Posts Categorized: Farming

IoT beehive protects bee life

A startup has developed a new sustainable beehive with IoT connectivity to eradicate deadly mites and keep bees safe.

Natural pesticide does not harm insects

Researchers have developed a natural pesticide that does not harm beneficial insects by combining genetic insights with new plant breeding methods.

EU project develops robotic cucumber harvester

The robot cucumber-picker is able to harvest ripe cucumbers without damaging them.

New banana has edible peel

A new growing method has resulted in a banana with an edible peel and a possible solution to food shortages

Crisp packet codes track the snack’s origins

An international manufacturer of potato chips hopes to teach its customers on how their crisps came to be.

Startup aims to move large-scale farming indoors

A new building design from Swedish startup would create an indoor large-scale, carbon-neutral farm that can be fit into urban environments.