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Precision Agriculture

Drones, Data and Insects: How Innovation Can Make the Food System More Sustainable

Peter Lehner | Posted 08.01.2016 | Green
Peter Lehner

Ag tech is booming, and it has the potential to redefine how and where we farm, including on fish farms like this one. (GoodLife Studio/IStock) Her...

Want To Prevent Future Hunger? Try Precision Agriculture

Lloyd A. Treinish | Posted 09.22.2013 | Technology
Lloyd A. Treinish

How many mouths will the world be feeding by 2050? It is an estimated 9.2 billion, up from 7 billion today. To keep pace with this growing population, global food production will need to increase by 70 percent. That means getting a lot smarter about how we raise crops.