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Researcher use wearables to keep sheep farmers one step ahead

Researchers at the University of Nottingham are working with agriculture industry leaders to address the challenge of lameness in sheep – and an IoT...

Farming IoT connections to hit 27m by 2021

Whether it's cattle, crops or agricultural machinery that need to be monitored, farming is proving fertile ground for IoT technologies.  The number of wireless connections used...

Chateau Kefraya cultivates smart vineyard pilot in Lebanon

At the Chateau Kefraya vineyard in Lebanon, an IoT-based smart agriculture project is drawing to a close – but valuable data has been harvested. Lebanese...

Italian start-up Evja launches smart agriculture platform for salad growers

A new smart agriculture platform from Evja, which uses Libelium sensors, promises to help salad farmers get crisp, fresh leaves to market faster.  Ready-to-eat salad...

Dell takes a fresh look at IoT with Aerofarms

Dell has joined forces with agtech start-up Aerofarms to propagate IoT and data science in the business of growing greens.  At Dell's IQT event in New York...

Kar-Tel partners with Cisco Jasper to deliver IoT in Kazakhstan

Telecoms operator Beeline Kazakhstan, also known as Kar-Tel, has partnered with Cisco Jasper in order to deliver IoT services. The telco, part of the Dutch...

IoT tracks ‘bee talk’ to help improve honeybees health

A graduate student from Simon Fraser University (SFU), Canada, is monitoring the health of 20,000 honeybees through IoT. Oldooz Pooyanfar is a graduate student in...

Norwegian salmon farmers Cermaq to build smart factory in Arctic Circle

Norwegian salmon and trout farming company Cermaq claims that it is building the world's first smart factory for salmon in the Arctic Circle. Following the...

IoT needed to accelerate global food production, says Inmarsat

IoT monitoring technology is helping the global agricultural sector to meet strict global import requirements and accelerate the production of food, according to research...

Fishing for profits: Colombian shrimp farmers catch on to IoT

At Columbian shrimp production company Oceanos, IoT is helping to tackle theft and ensure that shellfish grow to a bigger size, faster.  As seafood production...

Myriota helps Australian farmers keep a remote eye on water tanks

How does a farmer working in a remote region make sure that far-flung water tanks are kept fully stocked? For many, it involves regular...

Discovery Ag and NNNCo create rural IoT network for Australia’s farmers

Australian agritech business Discovery Ag and connectivity specialist the National Narrowband Network Company (NNNCo) are forming a new joint venture to develop and roll...