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London Loves Business, 02/20/19
The daughter of telecom tycoon is changing the face of Thai agriculture
She may be known amongst many as the daughter of Thailand’s telecom billionaire Boonchai Bencharongkul, but Suparatana “Nina” Bencharongkul has com...
Tehran Times, 02/20/19
‘Knowledge-based systems in agriculture secure food safety’
TEHRAN – Due to lack of natural resources, knowledge-based systems in the agriculture sector are the only way that secure food safety, an official ...
Innovators , 02/19/19
Agtech startups bid for $250k
The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit and Radicle Growth, a San Diego-based acceleration fund, have teamed up for second the Radicle Challenge.
The West Australian , 02/19/19
WA businesses pitch for agtech funds
Five WA businesses have travelled to Melbourne this week for Australia’s biggest ag-tech conference.
Agtech & Animal Health Trends To Watch
From a polarizing EU court decision to the mainstreaming of the cannabis market, agtech and animal health are in a constant state of change. Don’t ...
PR Newswire, 02/13/19
MagGrow Chosen as a Trimble Select Partner for Agriculture
LOUISVILLE, Ky. and TULARE, Calif., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that MagGrow has been chosen as a Trimble ...
Silicon Prairie News , 02/12/19
Rantizo Wins AgTech Innovation Competition in Des Moines
Iowa City agritech startup Rantizo won the $20,000 Grand Prize, sponsored by Farm Credit Services of America, at last month’s AgTech Innovation Com...
Iot For All, 02/12/19
The Internet of Wine: From Agtech to Smart Cellars
IoT solutions can help winegrowers and winemakers control environmental variables and gain new insight into production, enhancing ROI and the end p...
Food & Beverage Industry , 02/11/19
Technology in agriculture critical to success
Adoption of emerging technologies in Australian agriculture is expanding at a rate faster than the consumer’s capacity to understand the opportunit...
Arch Daily , 02/09/19
Agriculture Technology Centre, Cambodia / Squire & Partners + SAWA
Completed in 2018 in Krong Samraong, Cambodia. A new community Agriculture & Technology centre has launched in Krong Samraong, Cambodia, design...
Open Gov Asia , 02/08/19
Malaysia using tech to empower farmers
A recent report noted that as the world’s population booms, 70% more food will need to be produced. This means
Honest Version , 02/08/19
AI in Agriculture Market Key Players, Overview And Industry Growth By 2017-2024
Zion Market Research Offers an 8-Year Forecast In 110+ Pages Research Report "AI in Agriculture Mark
Precision Ag, 02/07/19
Australia Leads the Way in Agtech Innovation
Agtech is booming. In 2017 investment in the sector topped $10 billion and that number has continued to …
Freight Waves, 02/06/19
Indigo Agriculture launches Indigo Transport in ag supply chain
Indigo Agriculture has recently launched Indigo Transport, a digital logistics platform designed to connect shippers and carriers to more efficient...
AP News, 02/06/19
Radicle Growth Invests $250K in Leaf to Give Farmers a Streamlined View of Agriculture Data
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 6, 2019--Radicle Growth , an acceleration platform for early-stage ag and food technologies, today announced that L...
Insider Media, 02/05/19
New agri-food robotics training centre to be launched
A new advanced training centre in agri-food robotics is set to be established by the University of Lincoln after it was awarded £6.6m for the project.
Bitcoin Journal , 02/05/19
Agricultural Tractor Robots Market 2019: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast To 2025
A $185 million market worldwide in 2017, the Agricultural Tractor Robots market is expected to reach $3.2 billion by 2024.
Precision Ag, 02/04/19
Airbus Adds New Service Verde To Its Precision Farming Portfolio
Airbus has launched an innovative service called Verde that delivers detailed crop analytics from satellite imagery, perfectly clipped …
Harvesting flies for protein: Hexafly secures another €1.1 million to feed fish and livestock
Revolutionising food for plants and livestock, Hexafly is one of the latest agtech statups harvesting insects. Based in Meath, Ireland, this agrite...
Farmers Guardian , 02/04/19
Agri-food robotics centre under development
The Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) for agri-food robotics is being established by the University of Lincoln, UK, in collaboration with the Univ...
Clay and Milk, 02/01/19
Rantizo wins $20,000 at AgTech Innovation Competition
Iowa City-based startup Rantizo took home $20,000 on Wednesday after winning the AgTech Innovation Competition in Des Moines.
Beef Central , 02/01/19
Crowdfunding boosts agtech nutrition platform
Australian agtech company Direct Injection Technologies has gone live with its equity crowdfunding campaign, attracting 86 percent of the $1 millio...
