Ag Tech

Instant crop N analysis to boost fertiliser efficiency

The Croptune app is available for a range of crops including wheat, rice and cotton to gauge plant nitrogen needs during the growing season…Read More

Grain Central, November 29, 2022

evokeAG to bring Down to Earth view to 2023

Dates are set for evokeAg 2023, where guest speakers from around Australia and the world will look at where innovation is taking cropping, livestock and investment…Read More

Grain Central, October 31, 2022

Innovations to map soil constraints in 3D

A means of digitally mapping soil constraints is being developed to scope soil constraints and how they can limit plant-available water…Read More

Grain Central, October 19, 2022

GoMicro’s AI sows seeds for objective assessment

Hand-held technology developed by Adelaide and Singapore-based company GoMicro is enabling objective assessment of grain and pulse samples…Read More

Grain Central, September 28, 2022

Interdisciplinary approach needed for cotton

An interdisciplinary approach to cotton agronomy and production will be needed to overcome future challenges including climate change, according to CSD’s Mike Bange…Read More

Emma Alsop, September 26, 2022

Positive start to WA electric weed control trials

WA grain growers and others in primary industries are set to benefit from Australian trials of a device that kills weeds with electricity…Read More

Grain Central, August 8, 2022

More industry support needed to breach agtech divide

Growers need more on-farm support and a clear framework from regulators and industry if they are to be more open to adopting digital agtech and data-driven farming practices, according to QUT research…Read More

Emma Alsop, July 18, 2022

US investor launches agtech fund, Vic headquarters

SVG Ventures has announced it will establish a headquarters in Melbourne and launch a $50M venture fund to facilitate agtech sector growth in Australia and New Zealand…Read More

Grain Central, July 18, 2022

SA project to trace grain from paddock to brewery

South Australian grain growers will participate in a new collaboration between Coopers Brewery, Grain Producers SA and AgTech company Trust Provenance, which will see barley tracked and traced from paddock-to-beverage…Read More

Grain Central, July 11, 2022

VR nitrogen delivers for diverse NSW growers

A DataFarming webinar heard how growers keen to maximise their spend on nitrogen and navigate seasonal issues are using variable-rate applications in different scenarios…Read More

Liz Wells, July 4, 2022

New agtech to ensure more uniform pulse classification

South Australian husband and wife team Andrew Hannon and Anna Falkiner are working towards creating a more uniform pulse classification system, with their artificial intelligence-based technology, Cropify…Read More

Emma Alsop, July 1, 2022

Agtech can help with labour shortage, conference hears + PICS

For the past five years, agtech companies have been popping up across the country, pitching new and improved ways to solve problems on farm…Read More

Eric Barker, June 23, 2022

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