Apr. 5, 2021
The agritech startup Elaisian has raised $1 million in its latest fundraising round to expand a program that helps farmers identify and manage pest risks.
Dec. 21, 2020
Two studies in Italy investigated how nuclear magnetic resonance and ultrasound technologies can be used to determine the contents and origins of olive oil blends. The technology could be used to determine the accuracy of olive oil labels.
Apr. 22, 2020
Robotics companies and farmers can compete for grants from a program aimed at strengthening the European network of digital innovators.
Apr. 17, 2020
Spain's leading non-profit focused on agribusiness is deploying and testing a series of new early detection methods, biocontrol programs and biostimulants to help stem the spread of two deadly olive tree pathogens.
Nov. 15, 2017
This program takes factors such as the harvester's budget, potential climate risks and the level of synchronization between plantation and refineries into account before providing advice to olive growers.
Oct. 1, 2017
Spain's Atlas experimental flight center furnishes drone technology that is changing how producers approach olive farming.
Mar. 28, 2017
The founders of Elaisian say their technology reduced the costs of fertilizers, agronomic consultancy fees, and labor by 50 percent in tests.
Jan. 24, 2017
With legislation making drone ownership easier and more affordable, many farmers are could find a more effective means of crop monitoring and maintenance.