In the immediate term, the Beecham Research report says that smart farming will allow farmers and growers to improve productivity and reduce waste, ranging from the quantity of fertiliser used to the number of journeys made by farm vehicles. Continue reading “Farming industry must embrace the Internet of Things to ‘grow enough food’”
GE helps grain-equipment company TempuTech put sensors, big-data analysis, and cloud-based reporting to work with an Internet of Things service.
GE has been a pioneer of what it calls the Industrial Internet, instrumenting equipment with sensors, capturing data at scale, and using data analysis to predict and improve performance. Now GE Intelligent Platforms, a unit of the industrial giant, is packaging up its technology and expertise and making it available to Internet of Things (IoT) wannabes. Continue reading “GE Powers Internet Of Agriculture”
MTS Systems Corporation announced its multiple enabling technologies for the precision agriculture industry, including position feedback sensors that enhance the performance of GPS-guided systems that are designed to increase the efficiency of farm equipment and crop yields. Continue reading “MTS Sensors Advance Precision Farming Technology”