We Want You To Work In AgTech
Agriculture is the most exciting and essential sector in which to pursue a meaningful career, but it has a branding problem. We need an intermediar...
Phys.org , 01/30/19
Using artificial intelligence to save bees
A beekeeper teamed up with the Signal Processing Laboratory 5 and a group of EPFL students to develop an app that counts the number of Varroa mites...
Business World, 01/30/19
PHL looks to Israeli firms for agriculture technology, investment
By Christine Joyce S. Castañeda Senior Researcher
and Mark T. Amoguis Researcher
AP News, 01/30/19
Indigo Agriculture Launches Indigo Transport™, a Digital Logistics Platform to Expand Options for Growers and Streamline the Agriculture Supply Chain
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 30, 2019--Indigo Agriculture, a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet, an...
Ag Daily, 01/29/19
Innovation and technology will change how we feed the world
Cargill focuses on technology, digitalization and R&D to feed the growing population healthy diets within planetary boundaries.
The Agtech VC View: What Does 2019 Hold For European Agriculture Startups?
What does 2019 hold for the agtech field? This was my question to Richard Smith, Managing Partner at Earth Capital UK, who looks at agriculture and...
Agri Business Global, 01/28/19
Pesticide Innovation Indicates Changing Industry
Environmentalist Rachel Carson in 1962 published her seminal book, “Silent Spring,” which criticized the pesticide industry and the impact of...
Future Farming , 01/28/19
Investments to unlock Brazilian agtech potential
The Brazilian agricultural sector offers great opportunities for agtech companies.
Microsoft's Tech Chief Talks Artificial Intelligence, Mixed Reality, and Sod Farming
He talked to Fortune about keeping up with cutting-edge technology.
The New Times, 01/25/19
Husbandry and agriculture mechanization to boost yield in Rwanda
In the past, during the dry season, small-scale farmers who depended on rainfall for farming almost become inactive and always waited for the rainy...
Produce Plus, 01/24/19
Fruit Logistica ready to launch Start-up Day
New area of the world's leading fresh produce trade fair will focus on useful and disruptive innovation in agriculture
Osceola Sentinel-Tribune , 01/24/19
Ag tech start-ups compete for $20,000 prize
The Iowa Power Farming Show, presented by Farm Credit Services of America and AgDirect, is hosting an AgTech Innovation Competition LIVE at the sho...
Oakdale Leader , 01/23/19
Solutions For Integrating Technology Into Agriculture
General tickets for the event are just $30. For more information or to register, visit agsciencecenter.org.
Spotlight on Urban, Vertical and Indoor Agriculture
Isn’t urban farming an old tradition, in the form of allotments or community gardens? Aren’t commercial greenhouses already highly automated?
Industry News Today, 01/21/19
AI In Agriculture Market To Flourish And Reach USD 2,075 Million By End Of 2024 – ZMR
The agriculture industry is experiencing a swift acceptance of improved techs in order to enhance the general yield of the crops. AI (Artificial In...
Engadget , 01/17/19
John Deere wants to remind the world that it’s a tech company
The impressive technology of John Deere's tractors.
Genetic Literacy Project, 01/17/19
India’s agriculture and biotech agencies announce plan to promote crop biotech research
Department of Biotechnology (DBT) has undertaken several activities and programs to promote biotechnology research and development in the areas of
Horticulture Week , 01/17/19
Do growers need to revise their expectations of automation?
Do growers need to revise their expectations of automation? - from Horticulture Week
Telegraph , 01/16/19
How high-tech agriculture is transforming the fortunes of Nigerian rice farmers
New planting and harvesting techniques have transformed the fortunes of rice farmers in Nigeria’s agricultural belt, turning family-run plots...
Competitions seeking agtech companies
They include AgSharks Competition, IoT.ATL AgTech Challenge and Future Agro Challenge
Ag Web, 01/14/19
Old Sparky: Could Electricity Be Farming’s New Weed Killer?
The use of electricity as a viable means of weed management in general row crops is gaining traction as both old and new technologies capable of si...
Monterey Herald, 01/10/19
AgTech Incubator celebrates three years in Salinas
SALINAS – The Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology, an agriculture technology incubator, celebrated its three-year anniversary and us...
Northern Daily Leader, 01/09/19
UNE SMART Region Incubator: AgTech Gateway funded with $320,000 from federal government grant
The project will bring together start-ups and ag producers, aiming to launch in the global marketplace.
MacObserver , 01/08/19
CES – Seedsheet Launches Garden Guru Soil Sensor
Vermont-based AgTech startup Seedsheet, today unveiled its newest product, the Garden Guru Sensor, a Bluetooth-enabled soil sensor.