How Veo Robotics' tech helps humans and robots work closer together - Business Insider
April 14, 2019 - How Veo Robotics' tech helps humans and robots work closer together Business InsiderVeo Robotics has raised a total of $28 million for its technology that gives dangerous industrial robots eyes and allows them to operate alongside humans.
'Companies are seldom treated like this': how Huawei fought back - The Guardian
April 19, 2019 - 'Companies are seldom treated like this': how Huawei fought back The GuardianA pillar box red electric train connects Paris, Verona and Grenada via Budapest's Liberty Bridge and on to Heidelberg Castle in a 120-hectare fantasy business ...
Advice on lighting dairy sheds to lift milk production - FarmersWeekly
April 7, 2019 - Advice on lighting dairy sheds to lift milk production FarmersWeeklyFrom feed sources to cow comfort, there are number of factors which influence milk production in dairy cattle. Among them is lighting, which – when.
The Cow-Milking Robots Keeping Small Farms in Business - The Atlantic
October 11, 2018 - The Cow-Milking Robots Keeping Small Farms in Business The AtlanticAround the country, dairy farms are struggling to stay open, embracing technology may be one way to make them more efficient.
Robot used to round up cows is a hit with farmers - BBC News
November 15, 2013 - Robot used to round up cows is a hit with farmers BBC NewsResearchers at the University of Sydney are testing a robot to herd cows. Early results show that cattle have adapted to it well and farmers are keen on the idea.
Henschel’s new robotic barn saves labor, improves family quality of life - Wisconsin State Farmer
February 13, 2019 - Henschel’s new robotic barn saves labor, improves family quality of life Wisconsin State FarmerWaupaca County farm family has risen up from challenges to embrace technology for a profitable future.
Dairy focus: Why one 700-cow farm decided to go down the robotic milking route - Agriland
October 20, 2018 - Dairy focus: Why one 700-cow farm decided to go down the robotic milking route AgrilandAgriLand recently made the trip up north to find out more and to see why Jason decided to install six DeLaval VMS milking robots.
ND dairy installs North America's fourth, world's 15th robotic,... - AG Week
June 4, 2018 - ND dairy installs North America's fourth, world's 15th robotic,... AG WeekLISBON, N.D. — You may have seen robotic dairies where cows approach a machine to be milked when they want. You likely have seen "rotary" parlors that put ...
Cargill plants introduce cattle handling robots - Canadian Cattlemen
November 22, 2018 - Cargill plants introduce cattle handling robots Canadian CattlemenCargill stated the robots direct cattle through pens by waving automated arms and using blowers and recordings. They are designed to work in mud, rain and ...
Cattle-herding robot Swagbot makes debut on Australian farms - New Scientist News
July 12, 2016 - Cattle-herding robot Swagbot makes debut on Australian farms New Scientist NewsThe newest member of Australia's farm robot fleet is able to herd cows, tow heavy trailers, and traverse rugged terrain.
How a dairy farmer has integrated robots and grazing cows - FarmersWeekly
October 26, 2018 - How a dairy farmer has integrated robots and grazing cows FarmersWeeklyInstalling a milking robot has freed up time for the Norton family to get better at grazing management and to design a system that maximises milk from.
Dairy focus: Robots bring an 'easier way of life' in Co. Meath - Agriland
March 16, 2019 - Dairy focus: Robots bring an 'easier way of life' in Co. Meath AgrilandIn five years this farm was transformed from a beef, sheep and tillage enterprise, to milking over 200 cows through three Lely robots.
Cattlemen's College Roundup: Hot Topics at the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention - Agriculture.com
February 1, 2019 - Cattlemen's College Roundup: Hot Topics at the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention Agriculture.comFor more than 25 years NCBA's Cattlemen's College has delivered thought-provoking, stimulating sessions. We highlight five topics industry leaders discussed ...
Alta. dairy family calls robotic milkers a boon for farm - Western Producer
October 11, 2018 - Alta. dairy family calls robotic milkers a boon for farm Western ProducerPICTURE BUTTE, Alta. — Four robotic milkers were a big investment for Favour Holsteins, a dairy farm operated by Klaas VanderVeen and his son, Eric. It's.
