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message 1: by Iain (last edited Feb 06, 2019 02:17PM) (new)

Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Thread that deals with future advancements in tech that will revolutionize how we grow or acquire food, improve livestock and animal health, and address associated population mortality and health issues(malnutrition, famine, etc.)


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Most Advanced Smart Farming Machines | Agriculture technology | Top 8 Latest Farming Technology

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gyUXK...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments The Future of Fishing Is Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1LuvZ...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Jim Rogers: Brace for your biggest bear market and invest in agriculture

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-aR95...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Scientists alarmed At DARPA's Use of Insects and bio-tech In Farming

https://youtu.be/T6ENYFliwUI


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Trevor Locke (trevorlocke) | 1 comments Farming insects for human food - many people believe this is the way to go


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Trevor wrote: "Farming insects for human food - many people believe this is the way to go"

Could believe it. Horrible though.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvQTm...

They already use bug excrement on food stuffs via Shellac(used for putting a shine on apples)


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Powering the Future of Agriculture through Google Solutions

Artificial intelligence is making a significant impact on nearly every industry, and agriculture is no different. Google’s tools are working together to improve the world’s food supply. From the Cloud to Glass, farmers now have millions of vital images and data points available to them within seconds. In this session, you’ll learn how products such as the Google Cloud Platform, TensorFlow and AutoML are working in the field, as well as how you can use them across any industry to make a profound difference for your business.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fEv_Y...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Watch This AI Robot Pick Peppers With A Tiny Saw

Sweeper is a EU-backed pepper-picking robot meant to combat farming labor shortages. Researchers expect to have a commercial version available in three to five years.

Farming worker shortages are getting worse. In a survey by the California Farm Bureau Federation last year, 55 percent of the 762 farmers surveyed said they had experienced employee shortages. That's why researchers are now trying to tackle this problem with robots.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5chk9...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Iain wrote: "Watch This AI Robot Pick Peppers With A Tiny Saw

Sweeper is a EU-backed pepper-picking robot meant to combat farming labor shortages. Researchers expect to have a commercial version available in t..."


One of the current drawbacks in robotics and automation is the inability for machine to replicate the intricate movement possessed by the 'human hand'.

Expect more displacement in the areas above and beyond when they start to 'master' this area


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Robotics Professor to AgTech Entrepreneur

Johnny Park, CEO of the Wabash Heartland Innovation Network (WHIN), highlights new careers in AgTech that bring IoT, machine learning, and robotics to life in agriculture at the FFA Blue Room, which took place at the 2018 National FFA Convention.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKjxB...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments How 'AI Farms' Are At The Forefront Of China's Global Ambitions

As China’s economy slows and rising wages make manufacturing less competitive, the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is turning to technology to arrest the slide. Strategic technologies such as AI are a key focus.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GAZ9s...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Drones, robots, and super sperm - the future of farming | DW Documentary (Farming documentary)

The future of farming: Driverless tractors, drones and robots. How is the agriculture industry changing as digital technology develops?

https://youtu.be/qwNVNE83Udo


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Rise of the farmbots

Start-ups and industrial giants are racing to create new farm machines that will boost production and profits. Investment is booming in robots that can get rid of weeds, cut the use of pesticides and harvest crops, even if they still find it hard to pick fruit.

https://tech40.ft.com/videos/rise-of-...


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Iain McKenzie (Iain_mckenzie) | 1553 comments Agrotech, the smart agriculture IoT platform to maximize your crop yield

Connect with David Bordonada, Libelium's Sales Area Manager Smart Agriculture, for a free live webinar on this issue, "Agrotech, the smart agriculture IoT platform to maximize your crop yield" on Tuesday, April 2nd at 16.00 (CET).

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list...


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