Agriculture Archive

Smart Greenhouse – Redesigning Plant Production

Greenhouse or more commonly known as a glasshouse is specifically created to protect tender or seasonal plants against the unpredictable climate changes. Alike vertical or indoor farming, a greenhouse provides a controlled environment customized for the plants
Jan 29, 2021

Vertical Farming – The Promising Farm of the Future

A not-so-helpful list of things and confused minds were the only 2 things left, when the family gathered to discuss about a perfect birthday gift for Uncle Robbie. The gift had to be special, as he was
Sep 23, 2020

Revolutionizing Agriculture with Center Pivot Irrigation Systems 

This time during the annual leaves our family decided to visit our ancestral home in our village. Well everything looked the same, except for the farm lands. Instead of seeing farmers watering the lands manually, we were
Mar 11, 2020

Global Agriculture – Food for the Billion Mouths of 2050

I was just browsing through the news channel on my lazy weekend afternoon, when a presenter on the BBC channel caught my attention. “There are too many people on too little land” he said. I did not
Oct 28, 2019

Smart Farming with Automated Feeding Systems

For a very long time, food and farming used to rely on the 20th century technology. However, things are now changing with the adoption of new and sophisticated technologies like geo-positioning systems, sensors and robotics being used
Feb 1, 2019

The Benefits of Palm Oil

Edible oils contribute to virtually every part of our lives. Be it being part of our cuisines, or used in making ointments and cosmetics to aid and enhance physical appearance. There are many oils that have been
Jan 22, 2018

Modern Technology, Drones to modify Indian Agriculture Industry

India is known as the second largest agricultural country in the world, rich in crops and cultivable land resources. The country boasts a rich layer of agricultural and farming fields spread across its length and breadth. Yet,

Drought – its causes and problems

Drought refers to that period in a year where there is scarcity of rain water which leads to dry and hot weather. The term drought is complex in nature. Drought can bring lots of physical change in

Farmers in Abu Dhabi expect a production rise this year

Abu Dhabi and surrounding Gulf regions have shown extraordinary growths in the agriculture produces in the last few decades. This trend of increase in business and revenue from the farming industry is likely to continue even for

Global Fertilizers Industry to soar to $ 172 billion by 2015

Phosphates (P2O5), Potash (K2O) and Nitrogen (N) are major nutrients in the global fertilizer industry The global agricultural industry especially the fertilizer sector which is one of the prime and a non- detachable part of the industry