Cattle Herding Robot Takes Over a Dog’s Job - VOA News
August 31, 2016 - Cattle Herding Robot Takes Over a Dog’s Job VOA NewsDogs, helicopters and cowboys on horses herd cattle, and now a robot can help with the roundup. Called SwagBot, the ungainly looking prototype has four ...
High-tech Holsteins: Robots run Smiths Grove dairy - Bowling Green Daily News
January 12, 2019 - High-tech Holsteins: Robots run Smiths Grove dairy Bowling Green Daily NewsElkins, a fourth-generation dairyman, is one cowpoke who these days does his poking at touchscreens on an operation that would be more at home on an ...
Dairy farmers invest in technology as labor tightens - The Daily Herald
June 11, 2018 - Dairy farmers invest in technology as labor tightens The Daily HeraldWith workers opting for construction jobs, farmers turn to robots to milk and tend to cows.
'If it wasn't for the robots, I wouldn't have the cows' - Agriland
October 6, 2018 - 'If it wasn't for the robots, I wouldn't have the cows' AgrilandMichael Callan had to re-evaluate his whole dairy farming system. It wasn't until he visited a farm in Kells that he settled on the idea of robots.
Postmates unveils Serve, a friendlier autonomous delivery robot - TechCrunch
December 13, 2018 - Postmates unveils Serve, a friendlier autonomous delivery robot TechCrunchSan Francisco partially banned delivery robots because they obstructed pedestrians, so Postmates built one with eyes, turn signals and a mandate to yield.
The world's first floating farm making waves in Rotterdam - BBC News
August 17, 2018 - The world's first floating farm making waves in Rotterdam BBC NewsThe world's first offshore dairy farm opens in the Port of Rotterdam this year, with the aim of helping the city produce more of its own food sustainably. But will ...
Farmers invest in tech as labor tightens | BBJ - The Bellingham Business Journal
June 6, 2018 - Farmers invest in tech as labor tightens | BBJ The Bellingham Business JournalCalves peer out of their pens. They are kept in separate enclosures so farmers can carefully monitor each calf's health. (Emily Hamann | BBJ). By Emily Hamann
3 farmers who've made the switch to robotic milking to host Lely open days - Agriland
October 6, 2018 - 3 farmers who've made the switch to robotic milking to host Lely open days AgrilandThree dairy farmers who have made the transition to robotic milking using Lely's Astronaut robotic milking system will host open days in the coming days.
Agriculture in the modern age: Technology is transforming the farming industry - Times-News
March 14, 2019 - Agriculture in the modern age: Technology is transforming the farming industry Times-NewsAgriculture in Idaho is no longer the farm-to-market scheme it used to be. Gone are the days when growers produced a crop without knowing who would ...
Idaho dairies invest in robotic milkers - The Spokesman-Review
May 27, 2018 - Idaho dairies invest in robotic milkers The Spokesman-ReviewFaced with an increasing shortage of workers, Idaho dairies are investing in robotic milkers.
Milking cows on an industrial scale arrives in western Minnesota, and some farmers shudder - Star Tribune
August 11, 2018 - Milking cows on an industrial scale arrives in western Minnesota, and some farmers shudder Star TribuneSome farmers are shuddering as Morris-based Riverview builds dairy farms on a scale never seen in the state.
$15 Breakeven with Robotics - Dairy Herd Management
December 25, 2017 - $15 Breakeven with Robotics Dairy Herd ManagementWhen Mark Berning casually mentioned his farm's breakeven was about $15 per cwt, my ears immediately perked up. A $15 breakeven is pretty good ...
What's in Your Livestock Shed? visits a £1.36m robotic dairy - FarmersWeekly
October 11, 2018 - What's in Your Livestock Shed? visits a £1.36m robotic dairy FarmersWeeklyAgri-EPI Centre opened the doors of its state-of-the-art £1.36m robotic dairy unit in Somerset last week. Farmers and allied industries were given the.
Sexed semen helps build cow numbers and improve efficiency - FG Insight
January 11, 2019 - Sexed semen helps build cow numbers and improve efficiency FG InsightWith herd expansion underway at Lower Alston Farm, Lancashire, adopting a sexed and beef strategy is proving successful for building quality replacements.
