UGA Phenomics and Plant Robotics Center Aims to Improve Crop Breeding

🕔Mar 20, 2018Automated data collection and analysis pipelines are changing the way humans generate and use information. At the University of Georgia, researchers harness the power of advanced sensing, robotics and big-data […]

Ag Robot Speeds Data Collection, Analyses of Crops as They Grow

🕔Mar 13, 2018A new lightweight, low-cost agricultural robot could transform data collection and field scouting for agronomists, seed companies and farmers. The TerraSentia crop phenotyping robot, developed by a team of scientists […]

Ohio: Precision Ag – Making Use of Yield Data for Post-Harvest Analysis

🕔Nov 21, 2017As the number of tools and services utilizing precision ag data to aide in decision making continues to increase, the importance of having quality data is also increasing. Most producers […]

Ag Tech: Research Shows Drones Could Help Crop Management Take Off

🕔Nov 17, 2017Unmanned aerial systems (UAS), commonly referred to as drones, could help farmers determine if their crop is growing satisfactorily, according to a recent study conducted by University of Tennessee Institute […]

Ag Research: 3-D Crop Imaging Helps Estimate Plant Height

🕔Oct 23, 2017Building three-dimensional point clouds from high-resolution photos taken from unmanned aerial vehicles or drones may soon help plant breeders and agronomists save time and money compared with measuring crops manually. […]

Precision Ag: New Online Tool Help Farmers Make Decisions, Keep Data Private

🕔Sep 14, 2017An innovative online tool developed by a Purdue University engineering professor will allow farmers to process data collected from their fields without requiring them to share it with third-party companies. […]

Ag Tech: New Autonomous Robot Helps Measure Crop Traits

🕔Sep 12, 2017Investors and executives in the agricultural industry are getting a first look at TerraSentia, a new-to-the-market agricultural robot that autonomously measures crop traits, developed at the University of Illinois. TerraSentia […]

Study Uses Satellite Data to Estimate Crop Yields

🕔Aug 23, 2017Without advanced sensing technology, humans see only a small portion of the entire electromagnetic spectrum. Satellites see the full range—from high-energy gamma rays, to visible, infrared, and low-energy microwaves. The […]

Mississippi Irrigation: Using Tractor Data for Pipe Planner

🕔May 19, 2017Utilizing tractor GPS data for Pipe Planner designs seems to just get easier. Here are some basic steps to utilize  GPS tractor monitor data to develop a Pipe Planner recommendation.

Ag Tech: This Field Robot Could be Your Future New Best Friend

🕔Apr 21, 2017A semiautonomous robot may soon be roaming agricultural fields gathering and transmitting real-time data about the growth and development of crops, information that crop breeders – and eventually farmers – […]

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