New bioplastic made from fruit residue developed in Chile
NatPol is a newly developed biodegradable plastic that will be used in packaging fruits in the near future in Chile, its creator told us how it works.
March 26 , 2020
Australia develops non-invasive mango ripeness-testing device
The project sees high-resolution satellite imagery combined with data from hand-held fruit-scanning devices to better map variations in mango tree health, crop yield and fruit maturity.
March 18 , 2020
Digital integrated pest management: A conversation with Farm Dog's founder and CEO
UAV-IQ's Thomas Grandperrin sits down with CEO of digital pest management platform to discuss using drones for pest control, challenges in the agtech world.
February 14 , 2020
Fruit and vegetable distribution optimization gets a tech upgrade with Waruwa
Colombian Waruwa just began its operations 8 months ago and already works with more than 1,000 producers to streamline produce distribution, farm to seller.
January 30 , 2020
Fostering collaboration in agricultural robotics, Naïo Tech outlines the unexpected
Providing autonomous mechanical weeding, a French startup tells us about its unexpectedly collaborative platform and how it solves the labor shortage issue.
January 23 , 2020
Canadian farm tech company on the benefits of precision farming
With a massive weather data set, smart platforms that gauge soil quality and predictive mapping, digital solutions make farming more efficient.
January 16 , 2020
Artificial pollination performs better - Israeli startup explains how
Faced with the global threat of dwindling honeybee populations and food security globally, Edete's artificial pollination provides solutions. The startup currently works with almond production.
January 09 , 2020
Strategies in selling the concept of vertical farming - Sweden's Grönska gives insight
One day, farming might not require specific knowledge and streamlined labor in vertical farms could result in a "McDonald's style" operation for extra-efficient urban farms. Swedish Grönska tells us about its strategies.
December 19 , 2019
Crop doctor app Plantix fills small-holder farmer advisory gap and democratizes knowledge
An innovative app that has around one million active users is helping to democratize knowledge and revolutionize farming for small-holder growers, providing them with crucial information that was previously scarcely available.
December 12 , 2019