Category Archives: Agriculture

Why Israel is the leader of the $100B medical marijuana market

Opening the CannaTech conference earlier this month, former Israeli prime minister Ehud Barak quipped that Israel is now the “land of milk, honey and cannabis.” Given the recent performance of the cannabis-related stocks traded on the Tel-Aviv stock exchange (Barak is Chairman … Continue reading

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77 Startups Disrupting the Agriculture Industry

CB Insights: We define agriculture tech as technology increasing the efficiency of farms, in the form of software, sensors, aerial-based data, internet-based distribution channels (marketplaces), and tools for technology-enabled farming that doesn’t require the traditional setting and inputs. Farm Management … Continue reading

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Precision Farming to Reach $4.8 Billion by 2020

Source: GPS4US MarketsandMarkets: The precision farming market is estimated to reach $4.8 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 11.7% between 2015 and 2020. Guidance systems, in terms of value, are expected to hold the largest share of the precision … Continue reading

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Joseph Sirosh on IoT and Connected Cows (Video)

“When AI (Artificial Insemination) meets AI (Artificial Intelligence)” “It all starts not with data and analytics but with an idea” See also  Tipping Point for the Internet of Things and Connected Cows  

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Data Science in Agriculture (Infographic)

Source: Monsanto

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