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Agmatix, NASA Harvest partnership to guide sustainability

A partnership between Israeli software developer Agmatix and the NASA Harvest consortium will be used to help growers and food manufacturers improve on sustainability…Read More

Grain Central, March 17, 2023

SwarmFarm raises $12M in offshore, local capital

A $12M capital injection will fund growth and development of SwarmBot technology and a SwarmConnect integrated autonomy system for CQ company SwarmFarm…Read More

Grain Central, February 15, 2023

GoMicro adds AI to lentil assessment

An app developed by optical products innovator GoMicro, to visually grade lentils on farm and at delivery points, has potential to eliminate trade discrepancies that cost time and money…Read More

Liz Wells, December 9, 2022

WAND goes live for Qld, some NSW growers

Temperature inversion warning system, WAND, goes live in Queensland, builds into NSW, for weather hazard insights when spraying cotton and grain crops…Read More

Grain Central, December 12, 2022

Zetifi raises $12M in digital connectivity push

GrainCorp and Telstra are lead investors in connectivity company Zetifi, which today announced it has raised $12M million through its Series A funding round…Read More

Grain Central, December 7, 2022

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

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