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    The Future of Plant Breeding in Africa: An Interview With Dr. Rita Mumm Image

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    11-29-21

    The Future of Plant Breeding in Africa: An Interview With Dr. Rita Mumm

    By 2050, earth's population is expected to exceed 9 billion people. Sustainability is about more than just protecting our current planetary boundaries, it's also about our ability to meet the needs of the next generation of humans.
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    11-23-21

    Working Remotely on the Farm

    The COVID-19 pandemic has shut down nearly every border worldwide, which means many of the seasonal farmworkers who travel to plant and harvest much of the world’s crops are stuck in place.
    How Has Technology Changed Farming? Image

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    11-09-21

    How Has Technology Changed Farming?

    Aided by significant advancements in technology, farming innovation really began to pick up during the second half of the 20th century and into the beginning of the 21st century.
    The Rising Sustainability Challenge Image

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    10-27-21

    The Rising Sustainability Challenge

    Vertical indoor farms are helping farmers reach incredible heights in sustainability.
    Keeping Carbon in Check Image

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    10-20-21

    Keeping Carbon in Check

    Agriculture is taking two complementary approaches to address climate change: reducing carbon emissions and pulling carbon out of the atmosphere and into the soil where it benefits crops and entire ecosystems.
    The Smart Farming Revolution Image

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    10-13-21

    The Smart Farming Revolution

    Everyone has their own idea of what life on a farm looks like — and many people might be surprised by how different agriculture is compared to what they imagine.
    Harvesting Data: A New, Digital Approach Mitigating Agricultural Risk Image

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    09-29-21

    Harvesting Data: A New, Digital Approach Mitigating Agricultural Risk

    Throughout my career in agriculture, I've been inspired by how eagerly growers have embraced progress. Today's farmer is tech-savvy and open to digital tools – ranging from apps and GPS to AI and machine learning – that can fuel smarter and more productive decisions.
    The Right Levers to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Image

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    09-22-21

    The Right Levers to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    With our partners, we’re promoting tools and strategies that help growers increase their resilience to extreme weather brought about by climate change and reduce their own GHG emissions, all while growing healthy and sustainable crops.
    Automated Agricultural Helpers: Ripe for Robots Image

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    09-08-21

    Automated Agricultural Helpers: Ripe for Robots

    Agriculture must become more efficient: Robots and autonomous supertractors are one important solution.
    Technology in Agriculture: How Has Technology Changed Farming? Image

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    08-30-21

    Technology in Agriculture: How Has Technology Changed Farming?

    Agriculture technologies advanced rapidly in the second half of the 20th century and at the beginning of the 21st century. These developments forever changed the way farmers work.
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