Technology http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6211/more en Drone history, printer ink and Google http://farmindustrynews.com/technology/drone-history-printer-ink-and-google <div class="node-body gallery-body">We're looking at drone tech, some controversy with HP and Google, and even something else Samsung makes that might be exploding. </div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/technology/drone-history-printer-ink-and-google" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/technology/drone-history-printer-ink-and-google#comments Technology Business Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:32:00 +0000 85611 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Drones are big business and now GoPro is getting into the business with the Karma.</p> Greenpeace founder pushes hard for Golden Rice http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/greenpeace-founder-pushes-hard-golden-rice <div class="field-deck"> Patrick Moore frustrated by the anti-science rhetoric used to hinder development of crops that offer human health benefits. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>It&#39;s not news that Patrick Moore is frustrated with the folks at Greenpeace. While he was an original founder of the group, and in speeches touts the work he did to help save the whales, and protect baby seals, he parted ways when the organization focused more on the &quot;green&quot; in its name rather than the &quot;peace.&quot; And all of his focus now is on Golden Rice.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/greenpeace-founder-pushes-hard-golden-rice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/greenpeace-founder-pushes-hard-golden-rice#comments Biotechnology Crops Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:38:00 +0000 85371 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Patrick Moore, an original founding member of Greenpeace, is in a public fight with the group over it&#39;s anti-Golden Rice stance. Golden Rice would provide enough beta carotene in a single serving to end Vitamin A deficiency in children&#39;s diets, which he says kills 2 million children a year.</p> Mergers, acquisitions and the future http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/mergers-acquisitions-and-future <div class="node-body blog-body">Latest news from Bayer-Monsanto shows continued shakeup of the ag industry where a lot of forces are at play. A little perspective</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/mergers-acquisitions-and-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/mergers-acquisitions-and-future#comments Technology Companies Buying/Purchasing Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:05:00 +0000 85291 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Bayer is latest company to move in changing ag market.</p> Bayer and Monsanto to create a global leader in agriculture http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/bayer-and-monsanto-create-global-leader-agriculture-0 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><h3><em style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22.2px;">Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></h3> <h3>&nbsp;</h3> <h3>Bayer and Monsanto to create a global leader in agriculture</h3> <p>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Realizes a shared vision of integrated agricultural offerings, delivering enhanced solutions for growers and creates a leading innovation engine for the next generation of farmin</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/bayer-and-monsanto-create-global-leader-agriculture-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Biotechnology Agrochemicals Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:41:00 +0000 85271 at http://farmindustrynews.com A little tech talk with Bayer http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/little-tech-talk-bayer <div class="field-deck"> Liam Condon has a big challenge ahead shaping the future of farming. Digital farming will have a role. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>During last week&#39;s global media conference for Bayer &ndash; called the Future of Farming Dialog &ndash; one issue came that is of interest to Farm Industry News &ndash; digital farming. It&#39;s a phrase being heard more in agriculture, and at Bayer it has some significance as the company makes investments in this area.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/little-tech-talk-bayer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/little-tech-talk-bayer#comments Technology Bayer CropScience Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:32:00 +0000 85241 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>During a global media event, Liam Condon, head of Crop Science at Bayer, talked about the potential for digital farming.</p> Willie Vogt EPA approves new Agrisure® trait stack from Syngenta http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/epa-approves-new-agrisure-trait-stack-syngenta <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>Agrisure<sup>&reg;</sup> 3120 E-Z Refuge<sup>&reg;</sup>, a new trait stack from Syngenta, has received registration approval from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).</p> <p>Agrisure 3120 E-Z Refuge offers above-ground insect control, featuring two modes of action against corn borer and control of ear-feeding insects, with the convenience of an integrated refuge product.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotech-traits/epa-approves-new-agrisure-trait-stack-syngenta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Biotechnology Western corn rootworm Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:21:00 +0000 85231 at http://farmindustrynews.com Future predictions, x-ray vision, tech advancement http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/future-predictions-x-ray-vision-tech-advancement <div class="node-body gallery-body">From Star Trek to gene editing, from tech adoption to exploding cell phone batteries, this installment covers a wide range of hot happenings this week.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/future-predictions-x-ray-vision-tech-advancement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/future-predictions-x-ray-vision-tech-advancement#comments Internet of Things Practices and Systems Electronics and digital equipment Fri, 09 Sep 2016 21:07:00 +0000 85161 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Apple is breaking away from wires with new Air Pods</p> Sentera enables UAV flight planning that far exceeds battery life http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-guidance/sentera-enables-uav-flight-planning-far-exceeds-battery-life <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p><em>AgVault Mobile App 2.0 battery Swap Feature Revolutionizes UAV Flight Planning and Data Capture</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-guidance/sentera-enables-uav-flight-planning-far-exceeds-battery-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Precision Farming Thu, 08 Sep 2016 12:46:21 +0000 85141 at http://farmindustrynews.com The rise of digital farming http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/rise-digital-farming <div class="node-body blog-body">Data-focused agriculture is no longer a new idea, but there are still new ways companies want to engage you and your farm's information.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/rise-digital-farming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/rise-digital-farming#comments Technology BASF Bayer CropScience Precision Farming Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 08 Sep 2016 05:05:00 +0000 85131 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Digital farming is on the rise, as BASF and Bayer discuss their latest plans.</p> Agco farm show launch highlights range of machines http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/agco-farm-show-launch-highlights-range-machines <div class="node-body gallery-body">From the official launch of the Challenger 1000 to new machines in the global tractor line, the company shares the latest.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/agco-farm-show-launch-highlights-range-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/agco-farm-show-launch-highlights-range-machines#comments Technology AGCO Farm Progress Show Tue, 06 Sep 2016 20:18:00 +0000 85101 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Agco launches premium mid-size tractor and rounds out the global lineup</p>