June 5, 2021 8:00 PM

Sustainable economy with smart technology

Farmers are constantly faced by various challenges, with climate change and agriculture’s carbon footprint the latest of these With politicians and consumers now calling for more sustainable food production, agriculture must continue to feed the growing global population and deal with the consequences of climate change At the company’s first […]

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June 4, 2021 8:00 PM

BASF Digital Farming and Pessl collaborate to boost fruit and vegetable production

Global research and development collaboration •          Combined focus on pest monitoring and management in fruits and vegetables •          Pest recognition and monitoring service for grapes and pome fruit from 2022 BASF Digital Farming and Pessl Instruments have signed an agreement to collaborate globally on R&D activities to improve pest management in fruits […]

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June 3, 2021 8:00 PM

Getting the most from your sugar beet crop

A particularly cold April has put more pressure on sugar beet farmers than usual, making it vital that every possible action is taken to ensure yields are optimised and able to fulfil their potential. The key to achieving this? A robust nutrient management programme Natalie Wood, Country Arable Agronomist at […]

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June 2, 2021 8:00 PM

AGCO enters into targeted spraying technology collaboration agreement with Bosch, BASF Digital Farming and Raven Industries Inc.

Targeted spraying technology can provide a significant reduction in herbicide use in growing crops and fallow ground, as well as night and day applications AGCO has announced it has entered into a proof of concept (PoC) collaboration agreement with Robert Bosch GmbH, BASF Digital Farming GmbH and Raven Industries Inc. […]

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June 1, 2021 8:00 PM

Don’t ignore threat from Turnips Yellows Virus

OSR growers should be aware of the risk from TuYV as results from a recent survey confirms that one third of susceptible UK crops are infected, with severe implications on yields, warns plant breeders Limagrain UK Turnips yellows virus (TuYV) is transmitted by aphids and it is believed that 70% […]

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