26.05.2017

May 24th , 2017 -  Trimble announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Müller-Elektronik, a German company specializing in implement control and precision farming solutions. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2017.

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25.05.2017

SANTA ANA, CALIF. -- May 23, 2017 - Iteris, a global player in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, signed a partnership agreement with leading agriculture company Syngenta to provide ClearAg® with Italian language support, soil models and land surface modeling. It enables Syngenta’s customers to access Iteris’ ClearAg Platform through the OptiMais service, which is part of Syngenta’s recently launched national Mais in Italy project.

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25.05.2017

IBMA is very proud to announce a unique opportunity to call for nominations from the industry for novel biocontrol solutions that will make an impact on this rapidly growing market.

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25.05.2017

May 19th 2017 - Sentera, a supplier of complete data solutions to the agriculture industry, is making its products available at more than 350 retail locations in North America. Agronomists, crop consultants and growers can now take advantage of Sentera’s solutions for collecting and interpreting field data from the normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI). “We are excited to offer our solutions through a strong and rapidly-growing dealer network, where end users find immediate value in our turnkey solution, that deliver maps and streaming NDVI at the field, and high-accuracy data to cloud-based tools users” remarked Kris Poulson, vice president of agriculture for Sentera.

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19.05.2017

The Egyptian government's vast project to recover land from the desert and to introduce suitable technologies to transform it into arable land is being realized through agreements with companies from the Murcia region of Spain.

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10.05.2017

More than 125 ag startups from across the globe expressed interest in the 2017 AgLaunch Accelerator, many of which were referred by leading venture capital groups and farmer organizations. Ultimately, three startups were chosen based on their stage of business, product development lifecycle and need to access the local agricultural ecosystem.

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09.05.2017

The Climate Corporation recently announced the acquisition of HydroBio, an agriculture software company based in Denver, Colo. The HydroBio team will join The Climate Corporation, strengthening the company’s efforts to deliver industry-leading digital technologies to farmers around the world.

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28.04.2017

28 March 2017 - With SparkInData Analytic Platform from Atos, experts from the start-up TerraNIS are capturing satellite images with biophysical indicators that help farmers from La Coop Fédérée to learn about their crops and to optimize their farm practices.

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26.04.2017

April 25th 2017 - BASF has signed an agreement to acquire US-based company ZedX, a leader in the development of digital agricultural intelligence. The acquisition is expected to be completed within four weeks.

ZedX’s expertise lies in the development of agronomic weather, crop, and pest models that can rapidly translate data into insights for more efficient agricultural production. With the planned acquisition, BASF strengthens its digital farming footprint and further invests in helping growers take advantage of the increasing amount of big data generated in farming and beyond.

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25.04.2017

Jain Irrigation Systems Limited has been awarded the Poorigali Integrated Micro Irrigation Project by Govt. of Karnataka through National Competitive Bidding.

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