This post will explain what are some of the Internet of Things Agriculture-Farming vendors solutions used for agriculture / farming. Smart farm technology exposes farmers to a wealth of new possibilities that could increase their production. The information available to them through wireless sensors could contain data on livestock, crops, soil, environmental conditions, machinery and many more factors. These elements constitute very critical components of production … Continue reading IoT Agriculture: Agriculture-Farming Vendors Solutions
The progression from agriculture – farming to smart agriculture – perfect farming has three stages: Stage 1 Preindustrial agriculture, dating from before Christ to about 1920, consisted of labor intense, essentially subsistence farming on small farms, which took two acres to feed one person. Stage 2 Industrial agriculture, from 1920 to about 2010, tractors and combine harvesters, chemical fertilizers and seed science opened the way … Continue reading IoT Agriculture: Smart Agriculture – Perfect Farming
Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) is defined by the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization) of the United States as an approach that helps to guide actions needed to transform and reorient agricultural systems to effectively support development and ensure food security in a changing climate. Background The global food system has overcome great challenges before. But in the coming 50 years, we need to … Continue reading IoT Agriculture – What is Climate Smart Agriculture?