Festo and Lely unveil new version of milking robot - Robotics and Automation News
January 23, 2019 - Festo and Lely unveil new version of milking robot Robotics and Automation NewsFesto and Lely have developed the fifth generation of a milking robot – called “Astronaut A5”. The companies say the strategic partnership between the two ...
Photo Gallery: Capturing the Everyday Horror of Dairy Farming in Germany - WIRED
January 2, 2019 - Photo Gallery: Capturing the Everyday Horror of Dairy Farming in Germany WIREDGermany is known for its efficiency—and that includes its bovine population. A century ago, a dairy cow produced 7,700 pounds of milk a year; today, ...
Absolute moo-nit: Look at this really big cow - Mashable
November 27, 2018 - Absolute moo-nit: Look at this really big cow MashableFriends, gather round. We'd like you to look at this really big cow (OK, steer) named Knickers, who is six feet, three inches tall and currently dwarfing his peers on ...
Dozens of cows are loose in Atlanta after a tractor trailer flipped - SB Nation
October 1, 2018 - Dozens of cows are loose in Atlanta after a tractor trailer flipped SB NationThe morning commute in Atlanta was hell on Monday after a tractor trailer carrying 89 cows flipped on I-285 in Cobb County, leaving dozens of cattle at large.
Best robot vacuums for pet hair 2019: Get your floors under control - Mashable
March 4, 2019 - Best robot vacuums for pet hair 2019: Get your floors under control MashableThese robot vacuums do such a good job, you'll be wondering if your pet moved out.
Robotic milking the first GEA Monobox in Northern Ireland - Agriland
October 9, 2018 - Robotic milking the first GEA Monobox in Northern Ireland AgrilandRobotic milking was always a plan in the Donnell family's plan, and when a 12000l GEA tank was installed in 2012, it had to be robot ready.
Cold and snow are challenging for cows, calves and ranchers - North Platte Telegraph
March 5, 2019 - Cold and snow are challenging for cows, calves and ranchers North Platte TelegraphThe extra cold and snowy weather this winter has been tough on cattle and ranchers.
Should We Be Worried About Computerized Facial Recognition? - The New Yorker
December 10, 2018 - Should We Be Worried About Computerized Facial Recognition? The New YorkerThe technology could revolutionize policing, medicine, even agriculture—but its applications can easily be weaponized, David Owen writes.
Editors' Picks 2018: Sustainability and the Environment - JSTOR Daily
January 15, 2019 - Editors' Picks 2018: Sustainability and the Environment JSTOR DailyThe year 2018 wasn't an easy one for the planet. Throughout the year we worried about how soon we may have to say good-bye to the Mediterranean region, ...
Considering dairy? Which system suits you? - Agriland
August 4, 2018 - Considering dairy? Which system suits you? AgrilandTwo dairy farming families will open the gates of their farms as part of a series of upcoming Lely robotic milking open days.
9 New Technologies for Dairy Farming and Dairy Cows - Nanalyze
January 13, 2019 - 9 New Technologies for Dairy Farming and Dairy Cows NanalyzeNew technologies for dairy farming promise to improve the health, productivity and efficiency of the milk-producing system.
Stonehenge was built with COW-power: Cattle that lived 8,000 years ago were used as 'animal engines' - Daily Mail
December 13, 2018 - Stonehenge was built with COW-power: Cattle that lived 8,000 years ago were used as 'animal engines' Daily MailArchaeologists at University College London discovered that the bones in the feet of Neolithic cattle demonstrated distinctive wear patterns, indicative of ...
How Robots Are Leading to Healthier Cows - TakePart
September 24, 2015 - How Robots Are Leading to Healthier Cows TakePartMy mother grew up on a dairy farm, where it was her job to bring the cows into the barn for their evening milking. It was such onerous work, she was still ...
Rotary parlor milks cow herd efficiently | News - Agri News
July 6, 2018 - Rotary parlor milks cow herd efficiently | News Agri NewsAgriNews photos/Martha Blum The milking units are attached to the cows on the rotary system after another worker has prepped the cows. After the units ...
Robots to the Rescue - DTN The Progressive Farmer
July 30, 2018 - Robots to the Rescue DTN The Progressive FarmerRobots and artificial intelligence can take decision-making and labor out of farmers' hands. Robots are being developed to help in fruit and cotton fields, dairies ...
