The world’s first fully automated vegetable farm has been announced in Japan.
German manufacturer Bosch has shown off one of the world’s most efficient and specialised farming robots.
A new study has found that exposure of neonicotinoid pesticides affects the pollination services provided by bumblebees, resulting in the decrease in crop quality of apple trees.
The United Nations General Assembly last week formally adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a 17-point plan to eradicate global poverty, which also formally recognised the negative impact of tobacco consumption on health, wealth, and development around the world.
Kubota Manufacturing of America yesterday broke ground at its 502,000 square-foot manufacturing facility at Gateway Industrial Centre, in Gainesville-Hall County, Georgia.
New research has shown a link between the use of fungicides on crops and the decline of wild bee populations.
Indoor Harvest, a design build contractor of commercial grade aeroponic and hydroponic fixtures urban agriculture has announced a letter of intent with PUE 1.0 to design and build an engineered HVAC system for use in building integrated agriculture.
The world’s largest indoor vertical farm is set to be built in New Jersey.
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine recently investigated the possible tumor-forming role of a sugar called Neu5Gc, which is naturally found in most mammals but not in humans.
Food-processing company Archer Daniels Midland Company yesterday announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its global cocoa business to Olam International for $1.3bn.