Q&A: Bringing the Internet of Things to agriculture

The Internet of Things, combined with a universal dashboard to access and understand the data, will help farmers make decisions about their farm, saving them time and increasing productivity. Read more


GlasCore: A landowner’s perspective

The GlasCore agricultural dashboard has the potential to transform the day to day management of land, according to the Estate Director of a Cornish estate. A single screen of simple to understand data has replaced 2ft by 3ft paper plans that had to be annotated by hand.Read more


Save time and money with farm technology

Technology has been described as bringing about a fourth agricultural revolution. It is transforming farming and food production and has the ability to help farms become more profitable and efficient.Read more


Does technology hold the answer to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in farming?

Pressure is mounting for a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from farms. Technology is becoming increasingly important, allowing farmers to understand their farm’s current environmental impact and identify areas for improvement.

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The Agriculture Bill: New three-tiered system rewards farmers who enhance the environment

As farmers face pressure to manage their land through more sustainable farming practices, on Wednesday (25 February 2020) Defra announced new policies for the Agriculture Bill which aim to support farmers' work towards environmental land management. Read more


The new Agriculture Bill rewards farmers for protecting soil

The UK's soil contains around 10 billion tonnes of carbon, that’s roughly 80 years of annual greenhouse gas emissions, so managing soil health plays an important role in reducing emissions. To do this, farmers need support for the extra time and financial costs it places on them.Read more


Sensors provide key insights into dairy production

Each year the UK's 13,000 dairy farmers produce over 14 billion litres of milk, with almost seven billion litres of the nutritious product reaching homes, supermarkets, restaurants and cafes. Britain's dairy industry delivers products to its consumers quickly and safely. Read more


How farmers conserve the UK's countryside

Farmers have long been considered custodians of the countryside. To continue this, farmers need to receive support for the time and effort they put into maintaining and improving the UK's landscape; they're already working in a highly pressured industry. Read more


Connections across the globe: The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit

With the estimated global population of almost 10bn by 2050, the increasing demand for food strains agricultural industries across the globe. The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit aims to solve this issue;
it is an international networking event for global agribusinesses, solution providers, entrepreneurs and investors.Read more