Lab-Grown Meat: Why Cows Are Getting a Bad Rap in "Clean" Food Debate - Inverse
October 24, 2018 - Lab-Grown Meat: Why Cows Are Getting a Bad Rap in "Clean" Food Debate InverseA battle royal is brewing over the polarizing "fake" vs. "clean" meat framing. Lab-grown meat is being touted as natural and, therefore, superior to the meat that ...
4 Handy Helpers for Cattle Producers - Agriculture.com
November 29, 2018 - 4 Handy Helpers for Cattle Producers Agriculture.comThese latest products can provide big benefits around the ranch.
GAA players and physios turn to cow medicine to ease aching limbs - Independent.ie
September 26, 2018 - GAA players and physios turn to cow medicine to ease aching limbs Independent.ieGAA players and physiotherapists are among a growing number of people turning to a humble veterinary product which is being hailed for its medicinal ...
Holy Cow! Astronomers Agog at Mysterious New Supernova - Scientific American
November 2, 2018 - Holy Cow! Astronomers Agog at Mysterious New Supernova Scientific AmericanFor many astronomers, 2018 will be remembered as the Year of the Cow—after the nickname of a spectacular stellar explosion that has kept them busy for ...
Dairy focus: Striving for one million litres from 120 cows in Co. Donegal - Agriland
May 6, 2018 - Dairy focus: Striving for one million litres from 120 cows in Co. Donegal AgrilandLocated on the outskirts of Ramelton, Co. Donegal, Stephen Hunter has made noticeable changes to his dairy farming operation over recent months.
Researchers develop robot cow herder - FarmersWeekly
November 18, 2013 - Researchers develop robot cow herder FarmersWeeklyScientists in Australia have developed a robotic cattle herder, which they claim is better at herding cows than humans or dogs. Researchers at the.
To make more room for livestock, the Dutch will moove cows to a floating farm - Digital Trends
November 4, 2018 - To make more room for livestock, the Dutch will moove cows to a floating farm Digital TrendsA Dutch company is developing a floating dairy farm, which they hope to use as a proof-of-concept for future agricultural systems. The farm will use automated ...
Who Wants to Work on a Vermont Dairy Farm? A Reporter Spent a Week Finding Out - Seven Days
March 13, 2019 - Who Wants to Work on a Vermont Dairy Farm? A Reporter Spent a Week Finding Out Seven DaysThere is no clock in the milking parlor at Vorsteveld Farm. There are no windows, either, but a couple of hours into my first shift,...
Strong production starts with good transitions - Hoard's Dairyman
February 11, 2019 - Strong production starts with good transitions Hoard's DairymanThe transition period is critical to production, especially when discussing cows that excel at both production and components. “We really rely on our excellent ...
How UK herd achieved world top 10 ranking for milk yield - FarmersWeekly
April 6, 2018 - How UK herd achieved world top 10 ranking for milk yield FarmersWeeklyWhile many farmers are moving to grass-based systems to lower costs, one family farm in Shropshire has decided to do the complete the opposite in order to.
How robots are taking over the milking parlor, and why that’s good for cows and farmers - GeekWire
January 28, 2016 - How robots are taking over the milking parlor, and why that’s good for cows and farmers GeekWireMilking robots are on the rise, and mostly because they help cows as well as farmers live a more contented life.
I Ate a Robot Hamburger Before the Restaurant Went Out of Business - Hackaday
October 11, 2018 - I Ate a Robot Hamburger Before the Restaurant Went Out of Business HackadayThe future is upon us and the robots will soon take over. Automated cars will put Uber drivers and cabbies alike out of work. Low-wage workers, like the people ...
Nigerian Herders Face Threat From Farmers Competing for Land - New York Times
September 22, 2018 - Nigerian Herders Face Threat From Farmers Competing for Land New York TimesConflicts between farmers and herdsmen vying for land, which mirror the 20th-century range wars in the American West, are turning more violent.
Facing up to the challenges of TB reactors and housing cows - Independent.ie
October 27, 2018 - Facing up to the challenges of TB reactors and housing cows Independent.ieA few weeks back the first piece of robotic equipment arrived on my farm. I purchased a Lely discovery scraper. It replaced the 16-year-old automatic scrapers ...
