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High-tech farming

Hervé Pillaud

The names of his calves, Hashtag and Jpeg, were suggested by his 3,200 followers. Hervé Pillaud, a farmer in the…
Grapes irrigation

Is France ready? One winery has taken the plunge, using real-time sap flow measurements to more accurately manage the irrigation…
Cow in VMS

Farmers, technophobic? Hardly. To improve crop yields, reduce costs and move towards more sustainable practices, the agricultural world is turning…
Vertical farming

LEDs are cool enough to fuelling vertical farming.
Technologist magazine 5

There has never been a better time to be alive, at least for most people in developed societies.
Granpa Farm Co. Vegetable Plant Tour

Once seen as a “towering lunacy”, vertical farms are all the rage from the U.S. to Europe to Asia, promising…