Tag: Research & Data

Farm Robotics Startups

The State of Play for Farm Robotics

A small group of farm robotics startups is taking on various farming tasks in the hopes of saving labor, adding efficiency, and improving precision agriculture.

insect startups

Who are the Leading Insect Farming Startups?

Since 2014, insect startups raised $124 million. Of this, $4.2 million went to companies creating consumer products for human consumption – the rest went to insect farming operations.

agrifood tech

What is AgriFood Tech?

Agrifood tech is a small but growing segment of the startup and venture capital universe that is increasingly capturing the attention of investors.

remote sensing

How Remote Sensing Powers Precision Agriculture

Modern sensing instruments have advanced far beyond simple photographic film. Today’s devices measure light, radiation, and heat by capturing different wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum, writes Joe Byrum.