Meet Fromaggio, a Countertop Cheese-Making Robot - The Spoon
January 14, 2019 - Meet Fromaggio, a Countertop Cheese-Making Robot The SpoonFor most of us, making cheese at home seems almost laughably unattainable, something for the Martha Stewart's of the world, not the average (or even above ...
RISE OF THE ROBOT BUTCHERS: Inside the transformation of Australia's meat industry and the threat to human jobs - Business Insider Australia
August 10, 2018 - RISE OF THE ROBOT BUTCHERS: Inside the transformation of Australia's meat industry and the threat to human jobs Business Insider AustraliaAustralia's meat processing industry is rapidly automating. Unions are concerned about workers' jobs while the industry says its approach ensures better quality ...
CES 2019: Everything we saw, from 8K TVs to amazing fake burgers - CNET
January 14, 2019 - CES 2019: Everything we saw, from 8K TVs to amazing fake burgers CNETThe show opened with a bombshell from Apple, closed with a surprise from Samsung and had plenty of news in between.
Chaney’s Dairy Barn to make truly Kentucky-sourced ice cream - Insider Louisville
August 17, 2018 - Chaney’s Dairy Barn to make truly Kentucky-sourced ice cream Insider LouisvilleStarting this fall, ice cream from Chaney's Dairy Barn will truly be Kentucky-sourced, as the farm will begin using milk and cream from its 60 cows.
Minimum Wage Boosts Are Great—For Robots - Reason
February 26, 2019 - Minimum Wage Boosts Are Great—For Robots ReasonIn recent weeks, Illinois mandated a huge increase in the state minimum wage, Pennsylvania's governor proposed to double his state's minimum wage, and ...
Hitting 19000L with robots at Holstein Premier Herd Open Day - Agriland.co.uk
July 11, 2018 - Hitting 19000L with robots at Holstein Premier Herd Open Day Agriland.co.ukMore than 450 people descended on Boclair Holsteins for the Holstein UK Premier Herd Open Day earlier this summer.
Devin Nunes is suing Twitter over mean tweets from parody account of his mom - TechCrunch
March 19, 2019 - Devin Nunes is suing Twitter over mean tweets from parody account of his mom TechCrunchCalifornia Representative Devin Nunes announced that he will file a $250 million lawsuit against Twitter, alleging that the company engages in “explicit ...
Dairy farmers offset beleaguered workforce with robots - BurlingtonFreePress.com
August 28, 2016 - Dairy farmers offset beleaguered workforce with robots BurlingtonFreePress.comORWELL - The robots are coming to Vermont dairies, replacing what farmers call a problematic and unreliable workforce that includes undocumented ...
Automated mixer, feeder added to robots that help run Clark County farm - Leader-Telegram
March 25, 2018 - Automated mixer, feeder added to robots that help run Clark County farm Leader-TelegramLOYAL — Two Lely Astronaut milking robots were installed 5½ years ago by Malm's Rolling Acres for its herd of about 120 cows. The Clark County farm's owner, ...
Robots to round up cattle shows the future of farming - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
May 21, 2015 - Robots to round up cattle shows the future of farming Rockhampton Morning BulletinTHEY are no phantom menace; the cattle in Queensland are now under attack from drones in a robot round-up. Cattle properties 1.5 million hectares in size can ...
Robots join the war on weeds - Western Producer
December 27, 2018 - Robots join the war on weeds Western ProducerThe prototype of an autonomous weeding machine by Swiss start-up ecoRobotix is tested on a sugar beet field near Bavois, Switzerland. | REUTERS/Denis ...
The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows - The Wall Street Journal
April 2, 2018 - The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows The Wall Street JournalThe fences that crisscross the vast ranches of the U.S. and Australian Outback seem like an unlikely candidate for tech disruption. But several startups are ...
'Field' test: Agri robots to be put through their paces on farm trial - Agriland
December 26, 2018 - 'Field' test: Agri robots to be put through their paces on farm trial AgrilandA three-year trial to test farmbots - farm robots - has been announced between the John Lewis Partnership and the Small Robot Company.
Giddy Up: Cow Camp comes back to McBain - Cadillac News
August 31, 2018 - Giddy Up: Cow Camp comes back to McBain Cadillac NewsMCBAIN — An annual event that marks the end of summer makes its return to Missaukee County today.
