Next gen facilities

Resource This report reviews current best practices and technology for protected cropping facilities and explores research trends in the sector as first steps towards advancing the technological capabilities of Australia’s indoor horticultural industry and delivering solutions that meet Southern Hemisphere industry-specific needs.https://files.futurefoodsystems.com.au/P2-006-Next-generation-protected-cropping-facilities.pdf Compiled by the AAEP, with funding from the [...]
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Digital sensing and control

Resource This chapter, part of OECD publication Digital Opportunities for Better Agricultural Policies, published September 2019, details recent advances in digital technologies and analyses key drivers of digitalisation in the agriculture sector.https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/sites/367ac383-en/index.html?itemId=/content/component/367ac383-en
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Future crops

Resource This report reviews current best practices and technology for protected cropping facilities and explores research trends in the sector as first steps towards advancing the technological capabilities of Australia’s indoor horticultural industry and delivering solutions that meet Southern Hemisphere industry-specific needs.https://files.futurefoodsystems.com.au/P2-006-Next-generation-protected-cropping-facilities.pdf Although currently not commercially available, Australian native rice [...]
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Automation

Resource A series of practical, informational videos from Protected Cropping Australia, the main industry body for Australia’s protected cropping operators, large and small. Topics covered include: Layout & Planning, Greenhouse Set-Up, Irrigation, Nutrient Management, Cleaning and Sanitation and Pests & Diseases.https://protectedcropping.net.au/protected-cropping-toolkit/ This chapter, part of OECD publication Digital Opportunities for Better [...]
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