Agriculture Management Articles

  • Discovering the Classical Biological Control Approach

    This article was initially published on Freshfruitportal.com. As we wrote in the article introducing this series, there are three basic applied biocontrol strategies which are commonly incorporated into an integrated pest management (IPM) strategy; 1) Classical, which imports natural enemies from outside the local area, 2) Conservation, which seeks to enhance the ...


    By UAV-IQ LLC

  • Pet Incinerators for 2019

    INCINER8 are pleased to announce the launch of 2 new dedicated Pet Cremators for 2019. Based on feedback we have received from our customers and additional research and development, these are sure to appeal to the sector. The PC1 Pet Cremator is one of our entry level machines suitable for the processing of small to medium sized animals. ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Automatic Packing Machine For Food - Ceiecpack.com

    Automatic Packing Machine For Food - Ceiecpack.com Thousands of packaging solutions have been provided to customers around the world. Such as: seeds, nuts, pesticides, tea, frozen foods, dumplings, hot pot seasoning, flour, milk powder, hardware, bean sprouts, coffee, food additives, rice, yeast, waterproof coating, chemical products, whole plant logistics lines, ice ...


  • Research Station of the Ministry of Agriculture of Israel - Case Study

    BioFishency installation on the Research Station of the Ministry of Agriculture of Israel. ...


    By BioFishency

  • China-Israel Agriculture and Technology Town - Case Study

    Another BioFishency installation! Now under construction as part of the China-Israel Agriculture and Technology Town, Shijiazhuang, China, the BioFishency systems will be used to hatch and grow ornamental koi and Chinese perch ...


    By BioFishency

  • Success on the Farm Starts in the Cloud

    AgCompass has been a trusted technology partner to farms of all sizes for nearly 15 years. Sharing a background in agriculture and with Midwestern values, our experienced IT Staff provides one-on-one technology support. We help you keep up with technology by backing up your software on a daily basis and by installing software updates for you. The only requirements for the customer are an internet ...


    By AgCompass LLC

  • Real-Time Client Collaboration

    For more than 10 years, AgCompass has provided virtual desktops for remote software hosting to accounting and consulting firms that support agricultural clients. By simply connecting desktops, software is easily shared between the firm and the farm, seamlessly integrating record keeping for tax season and business planning. The only requirement for the customer is an internet-connected device and ...


    By AgCompass LLC

  • Tips for Using Beneficial Nematodes in the Summer

    Now that summer is underway and temperatures are steadily rising, we are getting a lot of questions about how to effectively order, store and apply beneficial nematodes in the heat. Beneficial nematodes are a great, natural and effective option for controlling a wide variety of pest insects this time of year. The ideal time to apply nematodes can depend on the ...


    By BioLogic Company, Inc.

  • Ethylene removal by chemisorption. Postharvest technology for kiwi

    Abstract  Iran ranks seventh in the world for kiwi production, with over 3200 MT produced in 2012. Kiwifruit can be stored for over 6 months under appropriate conditions, but fruit softening and fruit rots (Botrytis cinerea) can cause severe losses during cold storage, transit, distribution and ...


    By Bioconservacion SA

  • What is Pet Cremation?

    Types of cremation for a pet There are two types of cremation for a pet: Collective cremation: when the pet is cremated with other animals. The ashes are not returned to the owner but taken to agricultural ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Using Technology for Complete Farm Management - Case Study

    Challenge This case is about one of the world’s largest producers of potato specialties company based in India. The company leases plots for farming and has 2500+ plots spread across an area of 5200 +acres. Earlier, they used to record farm data manually, thus creating multiple inconsistent entries. A check on practices such as dehaulming & rouging, adoption of right package of ...

  • Digitizing Farms for Traceability - Case Study

    Challenge This is the case of one of India’s leading farmers’ producer company consisting of a collective group of 8000+ marginal farmers who grow fruits and vegetables on less than one hectare of land. They started growing grapes with the intent to sell the same to exporters and were faced with the challenge of meeting the strict requirements on traceability, compliance & ...

  • Digitizing farm for traceability, compliance and output predictability - Case Study

    Challenge One of the largest online food and grocery store that is determined to create an organic revolution in India. The company wanted to monitor its farms and ensure that the crops are grown organically. They were struggling with lower output yield and were looking for a farm management solution for ensuring traceability and strengthening sustainability. ...

  • USDA Eyes Bioengineered Food Standard - Case study

    On May 4, 2018, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) proposed a rule to establish the first ever National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard (NBFDS) mandated by Congress in 2016. This column discusses the proposal, what it intends to achieve, and its implications. Background On July 29, 2016, Congress enacted legislation amending the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • B&C Memorandum Quoted By Inside EPA Regarding EPA’s Proposed Confidential Data Transparency Rule

    On May 3, 2018, Inside EPA quoted the Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) memorandum “EPA Releases Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science Proposed Rule” in the article “Critics Doubt EPA Plan To Redact Confidential Data In Transparency Rule.” “For pesticide registrants, the rule poses significant potential issues,” the industry law firm ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • James V. Aidala and Richard E. Engler Quoted By Bloomberg Environment Regarding Proposed Public Data Plan

    On April 27, 2018, James V. Aidala, Senior Government Affairs Consultant with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and Richard E. Engler, Senior Chemist with B&C, were quoted in the Bloomberg Environment article “Pesticide Makers Back Public-Data Plan—But Not for Trade Secrets.” If the agency sticks with the $100 million threshold under the executive order, then the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • At QL Agrofood Indonesia Magfans just run and run - Case study

    Mr. Ang Bee Tiam from QL Agrofood Indonesia first bought and installed 96 units MagFans 18 months ago from PT Ansell Jaya Indonesia. Followed by another repeat order for 84 units. More orders –I have had no issues with the MagFans whatsoever. This is an extremely unusual situation in our part of the world, with high loads on the fans and many running hours, and ...


    By DACS A/S

  • QL Agrofood, Indonesia have had no issues with MagFans - Indonesia - Case study

    Mr. Ang Bee Tiam from QL Agrofood Indonesia first bought and installed 96 units MagFans in the beginning of 2016 ago from PT Ansell Jaya Indonesia. Followed by another repeat order for 84 units 9 months later, Mr. Ang Bee Tiam tells Mr. Saiman Widjaja of PT Ansell Jaya Indonesia that there will be more orders coming our way in the future. More orders I have had no issues with the ...


    By DACS A/S

  • Why consider pre-emergent herbicide?

    Resistant weeds, dicamba training, new EPA rules and regulations, and ag companies being bought or merging together have been a few of the topics found in many ag media and publications this winter. In summary, things are continually changing in agriculture and will continue to change. One of those changes that many, if not all growers, have experienced is how to deal with weed resistance. ...


    By Ag Leader Technology

  • Ideas for Scaling Your Farm Operation With Bryant Ag: Interview & Webcast

    Staying on top of your crew’s work is a constant task, so you probably have a good idea for how to best plan your crew’s work. But if you want to grow or scale your farm in the most efficient manner, equipping your crew for high performance is key. ...


    By Granular, Inc.

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