Monday, March 5, 2012

Google Alert - agriculture technology

News9 new results for agriculture technology
Letting the grain take the strain
China Daily
Since 2004, each document has tackled aspects of the agricultural sector. Published on February 1, this year's document focused on the development of agricultural technology. The publication partly reflected the country's unstinting efforts to maintain ...
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Tanzania farmers adapt mechanised agriculture
East African Business Week
He said the intention is to speedily move farmers from the hand hoe to modern farming techniques. "We are in the world of science and technology, but our farmers are still using rudimentary and old technologies (hand hoe). We want to transfer them to ...
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No-tillage farming test run set in Nueva Ecija
Business Mirror
PHILRICE, Nueva Ecija—A new farming technology that would help reduce a farmer's production cost and help mitigate climate change will be pilot-tested in selected agrarian reform communities in this province. In a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA ...
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Agribusiness of the future
Grand Forks Herald
Besides Swenson and Englund, other officials who responded were: Swenson: The major theme in agriculture has been technology and economies of size. Over the last 100-plus years, the increasing capacity of machinery has replaced labor.
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LUAWMS, UAF ink MoU for collaborating in agriculture research
Business Recorder (blog)
Faculty of Animal Husbandry Dean Dr Muhammad Sarwar, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology Dean Professor Dr Rai Niaz Ahmad, Chairman Department of Animal Breeding and Genetic Muhammad Sajjad Khan, Livestock Chairman Professor Dr Muhammad ...
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Govt allocates Rs 10b for IT park: Minister
Pakistan Observer
Peshawar—The government of Khyber Pakthunkhwa allocated Rs 10 billion for establishing Information Technology park to promote computer related education in the province, Agriculture Minister, Arbab Ayub Jan said on Sunday. "Govt is encouraging private ...
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Neb. lawmaker continues push for ag education
Maricle said students in high school and even the college level don't understand the modern agriculture industry. "Agriculture has embraced technology, but most people think farms are three chickens, a pig, and two cows," she said.
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Washington Week Ahead: Super Tuesday and an Ag Day celebration
Mark Critz (D-PA) 3:30-5:00 pm, US Farmers and Ranchers Alliance, The Future of Food and Farming: An Agriculture Day Dialogue. Is technology in agriculture creating environmental improvements and economic growth or perpetuating public fears?
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R&D show at IIIT enthrals visitors
Hindu Business Line
Apart from this, about 300 posters and demonstrations by 22 departments of IIIT-H in robotic products, computer-vision, face-recognition and information technology in agriculture, among others, opened up a new window of technology to about 2000 ...
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