HortiBiz is Media Partner of Smart Farming Conference which takes place on June 29, 2017, at Villa Flora, Venlo, The Netherlands.
HortiBiz was introduced in 2012 and consists of the online news portal HortiBiz.com, a free daily digital newsletter and HortiBiz magazine. HortiBiz focuses on the international horticulture and reports mainly about greenhouse grown vegetables, strawberries, flowers and potted plants. Specific themes such as technique, innovation, cultivation, crop protection, etc. Continue reading “HortiBiz is Media Partner of Smart Farming Conference”
FarmBot is an opensource and scalable automated precision farming machine and software package designed from the ground up with today’s technologies. Similar to today’s 3D printers and CNC milling machines, FarmBot hardware employs linear guides in the X, Y, and Z directions that allow for tooling such as plows, seed injectors, watering nozzles, and sensors, to be precisely positioned and used on the plants and soil. Continue reading “Farmbot, an open-source automated precision farming machine (VIDEO).”
Satellite imagery used in management and harvesting of wine grapes. Pilot projects at four vineyards in Northern Greece have confirmed that satellite imagery may be used by agronomists and winemakers in optimising the management and harvesting of wine grapes. Vana Giavi and Penelope Richardson report Continue reading “Satellite imagery used in management and harvesting of wine grapes”