One of the greatest challenges facing agriculture in Africa today is the use of outdated technology in farming. It has been such a headache that African governments have shifted focus and began funding projects that will improve technologies on seed varieties or increased production in arid and semi arid lands (ASAL). 322 more words
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Review of "Farmers’ managerial thinking and management process effectiveness as factors of financial success on Finnish dairy farms"
Heikki Mäkinen published a very interesting study in Agricultural and Food science in 2013 and it was a significant advance in our understanding of how important a manager is to a farms success. 1,195 more words
“UAS or drones, combined with developments in sensors, image processing, and management software are rapidly changing the science of farm and land management. While this technology offers exciting new opportunities for land and farm management, they need to be used effectively and in a safe manner,” said Dr Richard Green, senior lecturer and academic lead – National Centre for Precision Farming (NCPF) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Interest Group… 24 more words
The annual Veto Session by the House and Senate convened on September 10th. During this session, the Legislature passed a bill to benefit farmer’s market sellers. 61 more words