Pennsylvania wants kids to get agriculture experience, farmers see technology as future

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As the summer growing season gets underway, the agricultural industry continues its perennial mission of looking for a new crop of young people to enter the workforce. “Pennsylvania has long faced a looming agricultural workforce shortage, at one point estimating a deficit of 75,000 workers as farmers retire and new, technology-based positions become available,” said […]

AGCO Enters into Targeted Spraying Technology Collaboration Agreement With Bosch, xarvio Digital Farming Solutions Powered by BASF and Raven Industries Inc.

DULUTH, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and precision ag technology, announced it has entered into a proof of concept (PoC) collaboration agreement with Robert Bosch GmbH, BASF Digital Farming and Raven Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:RAVN), with the objective of evaluating targeted spraying technology to make […]

Technology is the Murderer of Environment

Technology is the Murderer of Environment

By Anjam Khan Technology is an essential part of the lives of all. At home, in school, and at work, we meet technology daily. To enhance our existence we are using this technology. The topic of polluting the world we live in also falls in the advancement of science and technology. People are increasingly dependent on […]

Modern technology promotes SME farmers in Rajshahi

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Iblul Hassan is one among many others who have founded themselves as successful entrepreneurs in the fields of quality seed productions Iblul Hassan, 40, has become a successful small and medium entrepreneur (SME) farmer after using the best of modern farming technologies. A resident of Kakonhat area under Godagari upazila in the district, Hassan has […]

Singapore’s urban farmers seek high-tech solutions to turn waste into resources

Singapore’s urban farmers seek high-tech solutions to turn waste into resources

SINGAPORE — Thousands of wriggling larvae won’t deter this self-declared “urban farmer.” Chua Kai-Ning is one of the founders of Singapore’s first urban insect farm, Insectta — a high-tech farm that rears the black soldier fly to help turn food waste into biomaterials for industrial use. “The black soldier fly is a way to contribute to […]

How Greenheart CBD Is Accelerating Convergence of Blockchain Technology and CBD Industry

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Two rapidly evolving industries are combined with Greenheart CBD’s exciting new platform. Since the 2018 Farm Bill removed CBD and other low-THC cannabis products from the federal Controlled Substances Act, CBD has become easier to acquire, with millions of people around the world discovering its unique health benefits and medicinal qualities. As more of us […]

ED: Rich countries need to pay up to fight climate change

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Climate change is no longer a threat to just the future — we are seeing its effects in the present While the planet rightfully continues its battle against Covid-19 and developing effective vaccines to eliminate it for good, the fight against climate change remains, and will remain, the single biggest threat to humanity in the […]

Economists emphasise agro-based infrastructure

Economists emphasise agro-based infrastructure

Three of the country’s leading economists urged to put emphasis on agro-based industrialization in the wake of the global economic downturn and coronavirus epidemic. They made the call while participating in a web seminar titled ‘Industrialization: In Search of a Decent Bangladesh’ organized by the Bangladesh Economic Association on Saturday afternoon. The economists participating in […]

Russia to expel 10 US diplomats in response to Washington

Russia to expel 10 US diplomats in response to Washington

Russia on Friday responded in kind to a barrage of new U.S. sanctions, saying it would expel 10 U.S. diplomats and take other retaliatory moves in a tense showdown with Washington. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov also said Moscow will add eight U.S. officials to its sanctions list and move to restrict and stop the […]

Quinoa: Cultivating the ‘mother of all grains’

Quinoa: Cultivating the 'mother of all grains'

One of the world’s most popular health foods that has its roots in South America, quinoa is now being grown in Bangladesh for the domestic market. High in protein, dietary fiber and amino acids, quinoa is often referred to as the mother of all grains. It is basically a herbaceous annual plant grown as a crop primarily […]