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Have Tech Advances Made Sophisticated Crop Modelling a Reality?

On many levels we as precision farmers already have some kind of crop modelling program integrated with our smart farm management practices. We monitor soils, monitor seeding, monitor yields etc. All of these little clues form jigsaw pieces to the ...

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What Is Precision Agriculture All About?

You can’t deny that in the last decade particularly, the agricultural world has taken leaps and bounds in the tech arena. We’ve also seen some pretty huge problems arise, some of which are still looming in the distance: superweeds and ...

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How farming of future is going to look like

Agriculture is an economic activity that is being practiced by many countries internationally. Through different agricultural activities both livestock keeping and farming has resulted in the economic growth of many nations globally. Besides, agriculture is the source of livelihood in ...

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Introducing: Variable Rate Fertigation

Fertigation has been growing in popularity with many farmers reaping the benefits of fertilizing their soils from the ground up through pumping the soil enhancing agents through existing irrigation systems. Large scale commercial enterprises use fertigation to control the soil ...

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10 Ways to Beat and Prevent Super Weeds

Superweeds are becoming a big problem all over the world, especially in the West where we love to use new chemicals and tech to make farming more efficient. But the more herbicide resistant weeds that grow, the less efficient we ...

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7 Proven Practices for Large Farm Success

Farmers are facing increasingly difficult situations with low prices for crops and increasingly high farm maintenance costs. So how exactly are the big farms managing to maintain their success through this difficult time? We’ve been analysing some of the market ...

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Autonomy – Are We Really There Yet

Autonomy – Are We Really There Yet? In this article, we’ll look at several exciting and much talked about topics in the agriculture technology arena. Perhaps you’ve already invested in an army of drones, or maybe you’re too wary of ...

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4 Ways Soil Residue is Damaging This Years Crops

It makes sense that previous year’s crops and any residue leftover will impact this year’s yield, yet few of us go further than checking our herbicides won’t kill our crops before going right ahead and sowing. We might test the ...

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Weed Control. How drones will save your day!

We have written numerous blog posts about the importance of embracing new technologies and how they can not only make your farm more profitable but also make your life a lot easier. Across rural areas an increasingly common sight is ...

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Agriculture Start-ups: Build Tech for Products, Not Farmers

Despite the increased efforts by farmers worldwide to harness technology and use it to improve their farms, farmers still aren’t the main users of the internet and the various new softwares used to gather and analyse data. In fact, it’s ...

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