertical farming has gained a lot of traction over the past few years and is being heralded as the green solution to the growing global food crisis.