Southern Crop

Southern Crop

New 3D Model Predicts Best Planting Practices

The University of Illinois and the Partner Institute for Computational Biology in Shanghai developed this computer model to predict the yield of different crop cultivars in a multitude of planting conditions.

 

Read more

Related Articles

Drones, Robots Deployed As Farm Research Assistants

The robots aren’t coming – they’ve already arrived. At least, that’s the case at the University of Georgia, where a team of researchers use all-terrain rovers on the ground and drones in the air to quickly and accurately gather crop data, including growth patterns, stress tolerance and general health. Read[…]

Read More »

AI and Machine Learning Now on Farms and Growing Fast

Artificial intelligence is still in its infancy in agriculture, but the technology is being used through such tools as drones, sensors and hyperspectral cameras. Great potential is seen for the technology to help increase yields, fight pests and battle drought. Read more

Read More »