Grading the performance of crop producers in today’s production environment will be based on how well they implement the 4Rs. Putting the right nutrients at the right rate at the right time in the right place is the renewed mantra within the ranks of precision agriculture.
A holder of key patents to the Crispr gene-editing technology is willing to join a world-wide joint patent pool—a development that medical and legal experts think could hasten the development of new human therapies. Read moreRead More »
Dropcopter, a start-up company, used a hexacopter drone to spray pollen on five acres at the orchard. Co-founder Adam Fine told the newspaper the company has previously pollinated almond and cherry orchards. Working with Beak & Skiff marked the first time a drone was used to pollinate an apple orchard[…]Read More »