The Internet of Things in the Food Industry

The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming an important part of the food industry, from production to transportation to retail sales. The IoT is contributing to better use of resources and greater productivity in the industry as well as improved safety for food products. Simply stated, the IoT is a network of technologies which can…

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The Internet of Things is Driving Smart Agriculture

The Internet of Things (IoT) is enabling data-driven smart agriculture. The IoT is a network of technologies which can monitor the status of physical and other objects, capture meaningful data, and communicate that data over a wireless network to a computer in the cloud for software to analyze and help determine action steps. Typically, each…

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Understanding Farm Data

Precision agricultural and the use of sensor technology and hi-tech systems in agriculture has resulted in large quantities of data regarding farm conditions, operations, and yields in the possession of agricultural technology providers. Agricultural technology providers or ATPs are constantly developing new software algorithms to organize and analyze farm data collected from different farmers to…

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