• Ozo Innovation's eloclear in use

    Fogging improves packhouse hygiene and controls contamination

    Reducing microbes and pathogens on fresh produce improves product safety and extends shelf life of fresh produce. Ozo Innovations has demonstrated it can provide a significant improvement over existing wash systems using electrolysed water.

    It will be showcasing some of its latest technology within the REAP 2017 technology exhibition.

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  • Yagro connects farmers and suppliers with ease

    Purchasing farm inputs can be time consuming, as the options are not always clear for securing the best deal. Yagro solves this problem by connecting farms directly with their suppliers…

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  • Aspuna is breaking down barriers for African cassava farmers

    Although cassava is an important part of the diet for 800 million people in Africa, shortage of equipment for processing has meant production has been unable to increase. To meet…

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  • Omnia Precision Agronomy - software connecting agronomy and precision farming

    Creating the optimum seed bed

    “Omnia Precision software mirrors the way farmers and agronomists think when they look at a field,” says Oliver Wood, Precision Farming Technology Manager at Hutchinsons. The company’s new precision agronomy…

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  • potato yield model

    Agrimetrics brings Potato Yield Model to farmers’ fingertips

    As consumer preferences for potatoes become more specific, with both small (salad) and large (bakers) premium products the number of potatoes that a farmer can produce of the required size…

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  • WeFarm provides an SMS text platform for small scale farmers in developing countries that don’t have access to internet. Using a mobile phone they can receive peer to peer advice on their crops and livestock.

    Analysing text messages helps improve WeFarm advice

    WeFarm provides an SMS text platform for small scale farmers in developing countries that don’t have access to internet. Using a mobile phone they can receive peer to peer advice…

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  • Hummingbird takes flight with early crop health monitoring

    Hummingbird takes flight with early crop health monitoring

    The main diseases that affect wheat each have their own spectral signature, which means they can be detected remotely, even before there are significant impacts on the crop. Will Wells,…

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  • Revolutionary crop disease forecasting from fungal spore trap

    A new crop disease warning system being developed by Bayer CropScience can detect disease at the point of infection up to three weeks before the symptoms are seen. This early…

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  • Berwyn Clarke, PBD Biotech, at REAP

    A more effective test for TB delivers results in 6 hours

    A ground-breaking test for tuberculosis that can deliver results within six hours is on the cusp of commercialisation, says Dr Berwyn Clarke from PBD Biotech. The current method of testing…

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  • Sunny outlook for Prodata Weather Systems

    Sunny outlook for Prodata Weather Systems

    “Having your own personal weather station provides multiple benefits if you are a farmer,” says Peter Palmer, Sales and Development at Prodata Weather Systems. “Knowledge of wind speed and direction…

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