With the approval of the Government of Afghanistan, the Republic of Korea and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) have joined forces to provide emergency assistance to some 5 800 drought-affected vulnerable farming families in two of the worst drought-affected provinces, Ghor and Badghis. Under the...
In recent years, farming is getting smarter day by day. Fortunately for us, the application of modern Information Communication Technology (ICT) into agriculture is making way for another green revolution.  Thanks to smart technologies replacing traditional methods of farming, we can see widespread improvement in the fields.   Smart farming: Smart farming...
The effects of the climate crisis are becoming apparent as the global temperature rises, ice sheets shrink, and natural disasters increase in frequency. This story is part of Covering Climate Now, a global collaboration of more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story. Gases such as carbon...
Seaweed could play a considerable role in fighting climate change: so says a new study which finds that cultivating lush expanses of seaweed off the coastlines of the world could sequester huge amounts of carbon, and even offset a portion of agriculture’s vast emissions.  , the study found by analysing...
 AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both defense and commercial applications, today announced its 2019 Quantix and AV DSS University Collaboration Project. The project’s focus is to advance academic research, applications and crop production practices to improve the future of farming through the use of...
DUBLIN, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The “Agriculture Drones Market – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019 – 2024)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The agriculture drones market was estimated to be USD 9.9 billion in 2018 and it is expected to register a CAGR 7.13% during the...
Connected Agriculture Market to 2027 – Global Analysis and Forecasts by Type Application | Key Players- Accenture ,Ag Leader Technology ,Decisive Farming , Epicor Software ,IBM Premium Market Insights latest report, “Connected Agriculture Market – Global Analysis and Forecast”, report covers all the regions and countries of the world, which...
General Crop Farming Market Analysis 2019 Top Growing Companies: Indigo Agriculture ,Monsanto ,Dole Food ,Chiquita ,Fresh Del Monte Produce ,Del Monte Pacific ,Total Produce Global General Crop Farming Market Research Report 2019-2025 The report firstly introduced the General Crop Farming market basics: definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain overview; industry policies...
What Is a Smart Farm? Smart farming is an emerging concept that refers to managing farms using technologies like IoT, robotics, drones and AI to increase the quantity and quality of products while optimizing the human labor required by production. The technologies available for present-day farmers are: Sensors: soil, water, light, humidity,...
There’s market potential for entrepreneurs in underserved communities, said Ertharin Cousin, Stanford University’s Distinguished Fellow at the Center on Food Security and the Environment, at the Forbes 2019 AgTech Summit. MATT KANG FOR FORBES There’s a critical factor missing in often-forgotten farming communities across the United States both in rural areas...