Modern-day Montbeliarde: Building this herd from the ground up - Agriland.co.uk
September 12, 2018 - Modern-day Montbeliarde: Building this herd from the ground up Agriland.co.ukHigh-yielding Montbeliarde cows and genetics imported from France, and modern robotic technology, will be the focus of an open day in Co. Tyrone.
New livestock technology unveiled - Western Producer
December 13, 2018 - New livestock technology unveiled Western ProducerCadman of Courtland, Ont., debuted its Contineous Manure Applicator in Hannover last month. The unit holds 800 metres of line, allowing for long runs of ...
The Farmer's Exchange Online Superior Dairy Showcases Robot Technology - Farmer's Exchange
June 15, 2018 - The Farmer's Exchange Online Superior Dairy Showcases Robot Technology Farmer's ExchangePublished: Friday, June 15, 2018. Imagine the Star Wars droids R2-D2 and C-3PO putting their many technical skills to good use on a family dairy farm in ...
Hexagrow Robot Packs A Serious Sensor Package - Hackaday
December 19, 2018 - Hexagrow Robot Packs A Serious Sensor Package HackadayAutomation is a lofty goal in many industries, but not always straightforward to execute. Welding car bodies in the controlled environment of a production line is ...
Study shows glyphosate may be killing honeybees - DW (English)
September 24, 2018 - Study shows glyphosate may be killing honeybees DW (English)Brand-new research from the University of Texas at Austin shows that glyphosate is hazardous for bees. For this study, scientists exposed honeybees to ...
New Lely robot processes fresh milk on-farm - Irish Farmers Journal
August 29, 2018 - New Lely robot processes fresh milk on-farm Irish Farmers JournalNew Lely robot processes *fresh* milk on-farm 2018-08-29.
Rivendale Farms marries high-tech methods with sustainability - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
May 30, 2018 - Rivendale Farms marries high-tech methods with sustainability Pittsburgh Post-GazetteChristine Grady has a pretty good idea why Rivendale Farms' milk and other dairy products are tasty enough to be part of the Pittsburgh Pirates' diet. A happy ...
California man learns he’s dying from doctor on video shown on robot - KFDA
March 11, 2019 - California man learns he’s dying from doctor on video shown on robot KFDAThe family was devastated when a robot machine rolled into his room in the intensive care unit that night and a doctor told the 78-year-old patient by video call ...
Dutch firm to test 'cow toilets' to cut farm ammonia emissions - Agriland
January 17, 2019 - Dutch firm to test 'cow toilets' to cut farm ammonia emissions AgrilandIt might seem potty enough to be an early April Fool, but a Dutch inventor has created an innovative 'cow toilet'.
Barking drones used on farms instead of sheep dogs - Radio New Zealand
March 7, 2019 - Barking drones used on farms instead of sheep dogs Radio New ZealandDrones that bark like dogs are being used on farms as farmers increasingly look to drone technology to help them with their work.
Robots milking cows? It's a worldwide trend, and Maine is behind on it - Press Herald
March 13, 2016 - Robots milking cows? It's a worldwide trend, and Maine is behind on it Press HeraldWATERVILLE — As Vermont dairy farmer Les Pike and his wife, Claire, looked toward the future, they had a problem. Too many frigid mornings of milkings left ...
Monaghan farmer finds his feet with a Jersey herd and a Lely robot - Agriland
January 11, 2018 - Monaghan farmer finds his feet with a Jersey herd and a Lely robot AgrilandCormac Quinn milks a herd of 80 pedigree Jersey cows under a split-calving system near Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan. Milking on a grazing platform of 16.5ha, ...
Farming's tech revolution to have losers as well as winners - Reuters
December 21, 2018 - Farming's tech revolution to have losers as well as winners ReutersROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Smart technologies such as robotics could revolutionize farming and even solve a post-Brexit labor shortage, but risk ...
Living off a land that both gives and takes: Cattle culture in Outback Australia - The Washington Post
August 26, 2016 - Living off a land that both gives and takes: Cattle culture in Outback Australia The Washington PostAn beautiful photo report of what the cattle country lifestyle is like in Australia.
