Jéan Roux

439 Flips | 6 Magazines | 19 Likes | 8 Followers | @jeanroux | Industry executive for GeoFinance solutions for a mining 3D software company, focussing in bringing the 'science of extraction, to bus of extraction'.

5 Potential Use Cases for Blockchain in Agriculture

<i>Warning: this is NOT another post about speculating on bitcoin.</i><p>Blockchain — the technology that makes bitcoin possible, can also be used in a variety …

Blockchain

How Blockchain can Revolutionize the agriculture industry

Before jumping into “How Blockchain can revolutionize the Agricultural industry?”, let’s deep dive into what’s the need to integrate blockchain into …

Blockchain

Vedanta sponsors “V-Fi” - community free wifi for Khai-Ma - Vedanta Zinc International

Announcements<p>Vedanta sponsors “V-Fi” - community free wifi for Khai-Ma<p>Details<p><b>Aggeneys, 14 August 2018:</b> Vedanta Zinc International (VZI) has today (14 …

Slow rural internet speed is our competitive disadvantage

Excuse my ranting, but I am so frustrated with slow rural internet.<p>In fact I am getting to the point of pure outrage on most days in trying to …

Bell contributes $500,000 to Manitoba agriculture and food IoT initiative

Bell MTS — the Manitoba subsidiary of the Canadian telecommunication giant — is looking to influence the next generation of IoT innovators.<p>The …

University of Manitoba

Wearables Reveal the Secret Lives of Farm Animals

The Internet of Animals has arrived. No, not like cat-stalking zucchini gifs and skateboarding bulldog snaps (those are so 2015). Across the country, …

Top 7 technologies in precision ag

SALEM, Ohio — Precision agriculture and agricultural technology have come a long way in the past five to 10 years.<p>According to Scott Shearer, chair …

The future of agriculture | The Economist

Factory fresh<p>If agriculture is to continue to feed the world, it needs to become more like manufacturing, says Geoffrey Carr. Fortunately, that is …

Precision Agriculture Adoption and Profitability | Agricultural Economics

Cornhusker Economics June 21, 2017Precision Agriculture Adoption and Profitability<p>Agricultural producers have increasingly adopted precision …

Profit

Precision weather technology can save time, costs

Gone are the days when weather forecasting meant predicting the weather. These days, it’s about so much more: meteorologists can calculate …

Can Artificial Intelligence Save Agriculture?

11 months ago - Joseph Byrum<p>Dramatic leaps in computing power have moved artificial intelligence (AI) from the realm of science fiction screenplays …

The Digital Revolution and African Agriculture: why we need to seize this moment

<b>By Debisi Araba, International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)’s Director for Africa</b><p>The game of football, or soccer, as fans would agree, has …

Farming

Bayer launches new Digital Farming brand xarvio™ - Bayer News

<b>Monheim/Hanover, November 9, 2017</b> – Bayer will market its Digital Farming solutions under the brand xarvio™. The company will launch the brand at …

Farming

Affordable Remote Monitoring, the Key to Unlocking Farming Inefficiencies?

<b>Precision farming is on the rise. The process involves the constant monitoring of the state of crops in order to provide the perfect growing</b> …

Understanding Precision Farming and Soil Morphology

The USDA Soil Conservation Service, now Natural Resources Conservation Service, has been charged with creating the country’s soil survey. This survey …

Farming

IRON Archives

In the overall agriculture market, the rhetoric surrounding emerging technology over the past half-decade has been nothing short […]<p>Helping growers …

Archives

Sensor sensibility

Canadian farmers are dithering when it comes to using specialized sensors, according to a Glacier FarmMedia survey.<p>In an online survey filled out by …

When it Comes to Soil Testing, We’ve Only Scratched the Surface

Soil is the largest living organism on earth, yet humans know far more about our solar system than we do the top six inches of soil on this planet. …

Economic Benefits of IoT

The rapid development of the Internet has led to the "connectivity of everything", which is gaining momentum as a popular social development trend. …

John Deere and the Birth of Precision Agriculture

Farmers were on the fence about precision farming, until Deere engineers made it more accurate and economical Photo: Division of Work and …

The Internet of Growing Things

Connected sensors and big data are changing how farmers grow crops and raise livestock—making food safer and better for everyone.<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is turning the ancient practice of farming into precision agriculture. Sensors implanted in the soil can tell you when and where to irrigate. …

The Incredible Ways John Deere Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Transform Farming

Pesticides are currently an essential ingredient of big agriculture in order to ensure we can continue to feed the ever-growing global population of our planet.<p>However, pesticides also carry inherent risks, such as the damage they can do to the environment and local ecosystems, and the hazards that …

Artificial Intelligence

Smart Sensors in Farming: 10 Startups to Watch in 2018

Precision farming is providing invaluable tools to agricultural producers as they face the demands of providing food for an ever-increasing …

Opinion

The agtech boom over the last two years is indeed astonishing. Farmers are becoming more open to new, emerging technologies and are more willing to …

Farming

Soil Sensors

As any farmer can attest, agricultural fields and the crops that grow on them are dynamic.<p>Over the course of any growing season, the conditions of …

Farming

Are drones the new tool for crop insurance?

One of the precedent-setting cases regarding drones and insurance is that of a tobacco farmer proving his insurance claim was worth an additional …

How Does Technology Fit in With Agronomy?

Agriculture today has been exploding with new advancements in technology, posing the future for a farm filled with data and information. Decoding and …

Farming

Farming’s most important crop may be the knowledge harvested by drones and the intelligent edge | Transform

Since 2011, farmer Sean Stratman has grown kale, cauliflower, broccoli and squash in Carnation, Washington. Then, a few years ago, he added a new …

Top Six Digital Transformation Trends In Agriculture

In recent years, technology in agriculture, also known as AgTech has rapidly changed the industry. In 2015, the industry’s investment in technology reached a whopping $4.6 billion—and that was three years ago! However, our population is continuing to grow, which has the potential to affect resource …

Machine Learning