Agriculture Monitoring Articles

  • TerraStar-X Brings RTK From the Sky Accuracy to GPS 7500

    TerraStar-X Delivers Near-Instant RTK-Level Accuracy Ag Leader announces GPS 7500 receivers will now support TerraStar-X, providing centimeter-level accuracy to customers across the Midwestern United States, with additional coverage areas coming soon. TerraStar-X delivers RTK From the Sky™ performance, and convergence in under one minute with two centimeter accuracy. ...


    By Ag Leader Technology

  • International Perspectives - CS Arable Services

    CS Arable Services, owned and operated by Chris Shepherd, started back in 1996 and was the result of a previous business partner retiring, allowing Chris to buy out the contracting part of that business. At that time there were 11 full-time staff plus a fitter. Fast forward to today and the business is a lot leaner, more efficient. They currently the have three full-time sprayer operators: ...


    By Ag Leader Technology

  • A kind of high efficiency Organic Fertilizer Manufacturing Process

    Organic fertilizer manufacturing process used for organic waste recycling process to make fertilizer, the return on investment is high. Products features of organic fertilizer manufacturing process: soil conditioning, overcoming soil consolidation and increasing soil air permeability. Reduce water loss and ...

  • High Capacity Organic Fertilizer Drum Granulator Manufacturing Process

    Drum granulator organic fertilizer manufacturing process is a complete organic fertilizer making line, used for organic waste recycling process to make fertilizer, suit mass fertilizer production. Rotary drum granulator is one of the key fertilizer machine equipment of the organic ...

  • From One Ag Leader to Another: Harvest

    Think about this: as a farmer, you only get one shot at harvesting your crop each year. Now think about how many things have changed in the past 10 or 20 years: bigger, faster and more accurate equipment, new seed technologies, better herbicide, insecticide and fertilizer options, improved water management, precision technologies … the list goes on. The first time you tried some of these ...


    By Ag Leader Technology

  • Foodstuff production - a culture of contradictions?

    Sample preparation of food stuffs with knife mills Again and again consumers are confronted with scandals in the foodstuff industry. The latest case is the Fipronil egg scandal in the laying hen farming in the Netherlands and in Lower Saxony (Germany). What actually do foodstuff producers and marketers do to avoid such cases? A lot, if you believe the rising costs in the area of modern ...


    By Fritsch Milling and Sizing

  • PeCOD® Analyzer Case Study: Dairy Industry

    The peCOD method for chemical oxygen demand (COD) analysis is well suited to the dairy industry as the fast results obtained provide information important for process monitoring and control. The processing of dairy products such as milk, cream, butter, yogurt, cheese and ice cream often produce wastewater effluents containing sugars, proteins, fats and additives that contribute to high COD ...


    By MANTECH Inc.

  • Food and Beverage Production

    DEHUMIDIFIER FOR FOOD AND BEVERAGE PRODUCTION In Food industry, the production, processing, packaging and storage facilities require good hygiene. So regulated and consistent climate control is critical. BAKERY Overly moist or dry condition is not suitable for a bakery room. So let’s discover some. BENEFITS OF DEHUMIDIFIER IN BAKERY ROOMS With a dehumidifying system ...

  • Greenhouse

    Greenhouse GREENHOUSES In the agriculture industry, Greenhouse is a very important part, which is globally utilized for the production of high value vegetables and fruits. WHY DEHUMIDIFIERS ARE NEEDED IN GREENHOUSES Normally, in day time, the inner climate of greenhouse is incredibly warm. Excessive heat and too much moisture will shrivel fruit and can easily devastate your ...

  • Material flow monitoring of foodstuff - Case Study

    Client: Manufacturer of foodstuff (France) Product: Feed pellets Conveyed volumes:   40 t/h Conveyor mechanism: Conveyor screw Installation location: in free fall after conveyor screw According to the client, the  FlowJam system ...


    By ENVEA

  • Online moisture measurement of wood chips in the silo - Case Study

    Client: Lime plant (Germany) Product: Wood chips Material humidity: 8 - 14 % Conveyor mechanism Conveyor mechanism Conveyor mechanism: Discharge through screw and rotary conveyor Installation location: underneath the silo ...


    By ENVEA

  • Online moisture measurement of wood shavings on a carriage - Case Study

    Client: Manufacturer of wood pellets (Germany) Product: Wood shavings Material humidity:   7-14 % Installation location: Sensor is fastened to a carriage What measuring process was used previously: no measurement According to ...


    By ENVEA

  • Moisture measurement of tree bark on a conveyor belt - Case Study

    Material: tree bark Installation location: on a conveyor ...


    By ENVEA

  • High Temperature Resistant Phytase

     High temperature resistant phytase is prepared by liquid deep fermentation and post treatment. Phytase is a special kind of phosphomonophosphate hydrolysis enzyme, which catalyzes the hydrolysis of phytic acid into lower inositol phosphate derivations and inorganic phosphate. Phytase has great potential and value in animal nutrition, resource and environment protection and human health. ...

  • Project Cal Poly University Research Centre - Cases Study

    About the Poultry Center The Cal Poly Poultry Center has housing facilities for 7,000 broilers and 7,000 replacement pullets. In addition, the Poultry Center has two egg production facilities—a two-story turbo house and a stack-deck house. Both houses are exact replicas of the facilities currently used by the commercial egg production industry. The Poultry Center also contains ...


    By B.H. Ruby Electric Ltd.,

  • EPA Registers Long-Term Uses for Sulfoxaflor

    On July 12, 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced in a Decision Memorandum that it has registered new uses and restored previously registered uses for sulfoxaflor.  EPA has approved the use of sulfoxaflor on alfalfa, corn, cacao, grains (millet, oats), pineapple, ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Greenhouse

    GREENHOUSES In the agriculture industry, Greenhouse is a very important part, which is globally utilized for the production of high value vegetables and fruits.  WHY DEHUMIDIFIERS ARE NEEDED IN GREENHOUSES Normally, in day time, the inner climate of greenhouse is incredibly warm. Excessive heat and too much moisture will shrivel fruit and can easily devastate your vegetation. In night, when ...

  • Lessons From the Field - Sean Croft - Case Study

    Sean Croft, of Arahura Farms, is one of Australia’s largest organic carrot growers and is interested in improving soil management practices through permanent beds, controlled traffic, using compost and the introduction of beneficial microbes into the soil profile. ...

  • Fish Farm Upgrade in India - Case Study

    AquaLifeNet has helped the Sultan Fish Farm in India to upgrade and expand their fish farming operation to produce a more valuable crop using our unique aquaculture system. The Sultan Farm is located in the town of Butana in the Haryana district north of Delhi. They had been growing an annual crop of 15-20 tonnes of carp fish in earth ponds, but they decided to expand and ...


    By AquaLifeNet

  • Indigo`s Living Map of the World`s Food System

    Two weeks ago, at the inaugural Beneficial Ag event in Memphis, Indigo was proud to participate in a growing community of innovators from across the food system. One of the questions we asked ourselves was, “What are the technological capabilities needed to catalyze the beneficial agriculture movement?” We believe a new way for seeing the global food system ...


    By Indigo Ag, Inc

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