7 precision farming articles we enjoyed reading

11-08-2017 | |
7 precision farming articles we enjoyed reading

So, you want to know everything about precision farming. Future Farming is here to help! We’ve selected the most interesting future farming articles on the web right now (aside from everything that’s published on FutureFarming.com, obviously!). You’re welcome.

1) Precision farming provides the best example of a digital transformation by Forbes

Forbes recently published an interview with Cristiano Buss, the CIO of Stara S/A. Stara, a Brazilian manufacturer of farm equipment. In 2005, the company began manufacturing their own sensors, software, and computers. Then in 2015 they launched a Telemetrics System.

Read the full story here.

2) Agricultural IoT: Meeting future farming needs by Internet of Things Institute

Agricultural IoT relies on automated data collection, data analysis, AI and machine learning and is poised to improve processes and productivity and cut costs associated with producing food.

Read the full story here.

3) 9 TED talks that will change the way you think about food by Business Insider

TED speakers have explored everything from life-extending diets to technologies that could revolutionise how the world grows food. Business Insider listed some of them. We’re particularly interested in this video, by MIT’s Caleb Harper.

Watch the other video’s here.

4) Why cities are the future for farming by National Geographic

Now that we’ve watched Caleb Harper … we’re also interested in his story on National Geographic. Self-described nerd farmer Caleb Harper wants you to join his league of high-tech growers.

Read his opinion piece here.

5) 5 global food trends to watch in 2017 by National Geographic

National Geographic listed food trends for 2017. New technologies are included on this list. How far have we come, half year down the road?

Read the full story here.

6) How the climate crisis could become a food crisis overnight by The Washington Post

An interesting analysis about extreme weather conditions worldwide. What does it mean for future food production?

Read the full analysis here.

7) Why IoT, big data & smart farming are the future of agriculture by Business Insider

Practice what you preach: the headline of this article basically covers everything Future Farming’s been telling you all along!

Read the full story here.

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