Cutting out the exploitative middleman was the goal for this new agritech startup that is revolutionizing farming for Ghana’s smallholders.
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A naturally occurring bacteria turns cellulose into a petrol substitute that gas-powered cars can use without requiring any modification.
A new method uses advanced machine learning technology to reduce error in yield prediction and make greenhouses more efficient.
A new interactive app use artificial intelligence to enable farmers to diagnose plants and determine the best course of treatment.
A new urban development in Dubai is introducing vertical farming that uses 90 percent less water than traditional farming methods.
An Australian artist has created 3D-printed robotic flowers to help save the declining bee population.
New Belgian energy company uses a simple turbine construction to create round-the-clock water-powered electricity for remote communities without harming the environment.
The robot cucumber-picker is able to harvest ripe cucumbers without damaging them.
With a smart, 360-degree swivel camera connected to wifi and a water source, the garden robot helps growers prevent waste, use water carefully and scares off pests.
French startup is using hydroponic techniques to bring organic farming into abandoned urban areas.
A new growing method has resulted in a banana with an edible peel and a possible solution to food shortages
An international manufacturer of potato chips hopes to teach its customers on how their crisps came to be.
The mobile device allows users to analyse samples of material anywhere and can be used in almost any industry.
A new building design from Swedish startup would create an indoor large-scale, carbon-neutral farm that can be fit into urban environments.
A team of engineers designed a carbon ink that monitors a plant’s reaction to heat and light, providing an early warning for drought.
A new company has devised a way to turn food and agricultural waste into bioplastics.
A multi-purpose device has been built by merging synthetic neurobiology with silicon technology.
The plant cultivation technology will help provide food for crew members on board the International Space Station.
A team of researchers developed an app that uses AI to diagnose common, and devastating, Eastern Africa crop diseases.
A trial plot has been sown and harvested using only drones and autonomous farming vehicles.
Researchers at the Institut de Science des Materiaux de Mulhouse created a new use for the billions of gallons of wastewater from olive oil production.
This food theme park showcases Italian produce at every stage – from the field and stable to the farmer’s market, kitchen and trattoria.