Technology Helps Cattle Health Management - Agriculture.com
January 25, 2018 - Technology Helps Cattle Health Management Agriculture.comEvolving technology helps cattle producers detect sickness sooner, reducing repeat treatments and mortality.
Robot-raised lettuce - Western Producer
December 27, 2018 - Robot-raised lettuce Western ProducerYoung lettuce plants grow hydroponically in an automated robotic rail system that limits the need for any human hands to touch the plants. Each lettuce head ...
Take a look at America's first robotic farm - Agriland
December 30, 2018 - Take a look at America's first robotic farm AgrilandAmerica's first robotic farm claims to use less energy than other modern forms of farming. The hydroponics system uses 90% less water.
Automation Renovation: First Robotic Dairy in Kansas - Dairy Herd Management
October 21, 2016 - Automation Renovation: First Robotic Dairy in Kansas Dairy Herd ManagementRather than add onto the parlor, the Meier family opted to become the first robotic dairy in Kansas.
Jury Awards $289 Million In California Roundup Trial Against Monsanto - AgWeb
August 10, 2018 - Jury Awards $289 Million In California Roundup Trial Against Monsanto AgWebFriday a California jury found Monsanto liable in a lawsuit filed by Dewayne Johnson alleging Roundup caused him cancer. The jury ordered Monsanto to pay ...
Weedkiller weakens bees by messing with their microbiomes - Popular Science
September 28, 2018 - Weedkiller weakens bees by messing with their microbiomes Popular ScienceScientists have linked glyphosate, the active ingredient in the popular weed-killer Roundup to problems in the microbiome of honey bees.
December Restaurant Industry Funding: Food Delivery and Coffee Chains Score - Skift Table
January 3, 2019 - December Restaurant Industry Funding: Food Delivery and Coffee Chains Score Skift TableIt's time to see what tech and restaurant companies received a few extra million dollars in their Christmas stockings from investors in December. Last.
Have you considered selective dry-cow therapy? - Agriland
October 29, 2018 - Have you considered selective dry-cow therapy? AgrilandWith the rise of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), the armoury of medications available to farmers when it comes to drying off their cows is set to decline.
They’re Using Drones to Herd Sheep - Wall Street Journal
April 7, 2015 - They’re Using Drones to Herd Sheep Wall Street JournalSome tech-savvy farmers are opting for copters over canines; 'you don't have to feed it.'
3 dairy farmers to share robotic milking experiences at Lely open days - Agriland
October 22, 2017 - 3 dairy farmers to share robotic milking experiences at Lely open days AgrilandThree dairy farmers, all of whom use Lely robotic milking systems, will open their gates to share their experiences of robotic milking.
'IT'S THE FUTURE OF FARMING': Brothers add robotic system to dairy south of Carthage - Herald-Whig
February 4, 2017 - 'IT'S THE FUTURE OF FARMING': Brothers add robotic system to dairy south of Carthage Herald-WhigThe cows are lining up to be milked at Udder Hill Dairy south of Carthage. But it is a robot, not a farmer, who will do the milking as the cows crunch on feed ...
'Playing God' vs. animal cruelty: Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing - St George News
November 15, 2018 - 'Playing God' vs. animal cruelty: Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing St George NewsOAKFIELD, N.Y. (AP) — Cows that can withstand hotter temperatures or that are born without pesky horns. Pigs that never reach puberty. A company wants to ...
First robotic milking dairy farm to join Farm Excellence Programme - Agriland.co.uk
August 1, 2018 - First robotic milking dairy farm to join Farm Excellence Programme Agriland.co.ukTwo dairy units with very different approaches to milking have been added to the AHDB's network of strategic dairy farms.
'Cow Fitbits' and artificial intelligence are coming to dairy farms - The Seattle Times
April 7, 2018 - 'Cow Fitbits' and artificial intelligence are coming to dairy farms The Seattle TimesThe rollout of the transmitters is sparking tensions in workplaces as humble and old-fashioned as the dairy farm.
Explainer: Why US court decision over Roundup is big news for everyone - Independent.ie
August 13, 2018 - Explainer: Why US court decision over Roundup is big news for everyone Independent.ieIn what has been dubbed by many as one of the most significant court rulings ever, chemical and biotechnology giant Monsanto was found liable for a former ...